Bulgarian National Film Archive Joins Cultural Protests over Funding

SOFIA: The staff of the Bulgarian National Film Archive has joined the protests against the on-going underfunding of the cultural sector, which started on 24 November 2015 in Bulgaria.
27-11-2015

FNE at Connecting Cottbus: Sugar Kid

COTTBUS: The first animated children’s film to be pitched at Connecting Cottbus is a coproduction from Macedonia, Serbia and Bulgaria.
10-11-2015

FNE Europa Cinemas: Cinema of the Month: Kino Odeon, Sofia

This month we speak with Vladimir Trifonov, the programmer of Kino Odeon from Sofia, Bulgaria, a new member of Europa Cinemas.
16-10-2015

Bulgarian National Film Center Appoints Acting Director

SOFIA: The longstanding head of the EU Media Desk in Bulgaria Kamen Balkanski was appointed as acting director of the Bulgarian National Film Center at the beginning of October.
14-10-2015

FNE at Golden Rose FF 2015: Losers Wins the Top Prize in Varna

VARNA: Ivaylo Hristov’s feature film Losers took three awards including Best Film at the 33rd Golden Rose Film Festival. The Bulgarian Critics Guild also awarded his ironical black and white…
12-10-2015

FNE at Golden Rose National Film Festival: Twice Upon a Time in the West

VARNA: Boris Despodov’s debut feature Twice Upon a Time in the West will screen in the main competition of the 33rd Golden Rose NFF (6-11 October 2015). The film will…
05-10-2015

FNE at Golden Rose National Film Festival: The Petrov File

VARNA: Award winning documеntary director Gueorgui Balabanov’s feature debut The Petrov File was originally scheduled to compete at the Golden Rose NFF in 2014, but because of technical reasons the…
05-10-2015

FNE at Golden Rose National Film Festival: Losers

VARNA: Acclaimed actor/director/writer Ivaylo Hristov’s feature film Losers will screen in the main competition of the 33rd Golden Rose National Film Festival (6-11October 2015). The film premiered at the 37th…
05-10-2015

FNE at Golden Rose National Film Festival: Family Relics

VARNA: Ivan Cherkelov’s new feature Family Relics will have its world premiere in the main competition of the 33rd Golden Rose NFF (6-11 October 2015). The date of the domestic…
02-10-2015

FNE at Golden Rose National Film Festival: Barter

VARNA: Award winning documеntary director Atanas Kiryakov’s feature film Barter will vie in the main competition of the 33rd Golden Rose NFF (6-11October 2015). The film will be released domestically…
02-10-2015

PRODUCTION: I Want To Be Like You Wrapped Bulgarian Shooting

SOFIA: Konstantin Bojanov’s first English-language film, I Want to be Like You, wrapped the Bulgarian shooting and is currently shooting in Belgium until 12 October 2015.
01-10-2015

FNE at Golden Rose National Film Festival: Snow

VARNA: Ventsislav Vasilev’s debut feature Snow will vie in the main competition of the 33rd Golden Rose National Film Festival (6-11October 2015). The first Bulgarian/Ukrainian coproduction was also selected for…
01-10-2015

FNE at Golden Rose FF 2015: Face Down

VARNA: Kamen Kalev’s third feature Face Down will have its world premiere in the main competition of the 33rd Golden Rose NFF (6-11October 2015). The theatrical release of this French/Belgian/Bulgarian…
01-10-2015

FNE at Golden Rose National Film Festival: The Woman of My Life

VARNA: Antoniy Donchev’s debut feature The Woman of My Life will vie in the main competition of the 33rd Golden Rose National Film Festival (6-11 October 2015). Domestic release is…
30-09-2015

FNE at Golden Rose National Film Festival: Corpse Collector

VARNA: Dimitar Dimitrov’s debut feature Corpse Collector will vie in the main competition of the 33rd Golden Rose National Film Festival (6-11October 2015). Domestic release is planned for the beginning…
30-09-2015

FNE at Golden Rose National Film Festival: 11th A Grade

VARNA: Michaela Komitova’s debut feature11th A Grade will have its world premiere in the main competion of the 33rd Golden Rose National Film Festival (6-11October 2015). Domestic release is planned…
29-09-2015

FNE at Golden Rose National Film Festival: Viktoria

VARNA: Maya Vitkova’a debut feature Viktoria was originally scheduled to screen in the competition of the 32nd Golden Rose Film Festival in 2014 but as the president of the jury…
29-09-2015

FNE at Golden Rose Film Festival: Thirst

VARNA: Svetla Tsotsorkova’s debut feature Thirst will compete in the main competition at the 33rd Golden Rose National Film Festival (6-11 October 2015). The film had its world premiere in…
28-09-2015

FNE at Golden Rose FF 2015: While Aya Was Sleeping

VARNA: Tsvetodar Markov’s second feature While Aya Was Sleeping will compete in the main competion at the 33rd Golden Rose NFF (6-11October 2015). The domestic release has not been announced…
28-09-2015

FESTIVALS: Bulgarian Golden Rose Film Festival Announces Line up

VARNA: Thirteen films will be screened in the national official competition of the 33rd Golden Rose Film Festival from 6 to 11 of October 2015. The most important film festival…
25-09-2015