Producer/writer/director Kiran Kolarov's Innocently Yours has begun filming in Bulgaria,
Shooting began October 11 and is scheduled to last until November 14.
The film is produced by Kolarov's Kolar Film-Kiran Kolarov, with co-producer Gala Film. The 600,000 euro budget was funded by the National Film Center (80%) with private investment making up the remaining 20%.
The central character is Alexander Paskalev, a former music teacher and pianist who, after 10 years, finds that one of his female students has been and still is desperately in love with him.
Kolar Film-Kiran Kolarovisa production company owned by the writer/director. The company primarily produces the director's own projects. Kiran Kolarov has been working in cinema in Bulgaria since 1978. His first feature film Status: Orderly elicited a strong interest in his work. File # 205/1913 (1984) on the Bulgarian poet Peyo Javorov was also acclaimed by critics. They Prevailed(1986) provoked strong discussion because of the film's main character, the ex leader of the Communist party Todor Jivkov, who at the time of the production and the release of the film was still in power. After the change in regime, Kolarov made A Spanish Fly(1998) and the The Rebel of L(2006) through his production company Kolar Film-Kiran Kolarov.
Gala Filmis an independent production company, founded in 1995. During the last ten years it has produced over 12 films. Gala film is acting as associate producer with Kolar Film-Kiran Kolarov for the second time. The theatrical release date has not be set.
Script - Kiran Kolarov Director - Kiran Kolarov Director of Photography - Emil Hristov Art Director - Petar Goranov Costumes - Boryana Semerdjieva Sound - Valentin Kirilov Editing - Svetla Kirilova Producers - Kiran Kolarov, Galina Toneva, Kiril Kirilov
Alexander Paskalev - Deyan Donkov Nora - Fani Kolarova Geleto - Nikolay Uroumov Vera - Maria Kavardjikova Marta - Stoyanka Moutafova Koev - Mihail Moutafov Bobi - Ivan Yuroukov Marcheto - Albena Mihova Zhuzheto - Rositsa Dicheva Zhechka - Zhanina Doncheva