About

Production and Creative Direction:

Dobrina Manolova is a freelance producer and creative director working on music videos, film, and commercials. Since 2010 she has been developing Studio Murmur, London, together with award-winning director Ian Pons Jewell. Her work is recognised for its strong narrative and cinematic excellence.  
She writes scripts, copy for commercials, develops creative concepts, and supervises across creative departments. She has a background in Luxury Brand Management in Paris, and Innovation Management in London. Dobi also deals with PR, marketing, and relationships with film festivals. 

2014/15 FILM FESTIVALS:

“Angels” director Ian Pons Jewell                                                   
- FANT (Fantastic Film Festival), Bilbao - Closing Ceremony film
- London Short Film Festival 
- East End Film Festival, London
Encounters Film Festival (Oscar-qualifying)
- British Shorts Film Festival, Berlin


“The Trip” director Prano Bailey-Bond

- London Short Film Festival - Special Mention
- Winner Unchosen Film Competition 2013

 

Recent Awards and Nominations:

2016
Nomination Best Producer: UK Music Video Awards
Winner Best Urban Video: UK Music Video Awards
Nomination Best Cinematography: UK Music Video Awards
Nomination Best Video: Camerimage
Nomination Best Cinematography: Camerimage
 

2015
Nomination UK Music Video Awards - Best Director Ian Pons Jewell (coming up 5th Nov)
Nomination UK Music Video Awards - Best Urban Video (coming up 5th Nov)
Nomination Camerimage - Best Cinematography (coming up 21st Nov) 
Nomination Camerimage - Best Video (coming up 21st Nov)
Nomination for Best Director - Berlin MVAs
Nomination for Best Art Direction - Berlin MVAs
Promonews - Video of the Month
1.4 - Six of the Best Creative Music Videos
 

2014
Nominated Best Video - BRIT awards

2013
Winner "Best Video" _ MOBO Awards 2013
Winner "Best Song" _ MOBO Awards 2013
Winner "VEVO Best New Artist" _ UK Music Video Awards 2013 
Nominated "Best Video" _ Camerimage Festival 2013
Nominated "Best Cinematography"_Camerimage Festival 2013
Nominated "Best Urban Video" _ UK Music Video Awards 2013
Nominated “Best Video”_International Music Video Festival, Paris 2013
Nominated "Youtube Breakthrough" _ YouTube Music Awards 2013
Dazed and Confused Top Ten Videos