Ms. Staleva started working some 13 years ago with the film Festival and is now deputy director of Sofia IFF. She is also involved in Sofia Meetings and company Art Fest, acting as producer, distributor and exhibitor.
"It's great to have the LUX Prize as a step in encouraging distribution of European films. Providing subtitling in all European languages will help the European masterpieces reach wider audiences. We all share the same symbolic heritage, the same archetypes, the same stories and values --- and cinema communicates these in the best possible way".