Nikolay Vladimirov Vasilev
Nikolay Vasilev graduated Cinema & TV Directing in New Bulgarian University. He works as a screenwriter and director of documentaries and TV productions. His debut film The Way to Wisdom was distinguished by Cultura Animi Foundation. In 2010 his Fairy Tales won the special Jameson Award for best short feature at Sofia Film Fest. Later came the special award at Bulgarian Europe for Diagnosis and the Master of Short Art award for best Bulgarian documentary for The Way to Thebes. At the International film festival Love Is Madness held in Varna, he received the Bitter Cup award for Teo’s Formula, a film about the world-renowned teacher of physics Teodosii Teodosiev, which has stirred great interest not only in Bulgaria but also abroad. His latest film “Vaklush” about the life and ideas of one of Bulgaria's most enigmatic personalities had been filmed over the course of 20 years. The documentary "Vaklush" is in the top 3 of the most popular documentaries of the National Film Center.