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Documentary Filmmaker, Producer, ProgrammerLondon, United Kingdom
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Teodosia Dobriyanova

Documentary Filmmaker, Producer, ProgrammerLondon, United Kingdom
About me
A London-based documentary filmmaker, production coordinator and programmer. As a filmmaker, I direct, produce and edit short documentaries, charity and corporate films and music videos. As a programmer, I've worked with New East Cinema, InShortFF and VR OpenAir, and my expertise includes Eastern European cinema, documentary and short films.
Projects
  • THE FACES OF PROTESTSince 9 July, Bulgaria has been protesting against the systemic corruption and oligarchy in the government and the judiciary. These are some of the faces demanding change. Produced and edited by Teodosia Dobriyanova DoP Simona Kashova Runner Georgi Dobriyanov Special Thanks Lyudmila Georgieva, Lilia Nova, Teodora Aleksandrova, Victor-Asen Asenov, Riccardo Fusetti
  • DOCUMENTARY SHOWREEL | TEODOSIA DOB
  • 13 WEEKS OF ISOLATIONAn observation of life in lockdown as the personal and political gradually intertwine. Compiled with contributions from people in isolation around the world.
  • Midweek, A Market in Sofiaa short observational portrait of a day in the life of the workers at Sofia's oldest market
  • Postcards to The End of The WorldReflecting on the relationship between memory and space, Postcards to The End of The World is an essayistic short film about facing loss in the empty spaces once occupied by our loved ones.
  • A Single MumA short observational documentary about the dissonance between the daydreams and the everyday routine in the life of a single mother. Produced during MA Ethnographic and Documentary Film Practice at UCL Open City Docs.
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Projects credited in
  • Hammersmith & Fulham Safeguarding Report- Christopher & MikeOne of several short interview reports created for the Hammersmith and Fulham Council Safeguarding Report 2020. Created by Francesca Tesler & Theodosia Dobriyanova
Work history
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    Production CoordinatorMediorite
    London, United KingdomPart Time
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    ProgrammerNew East Cinema
    London, United KingdomFreelance
    Producing original content in the form of articles, interviews, and film reviews, as well as programme notes for upcoming events; Selecting relevant film content directly from the festival circuit; Collaborating with filmmakers, distributors, and exhibition venues to deliver new and exciting auteur-driven cinema from the New East region; Introducing films prior to their screenings and leading Q&As
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Skills
  • Ceative Writing
  • Adobe Premiere/photoshop/indesign
  • Client/customer Interaction
  • Organisational Skills
  • Film Programming
  • Video Editing
  • Directing Film
  • Film Production
Education
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    MA Ethnographic and Documentary Filmmaking by PractiseUCL
     - London, United Kingdom
    Bachelor of Arts Film StudiesKing's College London
     - London, United Kingdom
    Specialising in Documentary Cinema, Film History, Italian Neorealism, World Cinema, Film and Architecture, New Media, and Film Theory. Dissertation Title: "Surrealism as a Tool of Ideological Subversion in Post-Stalinist Eastern European Cinemas" with case studies 'WR: Mysteries of the Organism' (Yugoslavia, Dir. Dusan Makavejev, 1971). 'Daisies' (Czechoslovakia, dir. Vera Chytilova, 1966), and 'The Attached Balloon' (Bulgaria, dir. Binka Zhelyazkova, 1967). Marked First Class. Upper Second Class Honours (2:1)
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