ROSES IN THE NIGHT

2018, 11’06’’, animation

The story of a young girl in Ancient Greece between adult maturity and falling in love for the first time. In the shadows of the night she sees strange flowers, experiences unusual things, meets peculiar creatures and beautiful wood nymphs. Based on Les Chansons de Bilitis by Pierre Louÿs (1870–1925).

 

Pencho Kunchev graduated from the High School of Applied Arts in Prague. Since 1980, he has been works for Sofia Animated Film Studio, where made several animated films awarded at national and international festivals. Exhibition of drawings from his films were presented in Serbia and Slovakia. Jury member of festivals in Europe and Asia. His articles were published in Bulgaria and abroad. Lecturer at NBU.

 

Festivals & Awards:

Jameson Short Film Award, Sofia IFF; Best Animated Film; Salto Independent Film Festival, Balkanima, etc.

Script: Pencho Kunchev

Director: Pencho Kunchev

Cinematography: Nikolay Naydenov

Animation: Pencho Kunchev

Music: Zoran Simjanović

Production: Nu Boyana Film – Yariv Lerner

Supported by Nu Boyana Film

Contact: yariv@udaya.com, www.nuboyna.com