Born in Bulgaria, Ralitza Petrova lives and works between England, Bulgaria and France. She studies fine art, and later fiction directing at the National Film and Television School in London. In 2007, she directs Rotten Apple, a short film, winning the Prix UIP in Berlin. One of her following shorts, By the Grace of God (2009), premières in Cannes while her feature screenplay, Godless, is selected at the TorinoFilmLab’s FrameWork 2013, the Sarajevo Film Festival’s CineLink 2015, and the Women in Film Finishing Fund in Los Angeles.
Source : Festival del film Locarno 2016