Call for Irish documentaries for Bulgaria’s Master of Art Film Festival

Master of Art Film Festival is unique cultural event and the only in Eastern Europe international film festival for Documentaries on Art. It takes place in Bulgaria – Sofia, Plovdiv and Varna.

The fifth edition of the festival will take place from 9 to 30 April 2020 in Sofia, Plovdiv and Varna. The Embassy of Ireland in Bulgaria would like to encourage Irish filmmakers to enter their work in the festival.

The festival focuses on different artistic approaches on Art. Its program is dedicated to Documentary cinema that represents the artistic vision both on history of Art, Contemporary Art forms and to celebrate the multicultural diversity in our time.

The fesival’s definition of art is broad – including categories from music to architecture – and the extended deadline for entries is 20 January.

Documentaries produced and released after January 1, 2018 are eligible to the competition of Master of Art Film Festival. The festival pays attention also on modern tendencies in Video Art and Advertising and in The Art in video Games.

The Embassy of Ireland in Bulgaria would be happy to discuss helping out with the attendance of a successful entrant at the festival and can be contacted via

Full detail, entry requirements, and submission can be found on