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Bulgaria (9)

This month we speak with Hermina Azarian, the programmer (together with Vladimir Trifonov) of Cinema Lumiere from Sofia, Bulgaria.
This month we speak with Milena Modeva, the General Manager of CINÉ GRAND from Sofia, Bulgaria. CINÉ GRAND operates two multiplexes located in two shopping malls in different areas of…
This month we speak with Yanaki Dermendzhiev, the co-owner and manager of "Lucky" Home of Cinema from Plovdiv, Bulgaria. For a long time a city as big and important as…
This month we speak with Vladimir Trifonov, the programmer of Kino Odeon from Sofia, Bulgaria, a new member of Europa Cinemas.
This month we speak with Ina Darova, manager of the Euro Cinema and the Cultural Centre G8. Euro Cinema was founded in 2001 as a single screen Art house cinema,…
SOFIA: Sofia Meetings, 13-16 March 2014, will host the Europa Cinemas workshop "New approaches and audiences in the digital age."
We spoke to Toshko Gyaurov, the manager of the Festival and Congress Centre Varna, and with Rumyana Popova, manager of the International and Cultural Department of the centre.
This month we focus on Bulgaria and we talk to Stefan Kitanov, the manager of Cinema House/Dom na kinoto, and to the programmer Vladimir Trifonov.
FNE together with Europa Cinemas continues its Cinema of the Month series. In recognition of the hard work and excellence of European cinema operators we choose a cinema from each…

Fact box Bulgaria

Population:  6, 998, 209 (2018)
GDP (nominal) per capita in EUR:  7, 901 (2018)
Total admissions: 4, 900, 408 (2018)
Admissions per capita: 0.70 (2018)
Box office in EUR: 23, 537, 851 (2018)
National market share: 6.66% (2018)
Feature film production: 17 (2018)
Number of screens:  219 (2018)
Digital screens:  219 (2018)
Average ticket price in Euro: 4.80 (2018)
Annual state support for film industry: 6.7 m EUR (2018)

 Source: National Statistical Institute of the Republic of Bulgaria, the Ministry of Finance of the Republic of Bulgaria

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Admissions Top Ten 2018

Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation US 170,178
Avengers: Infinity War US 145,446
Bohemian Rhapsody US/UK 142,244
Venom US 133,619
The Grinch US 128,292
Fifty Shades Freed US 122,530
Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom US 117,468
Attraction Bulgaria 112,934
Incredibles 2 US 107,499
Peter Rabbit UK 97,714

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