Bojidar Manov

Film critic and journalist
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The Bulgarian film critic and journalist Prof. Dr. Bojidar Manov is Dean of the Cinema Faculty at the National Academy for Theatre and Film Arts (Sofia), member of the National Film Board, member of the European Film Academy and Honorary citizen of Sofia. He is also known as author of “Theory of the Cinema Image” (1996), “The Digital Element” (2003), “Cinema and Other Temptations” (2008), “Evolution of the Screen Image” (2004, 2012) and other publications. 2001-2005 he was Vice-President of FIPRESCI, the International Association of Film Critics.  


66 editions of a major international festival of non-fiction films (documentaries and animations) is in itself a sign of significant attention. Leipzig has long established and defended its name as an important centre for world cinema of the two types mentioned, and this holds true especially strongly for the documentary production.


05.11.2019 to 10.11.2019
16.05.2012 to 27.05.2012
23.10.2010 to 31.10.2010
05.08.2009 to 15.08.2009
02.07.2004 to 10.07.2004
Karlovy Vary