Nadejda Koseva was born in 1974 in Sofia, Bulgaria. After graduating from the Bulgarian National Film and Television Academy, she directed the short fiction novel The Ritual, a part of the omnibus film Lost and Found which premiered at Forum Berlin IFF 2005. Nadejda Koseva’s next short fiction film Omelette won a Special mention at Sundance Film Festival’ 2009 among other awards worldwide. Her short film Take Two traveled around the world after winning a Special mention at its premier at Sarajevo 2011. Irina is her debut feature film.