Tchavdar is an Emmy-nominated producer, director, and editor who has crafted award-winning films, commercials and television both in the US and abroad. He produced the feature thriller “Nevsky Prospect” for Amazon Studios and field produced USA Network’s “Covert Affairs” “Horse to Water” episode. His field producing credits also include projects for History Channel, PBS, SF1 (Switzerland), Channel 1 and MTV (Russia). He has produced commercials for Adobe, Cisco, NASA, TELE2, and MTV Russia. He directed together with Dana Berry for National Geographic “Finding the Next Earth” and edited “Alien Earths”, nominated for a Prime Time Emmy. He was one of the editors on the documentaries “We Live in Public” (Grand Jury Prize at Sundance) and “One Lucky Elephant” (Best Doc Editing Award at Woodstock Film Festival) as well as the narrative feature “Svolochi” (MTV Russia Best Film Award). His documentary “The Desert of Forbidden Art” was nominated for multiple Emmy awards. He also directed and produced a permanent multi-media installation on Perestroika for the Jewish Museum of Tolerance in Moscow. Tchavdar was awarded an MFA from the USC School of Cinematic Arts and a BFA from the Art Institute of Chicago. Tchavdar lives in Los Angeles, USA.