Sofia International Film Festival

24th Edition

Sofia International Film Festival

where:Sofia (Bulgaria)
when:March 12th - 22nd, 2020
address:1, Bulgaria Sq.
Sofia 1463, Bulgaria
tel:+359 2 9166029/9526467
fax:+359 2 9166 714
email:office@sofiaiff.com
website:siff.bg/
deadline:November 1st, 2019
entry form:Online Submission

Sofia International Film Festival is the biggest competitive film festival in Bulgaria, accredited by FIAPF, included in the FIPRESCI calendar, and announced by Variety as one of the top 50 unmissable film events in the world.
Film Sections
International Feature Film Competition for First or Second Film
Balkan Competition / International Documentary Competition
Jameson Competition for Best Bulgarian Short Film
The Grand Awards / Cinema Today – Masters / Cinema Tomorrow – Discoveries
New Bulgarian Cinema / Kaleidoscope / Special Screenings
SFF Extreme / Cinema Gourmet / Cinema and Fashion / SFF for Blind people
Music Box / Tributes and Retrospectives / SFF on the Road
Best Festival Shorts and VR screenings (by invitation only)
Awards
"Sofia City of Film" Grand Prix / Special Jury Award / Best Director Award
Best Balkan Film / Best Documentary Film / Jameson Short Film Award
FIPRESCI Award / Audience Award

2019
2018
2017
2016
2015
2014
2013
  • Caesar Must Die by Paolo Taviani, Vittorio Taviani: Paolo and Vittorio Taviani

  • The Lark Farm by Paolo Taviani, Vittorio Taviani: Paolo and Vittorio Taviani

2012
2011
2010
2009
  • 1937 by Giacomo Gatti, Francesco Carrozzini: Festival Short

  • Adil e Yusuf by Claudio Noce: Festival Short

  • Three Monkeys by Nuri Bilge Ceylan: Turkish Cinema

2008
2007
2006
  • ENFER by Denis Tanovic: Galas & Avant-Premiers

  • GABRIELLE by Patrice Chéreau: Galas & Avant-Premiers

  • GARUA by Gustavo Corrado: International Competition

  • Hidden by Michael Haneke: European Screen

  • PERSONA NON GRATA by Krzysztof Zanussi: European Screen

2005