FNE at Golden Rose National Film Festival 2018: Living Chimneys

VARNA: Radoslav Spasov’s feature film Living Chimneys will screen in the main competition of the 36th Golden Rose National Film Festival (27 September-4 October 2018). The film is a homage…
27-09-2018

FNE at Golden Rose National Film Festival 2018: Heights

VARNA: Victor Bojinov’s debut feature Heights will screen in the main competition of the 36th Golden Rose National Film Festival (27 September - 4 October 2018). This Bulgarian-Macedonian coproduction supported…
26-09-2018

FNE at Golden Rose National Film Festival 2018: Attraction

VARNA: Martin Makariev’s sophomore feature Attraction will screen in the main competition of the 36th Golden Rose National Film Festival (27 September-4 October 2018). This is an independent movie produced…
26-09-2018

FNE at Golden Rose National Film Festival 2018: Smart Christmas

VARNA: Maria Veselinova’s first feature film Smart Christmas will screen in the main competition of the 36th Golden Rose National Film Festival (27 September-4 October 2018). The film is a…
26-09-2018

FESTIVALS: The 36th Golden Rose Film Festival Announces Lineup

VARNA: A total of 17 feature films and 21 short films will be screened in the official national competition of the 36th Golden Rose National Film Festival (27 September-4 October…
25-09-2018

FNE at Golden Rose National Film Festival 2018: Reviewing Inner Spaces

VARNA: Maxim Genchev’s feature film Reviewing Inner Spaces will screen in the main competition of the 36th Golden Rose National Film Festival (27 September-4 October 2018). This independent film based…
25-09-2018

FNE at Golden Rose National Film Festival 2018: Transgression

VARNA: Val Todorov’s sophomore feature Transgression will screen in the main competition of the 36th Golden Rose National Film Festival (27 September - 4 October 2018). It is a challenging…
25-09-2018

Bulgaria Selects Omnipresent as Oscar Candidate

SOFIA: A committee of the Bulgarian Cinema Council voted Ilian Djevlekov's sophomore feature Omnipresent as Bulgaria’s official entry for the US Academy Awards in the Foreign Language Film category.
24-09-2018

PRODUCTION: Bulgarian Director Ivan Nichev In Postproduction With Could You Kill

SOFIA: Acclaimed Bulgarian director Ivan Nichev is in postproduction with a feature film Could You Kill aka Old Men, an alarming drama about seven impoverished 30-year-old men, getting obsessed with…
17-09-2018

FESTIVALS: The Troupe Takes Top Award at Love Is Folly IFF in Bulgaria

VARNA: Hungarian film The Troupe by Pál Sándor was awarded the Golden Aphrodite at the 26th edition of the Love is Folly International Film Festival, organised by the Congress and…
03-09-2018

Indian Fantasy Brahmāstra Wraps Shooting in Bulgaria

SOFIA: An Indian fantasy Brahmāstra, the debut feature of Ayan Mukerji, wrapped shooting in Bulgaria. According to the Indian media, shooting took place at the spa resort Devin, in the …
28-08-2018

PRODUCTION: Bulgarian Director Stanislav Donchev In Postproduction With Letters from Antarctica

SOFIA: Bulgarian Director Stanislav Donchev is in postproduction with his third feature film Letters from Antarctica, a deep psychological drama about a single mother incapable of confessing to her eight…
07-08-2018

PRODUCTION: Bulgarian Director Kostadin Bonev In Postproduction With Away from the Shore

SOFIA: Bulgarian director Kostadin Bonev is completing postproduction on his new feature film Away From the Shore (aka Wolves around Us). This Bulgarian/Ukrainian coproduction is a personal interpretation of the…
30-07-2018

PRODUCTION: Bulgarian Director Peter Popzlatev In Postproduction With Time Is Ours

SOFIA: Award-winning Bulgarian director Peter Popzlatev is completing postproduction on his new feature film Time Is Ours. Inspired by Vladimir Zarev’s novel Devastation, it is another of the director’s personal…
09-07-2018

GRANTS: Bulgaria Announces First Production Grants for 2018

SOFIA: The Bulgarian National Film Center (NFC) distributed 1,801,900 EUR / 3,530,000 BGN at its first session in 2018. Nine feature films, including two with higher budgets and two with…
02-07-2018

HBO Acquires Broadcast Rights for Nineteen Bulgarian Films

SOFIA: HBO has signed a deal for the forthcoming broadcast of nineteen Bulgarian films produced after 1989. Sixteen of them are feature films, while three are documentaries. The deal is…
27-06-2018

Bulgaria’s NFC Signs First Partnership Agreement With Nu Boyana

SOFIA: The Bulgarian National Film Center has initiated and signed the first agreement on cooperation on joint activities with the Sofia based Nu Boyana film studios to support the development…
15-06-2018

FNE TV: Jana Karaivanova Director of Bulgarian National Film Centre

CANNES: FNE asked Jana Karaivanova about her first Cannes as the director of the Bulgarian National Film Centre and why it is important for Bulgaria to be a coproducer of…
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FNE at Cannes 2018: Review: The Wild Pear Tree

CANNES: Turkish director Nuri Bilge Ceylan is back in competition in Cannes with The Wild Pear Tree four years after winning the Palme d’Or with his Winter Sleep. The film…
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FNE at Cannes 2018: Bulgarian Cinema in Cannes

Bulgarian co-production supported by the Bulgarian Film Center selected in Cannes competition
13-05-2018