Burgas International Film Festival

BIFF // Burgas International Film Festival

5th edition

Jul 18 - Jul 24, 2021
Burgas, Bulgaria

Open Call Open to Public Competitive Market Special Fees

Festival type Real Venue Festival
Types of films
Film length Full length, Mid-length, Short

Mission / description The main goal of Burgas International Film Festival is to develop a sustainable platform for presentation of future and short movies by acquainting the audience with the contemporary cinema art.
The mission of The Festival is to turn Burgas into cultural venue of filmmakers and movie fans.
The main scope of the Festival is to present the current trends in the Bulgarian and international cinema practice and to provoke intercultural dialogue.
full text less text

Festival website http://burgasfilmfest.com/en/

Rate Favorite Share
Class Founded: 2016
Festival category: B (international relevance, international player)
Dates Open call: Oct 17, 2019

Early bird deadline: Dec 25, 2019
Regular deadline: Mar 24, 2020
Late deadline: Apr 22, 2020

Notification date: May 10, 2020

Favorite this festival or add it to one of your lists to be alerted about open call, deadlines and notification date.
Fees Fees range from 7.00 to 26.00 EUR (0.00 to 0.00 USD) . See submission categories for details about fees.
Awards Total prize money: 11,500.00 USD
Other prizes: statuette
Festival sections
Audience Awards
Feature FIlms Competition
Danny Lerner Award. The award is € 10 000 in worth of services by Nu Boyana Film Studios
Out of Competition
Short Films Competition
The Selection Committee of BIFF consists of three members. They could be film professionals from all areas of the film industry.
• Each film which has fully completed set of documents for participation will be reviewed by the Selection Committee.
• Once a film has been selected it cannot be withdrawn from the Festival programme during the event.
• Each filmmaker can present for the competition program up to four movies, made during the previous and the current year (2019, 2020).
• Each movie will be screened ones.
• The films must have a clear copyright. The Festival is not liable for claims of a third party to infringe a copyright or related right.