Master of Art (MofA) is the first and only international film festival on the Balkans for Art Documentaries
Our goal is to present the best documentaries produced and released after January 1, 2016 in the field of music, dance and theatre, art, architecture and design, literature, video art and advertising, contemporary art, installation art and protest art; culinary art; art in video games; art for children Thus the festival will lintroduce the Bulgarian audience with the contemporary trends in this area.
The mission of MofA Film Festival is by presenting documentaries – films and television productions of independent producers and directors to provide an alternative to mass culture and create an opportunity for professionals in the field of documentary cinema, music, dance, theater, visual arts, architecture and literature to meet and to contribute to a dialogue and cooperation between them; establish MofA as a forum for young talents by creating new opportunities for their full development and creative performance.
Master of Art Film Festival is organised by Spotlight Production Company, The National Palace of Culture and “Master of Art” Foundation.
The festival funds are raised by participation fees, financial subsidies, donations, sponsorship and advertising.
The third edition of the festival will take place from 12 to 30 April 2018 in 5 movie theaters in Sofia – Cinema Lumière Lidl, Cinema Odeon, Euro Cinema, Cinema G8 and Cinema House.
documentaries for architects, past and present architectural achievements, historic buildings.
documentaries on art created especially for children.
documentraries for contemporary art, art instalations and protest art.
documentaries on art of preparing, cooking and serving food.
documentaries about artists and sculptures from different eras, galleries and exhibitions.
documentaries about writers, poets, and/ or their works.
documentaries about music, composers and musicians – opera, classics, folk, jazz, pop and rock; dancers and choreographers – ballet, folk, traditional and contemporary dance, theater and documentary theater, acting challenges on stage.
documentaries about theatre, acting challenges on stage; notable filmmakers and actors.
video art, experimental videos and art advertising.
video games for any age.
this category includes exceptional documentaries on art regardless of their date of production.