CULTURAL ORGANISATION - SHORT FILM FESTIVAL IN DRAMA
MINISTRY OF CULTURE AND SPORTS - MUNICIPALITY OF DRAMA
Name: Crystal Frame ( Lyubo Yonchev)
Genre: Drama based on actual events
Tagline: To leave your child never is a good bye.
Synopsis: Sylvia is a young mother who emigrated to Germany to develop herself. One day she returns to
Bulgaria, resolved to take her son away. Alienation between parents creates events that affect the
life of the family. The way everything can go back to normal is just one ‐ the child.
Director: Lyubo Yonchev is award winning director, writer and producer born on 16.02.1983 in Pleven,
Bulgaria. He graduated film directing from New Bulgarian University. His professional debut is the
short fiction film "SHOOTING STAR" which has been nominated for the 29th European Film Awards
2016, selected and awarded at many international festivals. Lyubo Yonchev becomes a member of
the Union of Bulgarian Filmmakers (UBFM – Film Academy) and in 2013 he is elected as a member of
the Board of the Filmmakers Guild. Since 2016 he is a member of European Film Academy.
Fabian Driehorst founded the studio “Fabian&Fred” with Frédéric Schuld in 2011 to produce author
driven films and animation. In 2014 Fabian&Fred won the scholarship of the Wim Wenders
Foundation for the development of their first animation feature. They won several international
awards and honors. Fabian is an active member of AG Animationsfilm, ASIFA Germany and European
Irina Gurova is a young film producer from Sofia, Bulgaria. She graduated at Bocconi University
(Milan, Italy) in Master of Science in Economics and Management of Arts, Culture, Media and
Entertainment in 2014. Since then Irina worked at Nu Boyana Film Studios as a business developer
and at Dream Team Films and Solent Films in various positions on set and in the production team. In
2017 she founded her own production company, named iFilm Ltd. Currently the company develops
several international co‐productions and own short film projects.