FNE Europa Cinemas: Cinema of the Month: Kino Lumiere, Sofia, Bulgaria

This month we speak with Hermina Azarian, the programmer (together with Vladimir Trifonov) of Cinema Lumiere from Sofia, Bulgaria.
20-03-2019

FNE at Sofia IFF: Romania's Monsters. Wins 23rd Sofia IFF

SOFIA: Marius Olteanu’s debut feature Monsters. won the Grand Prix in the international competition of the 23rd Sofia International Film Festival, held from 7 to 17 March 2019.
18-03-2019

Sofia Meetings Ready to Kick Off With Record Number of Projects

SOFIA: The 16th edition of the Sofia Meetings coproduction market, set to take place from 13 to 17 March 2019 within the 23rd Sofia International Film Fest will host 34…
11-03-2019

FESTIVALS: The 23rd Sofia IFF Announces Lineup

SOFIA: Twelve films have been selected for the International Competition of the 23rd edition of Sofia International Film Festival and will compete for the Grand Prix Sofia – City of…
27-02-2019

FNE at Berlinale 2019: Bulgarian Film in Berlin

BULGARIAN NATIONAL FILM CENTER AT BERLINALE 2019 and EUROPEAN FILM MARKET - Martin Gropius Bau, #G9.
09-02-2019

Bulgaria Boosts Public Funding For Film

SOFIA: The Bulgarian National Film Center will increase the annual amount of film funding by 12.19 percent from 6,411,600 EUR in 2018 to 7,192,854 EUR in 2019. The support for…
04-02-2019

FNE Market Analysis 2018: BULGARIA

The year 2018 turned out to be extremely complex for the Bulgarian film industrу. Public support for film was blocked and the Bulgarian National Film Center was forbidden to allot…
22-01-2019

Bulgaria Celebrates National Cinema Day

SOFIA: Bulgaria’s National Film Center is organising the celebration of the National Cinema Day on 13 January 2019. The official event will be once again performed in close collaboration with…
11-01-2019

GRANTS: Bulgaria Announces Second Production Grants for 2018

SOFIA: The Bulgarian National Film Center distributed 1,804,860 EUR / 3,530,000 BGN to 10 feature films including two feature films with higher budgets, two feature films with lower budgets, two…
07-12-2018

Bulgaria Adopts Final Amendments to Film Industry Act

SOFIA: Bulgaria’s Parliament voted on 15 November 2018 to adopt the definitive amendments to the Film Industry Act, proposed by the Council of Ministers in August 2018. The new changes…
19-11-2018

Bulgaria to Sign Cooperation Agreement with Kosovo

SOFIA: The Bulgarian government has approved a coproduction agreement with Kosovo, Bulgarian news source Transmedium News reported.
08-11-2018

Sylvester Stallone Starts Filming Rambo 5 in Bulgaria

SOFIA: The Hollywood star Sylvester Stallone returns to Bulgaria to begin shooting his highly-anticipated sequel Rambo 5 aka Rambo V: Last Blood. The fifth installment of the action sequence famously…
09-10-2018

FNE at Golden Rose FF 2018: Ága Grabs Six Awards in Varna

VARNA: Milko Lazarov’s drama Ága won six awards, including the Golden Rose award, at the 36th Golden Rose National Film Festival (27 September - 4 October 2018).
08-10-2018

FNE at Golden Rose National Film Festival 2018: Miracle

VARNA: Egle Vertelyte’s debut film Miracle will screen in the main competition of the 36th Golden Rose National Film Festival (27 September - 4 October 2018). The film is a…
04-10-2018

FNE at Golden Rose National Film Festival 2018: A Ship in a Room

VARNA: Lyubomir Mladenov’s sophomore feature A Ship in a Room will screen in the main competition of the 36th Golden Rose National Film Festival (27 September - 4 October 2018).…
04-10-2018

FNE at Golden Rose National Film Festival 2018: Irina

VARNA: Nadejda Koseva’s debut feature Irina will screen in the main competition of the 36th Golden Rose National Film Festival (27 September - 4 October 2018). The film is an…
03-10-2018

FNE at Golden Rose National Film Festival 2018: Away From the Shore

VARNA: Kostadin Bonev’s feature film Away From the Shore will screen in the main competition of the 36th Golden Rose National Film Festival (27 September - 4 October 2018). The…
03-10-2018

FNE at Golden Rose National Film Festival 2018: The Runaway Smartphone

VARNA: Maxim Genchev’s feature film The Runaway Smartphone will screen in the main competition of the 36th Golden Rose National Film Festival (27 September - 4 October 2018). It is…
02-10-2018

FNE at Golden Rose National Film Festival 2018: 8’19’’

VARNA: The anthology 8’19'’ will screen in the main competition of the 36th Golden Rose National Film Festival (27 September - 4 October 2018). The film, inspired by six stories…
02-10-2018

FNE at Golden Rose National Film Festival 2018: My Sister’s Silence

VARNA: Kiran Kolarov’s feature My Sister’s Silence will screen in the main competition of the 36th Golden Rose National Film Festival (27 September - 4 October 2018). The film explores…
01-10-2018