Andrey Paounov

Andrey Paounov

Andrey Paounov is a Bulgarian writer/director best known for his non-fiction films, including Georgi and the Butterflies (Silver Wolf winner, IDFA 2004), The Mosquito Problem and Other Stories (Cannes Critics’ Week 2007) and The Boy Who Was King (premiered at Toronto IFF, screened at CinEast). His films have been screened at over 150 international film festivals and received more than 40 awards. Andrey’s live action/animation film Three Sisters and Andrey won the Best German Short Award and the Bulgarian Film Academy Award for Best Animation. He is currently in pre-production of his first narrative feature, January.