CEO / PRODUCER
Borislav is born in 1975. He did his first steps in cinema as a child acting in several movies.
He graduated The National Music School and then Drama in The National Film School. He graduated MS in European Audio-Visual Management in Media Business School in Ronda, Spain.
He established his first film music production company SIF309 in 1994. In 2003, he established (together with Viktor Chouchkov Jr.) the production company CHOUCHKOV BROTHERS, with the main aim to produce feature films. In 2014 he established Elemag Pictures (based in Leipzig, Germany), together with Tanja Georgieva and Jan Kruger (The Green Wave – Sundance 2011, JACK – Berlinale Competition 2014)
He is also a member of ACE (Ateliers du Cinéma Européen) and European Producers Club.
RECENTLY FILMS as producer:
18% GRAY, dir. Viktor Chouchkov Jr. , Bulgaria / Germany (in pre-production)
PICTURE WITH YUKI, dir. Lachezar Avramov (in post-production)
SON OF SOFIA, dir. Elina Psykou Greece / Bulgaria / France (Tribeca Competition Selection, 2017)
TILT, dir. Viktor Chouchkov, Bulgaria / Germany - Best Debut at the Raindance IFF (London, UK), #1 box-office in Bulgaria for 4 weeks in a row and 40 more festivals, Bulgarian Oscar entry 2011
RECENTLY FILMS as co-producer:
THE ANNOUNCEMENT, dir. Mahmut Coskun - Turkey / Bulgaria (in pre production)
WESTERN, dir. Valeska Grisebach
Komplizen Film,Germany / Chouchkov Brothers,Bulgaria/Coop 99,Austria
DARK SIDE OF THE MOON, dir. Stephen Rick , Germany
WHY ME , dir. Tudor Giurgiu– Romania / Bulgaria/ Hungary
Berlinale Panorama Special 2015
VIKTOR CHOUCHKOV Jr.
CEO / DIRECTOR / PRODUCER
Viktor Chouchkov Jr. was born in 1971.
His first steps into cinema were when he was just 10–years old with a main role in the feature film “Yo-Ho-Ho”, directed by Zako Heskiya for which Viktor was awarded Special diploma for a child in the main role at the Moscow International Film Festival 1981.
From an early age he started to pursue his dream to be a part of the film industry only this time as a director on the other side of the camera.
Viktor Chouchkov graduated the National High School for Fine Arts “Iliya Petrov”, Sofia and afterwards he got his Masters degree in Film Directing at the National Academy for Theather and Film Arts “Kr. Sarafov”, Sofia.
In 2003 he established (together with Borislav Chouchkov) the production company CHOUCHKOV BROTHERS with the main goal to produce feature films.
Viktor Chouchkov Jr. has also directed short movies, music videos, and TV commercials.
His feature film debut is TILT. The feature film wins award for Best Debut Feature at the Raindance IFF (London), Jaime Lyons Best Editing Award for feature film at Woodstock IFF (USA) 2011, Best Director at California Independent Film Festival (USA), # 2 place in audience vote at the Seattle IFF (USA). The feature film has won another 14 awards. TILT has been in the selection of 34 International Film Festivals, including Santa Barbara IFF, Palm Springs IFF, Goteborg IFF, Montreal WFF, Glasgow Film Festival, Transylvania IFF and Sofia IFF. TILT has four consecutive weekends at the top of the Bulgarian box – office and the film was the Bulgarian Oscars entry (2011). ТILT is distributed by HBO Adria (Cinemax) and has theatrical realise in Germany in 2013.
In 2015 Viktor Chouchkov made his debut as a photographer, his photos were shown in a photographic exhibition , which took place at the Vivacom Art Hall (Sofia)
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