The International film festival focusing on human rights
From September 7th to 14th, the Balkan Documentary Center, together with the Konrad Adenauer Foundation and the Czech Center, is organizing a film festival dedicated to the best documentary cinema, which focuses on topics that provoke heated debates in society. Last year, the festival was forced to be held online, but in 2021 it will welcome its audience at its first live edition.
Under the slogan "Do cross the line", selected films will invite viewers to "cross" the border and watch a different and brave cinema in selected art places - in the domed space of Largo, the House of Cinema and the Czech Center.
This year's selection includes 40 of the best contemporary documentaries from around the world. They will be part of thematic sections that cover the hottest topics of our time, such as the sections "Conflict Zone" - films that reflect the current military conflicts and their consequences; "Say no to the status quo" - the stories of incredibly brave people who oppose the status quo; "Nature: SOS" - representing the complex modern relationship between people and nature.
Tickets: On the spot, one hour before the screenings or online at https://epaygo.bg/4107994297
Festival team: Martichka Bozhilova (festival director), Evi Karageorgu (programmer, author of the texts), Neda Milanova (festival coordinator), Nelly Ruseva (editor, translation), Kevork Wanglian (Technical Supervisor), Mihail Ilievski (Production Festival) Konstantin Georgiev (Location Manager) Eleonora Staykova (PR, Media relations)
Visual identity: Ogilvy Sofia (Lora Docheva, Ivan Hadjivelikov, Ivelina Gicheva, Margarita Edreva, Omana Katsarska)
Digital agency: METRIC DS (Alexander Atanasov, Ani Puncheva)
Photographs used in visual identity: Sketches of Sofia
Trailer Music: Trohi SoundCloud