Nataliya Atanasova graduated with distinction from New Bulgarian University in Animation Directing. Her graduation films have been screed at several international film festivals. She works as a freelance illustrator, animator and director on several productions, including “Puk” by dir. Anry Koulev, “Anna Blume” by dir. Vessela Dantcheva and “Arteida’s New Life” by dir. Tsvetomira Nikolova. Her first independent animation film is "Existential", part of the animated poetry collection "Mark & Verse", produced by Compote Collective.