For the 6th year Sofia Pride Film Fest offers the best of queer cinema from all over the world.
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The main character is you.
Vesela Kazakovais an award-winning Bulgarian actress, director and producer.
The dynamic director&producer duo Vesela Kazakova and Mina Mileva has created a strong wave of political activism in their own country Bulgaria with the internationally acclaimed feature doc “Uncle Tony, Three Fools and the Secret Service”. The film had caused major controversy and it received 11 international awards and it entered AFI’s showcase "Best of European cinema 2014".
Their new docu drama "The Beast is still alive", selected at IDFA, Göteborg FF, ZagrebDox created a big fuss in Bulgaria because it has named the exact former Communist agents who had refused to let the country be governed democratically in the last 26 years and are still in power.
Ralitza Petrovais one of the most awarded and promising Bulgarian filmmakers.
Born in Bulgaria, Ralitza lives and works between England, Bulgaria, and France. In early life she studied Fine Art, and later Fiction Directing at the UK's National Film and Television School. Her films have won acclaim at film festivals such as Cannes, Berlin, and Locarno. In 2007 she was awarded the Prix UIP, Best European Short Film at Berlinale for her film ROTTEN APPLE. Her following film BY THE GRACE OF GOD (2009) premiered at Cannes. In 2016, her feature debut GODLESS premiered at Film Festival Locarno, where it won the Golden Leopard.
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You can be a jury member along two of the most acclaimed Bulgarian filmmakers!
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