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IN THE PALACE goes to Cannes

IN THE PALACE International Short Film Festival team will be attending FESTIVAL DE CANNES and MARCHÉ DU FILM between 16 – 23 May and we will be happy to meet you there!

You can catch us at the MEDIA Umbrella stands at Marché Du Film or contact us in advance to schedule our meetings.

See you in Cannes!

IN THE PALACE in Clermont-Ferrand & Berlinale

Forthcoming in February

IN THE PALACE International Short Film Festival team will be attending the Festival du court métrage de Clermont-Ferrand and the European Film Market - EFM at Berlinale.

We will be happy to meet you in Clermont-Ferrand in the period 3 – 7 February or in Berlin in the period 8 – 13 February. At the EFM in Berlin you can catch us at the MEDIA Umbrella or the Bulgarian National Film Center stands.

We are now putting together our schedule of meetings and will be glad to hear from you.

Student Academy Awards

Originating as a competitive student film forum in 2003 IN THE PALACE International Film Festival has always been a showcase for student films and has been offering a growing range of diverse educational opportunities for students of film.

We are delighted to announce that IN THE PALACE International Film Festival is now a Student Academy Awards® qualifying festival.

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences® established the Student Academy Awards® in 1972 to support and inspire student filmmakers. Past Student Academy Award® winners have received 46 OSCAR® nominations and have won or shared eight awards.

You can submit your film to the Student Academy Awards® competition if that film meets all other eligibility criteria and has been selected for screening in competition at three film festivals recognized by the SAAs over the last two years.

Please go to www.oscars.org/saa/apply to find out about the next submissions period, access the detailed SAA® application rules and online submission platform.

IN THE PALACE International Film Festival wishes you success with your application!

To submit your new, fresh and amazing student film to IN THE PALACE, please click here.

training course

KURO Hradec Králové z.s. organized Training course “Volunteering Management Upgrowth – VOLUME UP” in Yerevan, Armenia from 1 st October to 9 th October 2018.

28 participants took part in this project whose main aims were to create a space for reflection on the meaning of volunteering in European, national, local and, personal and professional contexts, create common standards on what a good quality volunteering means, to increase participants’ awareness on the power and potential of volunteering as a tool of youth work, community development and inclusion tool and to promote partnership-building and networking between participants.

The participants had a chance to explore the topics of volunteering, project management, quality features which make a successful project. Moreover, different funds and programmes supporting volunteering were presented. In the end, the participants came up with the suggestions for future projects that they would like to organize with the support of the other participants/partner organizations.

training course

training course

training course

IN THE PALACE in International Izmir Short Film Festival

19th edition of International Izmir Short Film Festival is running in the beautiful Aegean Sea town of Izmir between 30th October – 04th November 2018 and we are delightful to be part of this colorful celebration!

As truthful neighbors, Bulgaria is seriously represented by reliable delegation (:D) and amazing films!

IN THE PALACE International Short Film Festival`s director Tsanko Vasilev gets in a role of a wise jury member in the International Competition of Izmir festival. Next good news is that among the finalists in this competition there is the Bulgarian short film Timmy by Lyubo Yonchev which had its world premiere at 15th IN THE PALACE just 4 months ago – keep our fingers cross for the jurors` final decision – go, go Timmy!

Last, but not least, IN THE PALACE`s manager Liliya Kucheva prepared a great programme of amazing Bulgarian short films, which will be screened in 3 cinema theatres in Izmir during the festival. The titles represented by IN THE PALACE are as follows:

SHAME by Petar Krumov 

RED LIGHT by Toma Waszarow 

CLOTHES by Vesselin Boydev 

MAYBE TOMORROW by Martin Iliev 

A great week in Izmir is yet to come!