Festival Schedule

09 November, Thursday

 

14:00 Official festival opening

THE BULGARIAN EUROPE 2017

17 Years Rousse Media Events

#BG10XEU

Kaneff Centre

University of Rousse

Lobby

15:00 – 16:30 Discussion

IN THE MEDIA MIRROR: 10 YEARS BULGARIA IN EUROPEAN UNION
How we change and what are images of Us and Them
With the participation of media experts, university professors, journalists. Ten years after the first unique sociology researches, that we produced, focused on the Bulgarians and Bulgarian broadcast media before and after EU accession.

Moderator: Yana Pelovska, Media Development Centre, Sofia 

Kaneff Centre

University of Rousse

Conference Hall 2

18:00 Public Film Screenings Rousse Hall

National Arts School

18:00 THE ONLY ONE
2017, Bulgaria, 12 min, documentary
dir. Dimitris Gueorgiev
Rousse Hall

National Arts School

18:15 BLOCK
2016, Bulgaria, 20 min, fiction
Diploma from 34 Bulgarian Fiction Film Festival The Golden Rose 2016
dir. Elena Toncheva
Rousse Hall

National Arts School

18:40 THE LAST TWO DAYS
2017, Bulgaria, 25 min, fiction
dir. Dimitris Gueorgiev
Rousse Hall

National Arts School

19:10 THE LADINO LADIES’ CLUB
2015, Bulgaria / US, 26 min, documentary
Nomination Jameson Best Bulgarian Short Film Award, Sofia IFF 2015
dir. Boris Missirkov & Georgi Bogdanov
Rousse Hall

National Arts School

19:45 VILLAGE PEOPLE
2016, Bulgaria, 66 min, documentary
Special Mention in Documentary Competition @ 21 Sofia Film Festival 2017
Special Mention @ International Documentary Films Festival ZagrebDocs
dir. Tsvetan Dragnev
Rousse Hall

National Arts School

10 November, Friday

 

11:00 – 12:30 Discussion

RAISE THE PARTICIPATION: CITIZENS OF BULGARIA, EUROPEAN CITIZENS
Raise the Citizen Participation Index and the forthcoming Bulgarian Presidency to the EU Strategy for the Danube Region

In partnership with Citizen Participation Forum (CPF) www.fgu.bg

Moderator: Iva Taralezhkova (CPF)

Kaneff Centre

University of Rousse

Conference Hall 2

15:00 – 16:30 Workshop

THE IDOCS CONCEPT – WEB BASED MEDIA PROJECTS
International practices, European networks, interactive exchange.

Between the cultural anthropology and the contemporary online journalism. Second annual edition.

Moderator: Tsveta Nenova, European Spaces

Kaneff Centre

University of Rousse

Conference Hall 2

18:30 Award ceremony

THE BULGARIAN EUROPE 2017

Rousse Hall

National Arts School

19:00 Public Film Screenings Rousse Hall

National Arts School

19:00 EVERY WALL IS A DOOR
2017, France, 58 min, documentary
Two awards from Cinéma du réel France 2017, Official French selection
dir. Elitsa Georgiev
Rousse Hall

National Arts School

20:10 FROM CREMONA TO CREMONA
2016, Bulgaria / Italy, 1 h 15 min, documentary
Bulgarian Film Academy Award for Best Documentary 2017, Bulgarian Film Academy Award for Best Sound 2017
dir. Maria Averin
Rousse Hall

National Arts School