Andrey Chertov - Director of Photography A.M. Studio Production Company Contacts Filmography Photos Works

Born in 1953 in Moscow, Russia.

1974 - Degree in Cinematography in the State Motion Picture Academy (V.G.I.K.) - Moscow. The class of Professor Boris Volchek, one of the biggest Russian cinematographers and founder of the Russian cinematography school.
1975 - After a short experience working in USSR he moved to Bulgaria, where he has been living and working.
1975 - Cameramen, what is actually Director of Photography (DOP) - in Documentary Film & TV studio;
1977 -1986 - DOP in National Studio for Documentaries and Educations films "Vreme";
1986 - 1991 - DOP in National Features Film Studio "Boyana";
Since 1991 - freelance as cameraman (DOP and camera operator)

Worked with the following directors: Binka Zhelyazkova (Bulgaria), Bob Misiorowski (USA), Ermano Olmi (Italy), Dmitry Astrahan (Russia), Georgy Stoyanov (Bulgaria), Mark Roper (UK), Andrey Slabakoff (Bulgaria), Anri Koulev (Bulgaria), Grigory Chertov (Russia), Michael Oblovitz (USA), Tibor Takasc (Canada), Tim Cox (USA), Yossi Wein (Israel), Stoyan Stojchich (Yugoslavia)

The member of Bulgarian Association of Cinematographers (B.A.C.) since the year of it's establishment and a member of the Union of Bulgarian Filmmakers since 1983.

Languages: Russian, Bulgarian, English

Experience abroad: Russia, Yugoslavia, USA, Turkey, France Preference: Feature, documentary, commercial and TV