• Panorama of Croatian Movies

    19 - 26 May 2016
    The traditional panorama of Croation cinema has arrived again at Cinema House. We'll be watching old and more recent films between 19 and 26 May.
  • Festival of Italian Cinema

    31 May 2016 - 6 June 2016
    Sofia will be hosting the first edition of the Festival of Italian Cinema at Oden Cinema between 31 May and 6 June.
  • A Week of Spanish and Ibero-American Cinema

    1 - 9 June 2016
    Sofia welcomes A Week of Spanish and Ibero-American Cinema for the 23rd consecutie year between 1 and 9 June at Lumiere, G8 and Euro Cinema. We'll be watching 17 movies from 8 countries from the last couple of years.
  • 36-Hour Theater and Movie Marathon

    14 - 15 May 2016
    NATFIZ dares you with their annual 36-Hour theater and movie marathon, which promises a rich programme of performances and short movies that will start at 10:00 on 14 May and will end in the late hours of 15 May.
  • Golden Kuker

    9 - 15 May 2016
    The 7th Internation Annimation Festival Golden Kuker brings together movies from all corners of the world in the hall of NATFIZ and Cultural House Iskar between 9 and 15 May.
  • Art Salon

    11 May 2016 - 5 June 2016
    For the 21 time all the arts will share the halls, foyer and corridors of the National Palace of Culture for nearly a month.
  • Fasbinder Panorama

    10 - 18 May 2016
    5 emblematic moviesof the great director, founder of the New German Cinema, Reiner Werner Fasbinder will be screened between 10 and 18 May in Cinema House in Sofia.
  • Master of Art

    15 April 2016 - 19 May 2016
    Between 15 and 30 April Lumier and Odeon Cinemas will screen 30+ movies, gathered in Master of Art - the first international movie festival on the Balkans for documentary movies, dedicated to the arts.
  • Southestern Europe Cinema Days

    12 - 18 April 2016
    G-8 Cinema presents 12 movies from the recent years that have been made in Southeastern Europe.
  • Chinese Cinema Week

    4 - 10 April 2016
    9 movies from the last decade come together in a little Chinese panorama with a few big prizes in its pocket. We'll be watching them between 4 and 10 April with free entrance, but be sure to swing by the ticket office at Cinema House to collect your free passes first.
  • Czech Cinema Week

    4 - 10 April 2016
  • Sofia Film Fest 2016

    10 - 31 March 2016
    After 20 years of history, Sofia Film Fest opens on 10th March at National Palace of Culture with 200 movies in its program and three exceptional guests - Hungarian cinematographer Bela Tarr, American visionary Terry Gilliam and legendary Canadian Bulgarian director Ted Kotcheff.
  • Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour [2016]

    23 - 24 February 2016
    The shortlist movies from the Banff Mountain Film Festival are touring the world and will be shown in Sofia on 23 and 24 February at Cinema City Paradise.
  • Echo of BanskoFilmFest 2015

    3 - 9 February 2016
    Sofia is turning into Bansko for 5 days. Between 3 and 9 February we'll be watching the best of world's mountaineering and extreme cinema, known as BanskoFilmFest. As usual, the adventure movie nights will be happening at the Polish Cultural Institute at 18:00.
  • The World Festival of Animated Film

    29 - 31 January 2016
    The World Festival of Animated Film will be held between 29 and 31 January at Lumier Cinema in the National Palace of Culture at Sofia.
  • International Students Film Festival New Wave

    20 - 23 January 2016
    New ideas, new trends, new horizons, new meetings and new inspiring movies. The main goal of New Bulgarian University and the department Cinema, Advertising and Show Business, in particular, is to establish an event which will combine all these things by selecting and uniting the best of the students’ creations in cinematography. This is the reason for the initiation of the International Student Film Festival New Wave.
  • Sofia MENAR Film Festival

    14 January 2016 - 7 February 2016
    In Arabic the word means "a guiding light", but there is no need to open up the dictionary - MENAR is the festival for movies from the Middle East and Africa. It opens on 14 January at Cinema House and will feature around 40 movies which will be screened till the end of the month.
  • In the Palace

    8 - 13 December 2015
    The 13th edition of the International Festival for Short Movies In the Palace arrives in Sofia on 8 December at the National Palace of Culture.
  • Movie Panaroma Italy Today

    10 - 13 December 2015
    We'll be watching six movies from the land of Marcello Mastroyani and Sophia Loren, produced in the last couple of years, with the courtesy of the Italian Cultural Institute in Sofia, Cinema House and Odeon Cinema.
  • Challenge Days

    1 - 3 December 2015
    Ten years ago it started off as a casual meeting between travellers and mountaineers. Now it has escalated to a whole festival for ecology, tourism and everything extreme. In the first three days of December the marking will point you in the direction of Hall 3 of the National Palace of Culture for the eleventh Challenge Days.