SOFIA: Bulgarian-born director/writer Kristina Nikolova is in postproduction with her first full-length feature film, Faith, Love and Whiskey with an completion date of January 2012.
Nikolova, who has an extensive list of cinematography credits, comes from a family of cinematographers and studied at the NYU Tisch Film programme.
At the center of the film is a bright young woman engaged to married to an affluent American, She panics, returns home to Bulgaria, and re-bonds with her old friends, returning to her past wild lifestyle. She falls in love with her best friend, an alcoholic, and must choose between him and her fiancé when he turns up unexpectedly.
The film is produced by Georgi Nikolov for Magic Shop Ltd. and Mollye Asher. Alexander Stanishev is the DoP. The cast includes Ana Stojanov, Valeri Yordanov and Yavor Baharov.
Magic Shop Ltd
Tel: +359 887 897 387
Cast and crew:
Producers: Mollye Asher, Georgi Nikolov
DoP: Alexander Stanishev
Editor: Sara Corrigan
Production Design: Sabina Hristov
Cast: Yavor Baharov, Valeri Yordanov, Ana Stojanovska, Lidia Indiova, John Keabler