Andrey Paounov Retrospective  

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Three Sisters and Andrey

Time has passed, but nothing has changed in the home of Prozorovs. Andrey takes care of his sisters as usually. With the help of a number of innovative technical devices he succeeds in maintaining their physical and psychic health. Everything is about to change when a mosquito appears in the November sky.

Festivals and awards

Sofia International Film Festival, Bulgaria – Jameson Short Film Award

Andrey Paounov

Director and scriptwriter Andrey Paounov was born in 1974 in Sofia, Bulgaria. He was a bartender in Prague, a cook in Washington DC, a gardener in Toronto, a boom operator in New York, and an accounting clerk in San Francisco. In June 2000 Andrey Paounov graduated from the Bulgarian National Academy for Theater and Film Arts (NATFIZ). He is a well known documentary director, winning the Silver Wolf at IDFA in 2004 for his debut feature Georgi and the Butterflies. His second feature The Mosquito Problem and other stories was included in the 46th International Critic's Week of the Cannes Film Festival in 2007.


Directors: Boris Despodov, Andrey Paounov
Scriptwriter: Andrey Paounov
Cinematography: Nikolay Nazarov
Sound: Ivo Paunov, Matthias Schwab
Producers: Boris Despodov, Ivan Pavlov
Bulgaria, Germany, 2009, 14 min.