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Bulgarian director takes the “Golden Leopard” award in Locarno

Bulgarian director takes the “Golden Leopard” award in Locarno

The film “Godless” (a joint production of Bulgaria, Denmark, France) by director Ralitsa Petrova scoops the highest award “Golden Leopard” at the prestigious festival in Locarno. Award for main female role in the film goes to actress Irena Ivanova. Seventeen films from different countries bid in the competition for the “Golden Leopard” this year. Among them, two are from Bulgaria – prize winner ” Godless” and the most recent film by Christina Grozeva and Peter Valchanov “

Sofia creative city cinema UNESCO

On 01.12.2014, Sofia joins the network of creative cities of UNESCO, and was awarded the title "City of Film". The certificate was presented by the Director General of the International Organisation Mrs. Irina Bokova, the Mayor of Sofia Mrs. Yordanka Fandoukova


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