Lyudmila Dyakova

Film Critic, Bulgaria

Born in Sofia, Bulgaria, a graduate in Film Studies from the High Institute of Theatre and Film Arts in Sofia. As film critic she contributes to various film magazines, review outlets and newspapers. Lecturer of  “Film Aesthetics” at the Plovdiv University and “Behaviour in Front of the Camera” for the “Author’s theatre” program at the Sofia University. Editor of books, related to film art, deputy editor and Editor in chief of  “Kino” – the only Bulgarian review for film criticism, theory and history. Member of the Union of the Bulgarian Filmmakers, the Union of the Bulgarian Journalists and the Bulgarian section of FIPRESCI. Jury member at numerous national and international film festivals.