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Harry Potter’s Magic Wand Goes Under Hammer

A wand used by Daniel Radcliffe as Harry Potter is among the showbiz-related items going up for auction in California next month.

Society » Culture | March 12, 2021, Friday // 13:35 | Viewed: 3920

N.Macedonia Heads to Eurovison Song Contest with "Bulgarian Flag"

Vasil Garvanliev from Strumica with the song "Here I stand" will represent Northern Macedonia at this year's Eurovision edition in Rotterdam.

Society » Culture | March 12, 2021, Friday // 12:47 | Viewed: 4204

25-th SOFIA International Film Festival Kicked off at Sofia Palace of Culture on March 11

Jubilee, hybrid, in a pandemic

Society » Culture | March 12, 2021, Friday // 11:51 | Viewed: 3440

Bulgarian and Macedonian Public Tv Broadcasters Signed Agreement for Cooperation

BNT Director General, Emil Koshlukov and his counterpart, Macedonian Radio and Television Director General, Maryan Tsvetkovski,  signed a co-operation agreement, intending to deepen joint work, exchange of information and production.

Society » Culture | March 11, 2021, Thursday // 08:44 | Viewed: 3465

Maria Bakalova is Nominated by BAFTA for Supporting Actress

 Maria Bakalova is one of six nominees for Best Supporting Actress in a Film from the British Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (BAFTA).

Society » Culture | March 9, 2021, Tuesday // 18:51 | Viewed: 3732

Maria Bakalova Grabs Critic’s Choice Award, Praised as Best Supporting Actress

Maria Bakalova was ecstatic on Sunday when she was awarded the Best Supporting Actress award at the 2021 Critics' Choice Awards.

Society » Culture | March 8, 2021, Monday // 14:14 | Viewed: 3020

Eric Halsey – American Who Makes Podcast about Bulgarian History

American Eric Holsey, who has been based in Sofia for several years makes a podcast about Bulgarian history.

Society » Culture | March 3, 2021, Wednesday // 11:23 | Viewed: 3636

Anonymous Artist NoName with a Work for March 3, Liberation Day of Bulgaria

A new work by the anonymous artist NoName became a hit on social networks in Bulgaria.

Society » Culture | March 3, 2021, Wednesday // 09:37 | Viewed: 3792

March 1: Baba Marta Enters the Scene, Brings Spring Along

On the 1st of March Bulgarian people celebrate a centuries-old traditional holiday called the day of Baba Marta (or Grandma March), related to welcoming the approaching spring.

Society » Culture | March 1, 2021, Monday // 13:01 | Viewed: 132612

Golden Globe Goes to Rosamund Pike, Glowing Praise to Maria Bakalova

So what did YOU do at 5 am after staying up all night for your prom? Maria Bakalova became a movie star.

Society » Culture | March 1, 2021, Monday // 09:42 | Viewed: 75138

Van Gogh's Painting from Private Collection to be Auctioned at Sotheby’s

A painting by a famous artist, Vincent van Gogh, which has never been exhibited, will be sold at Sotheby's auction in Paris.

Society » Culture | February 25, 2021, Thursday // 20:25 | Viewed: 3550

Terry Gilliam, Cristi Puiu Win FIPRESCI Platinum 90 Award at Sofia Film Festival 2021

For six years in a row at the Sofia Film Festival we have the honor and pleasure of presenting the special FIPRESCI Platinum 90 Award, provided by the International Federation of Film Critics.

Society » Culture | February 19, 2021, Friday // 12:50 | Viewed: 3506

Bulgarians Mark the Anniversary of the Hanging of National Hero Vasil Levski: 148 Years

Bulgaria worships the memory of the Apostle of Freedom.

Society » Culture | February 19, 2021, Friday // 09:29 | Viewed: 3450

Bulgarian Government Secretly Awards National Celebs with Over BGN 1 Million

The cabinet took an extremely curious secret decision at its last regular sitting, our enquiry shows.

Society » Culture | February 9, 2021, Tuesday // 13:05 | Viewed: 3996

London Critic’s Circle Awards Bulgarian Actress Maria Bakalova

The Bulgarian actress Maria Bakalova won an award at the London Critics’ Circle.

Society » Culture | February 9, 2021, Tuesday // 10:40 | Viewed: 4409

Sofia Film Fest Marks 25th Anniversary, Jubilee Edition Launched Despite Pandemic

A quarter of a century after the beginning set by Music Film Fest in 1997, the international film festival Sofia Film Fest is preparing to mark its 25th anniversary.

Society » Culture | February 5, 2021, Friday // 11:39 | Viewed: 2980

Maria Bakalova, First Bulgarian Actress With Chance to Grab Oscar

The 24-year-old Bulgarian actress made her big screen debut alongside Sacha Baron Cohen in the comedy sequel, playing Borat Sagdiyev’s daughter Tutar and winning much acclaim for her performance.

Society » Culture | January 28, 2021, Thursday // 16:25 | Viewed: 10486

Opera Star Placido Domingo Celebrates His 80th Birthday

On January 21, the Italian opera singer and conductor, one of the most outstanding performers of our time, Placido Domingo turns 80.

Society » Culture | January 21, 2021, Thursday // 14:40 | Viewed: 3183

Bulgaria Celebrates St. Athanasius Day on January 18


Society » Culture | January 18, 2021, Monday // 12:49 | Viewed: 4765

Grammy Awards postponed until mid March

The 2021 Grammy Awards has been postponed due to coronavirus concerns, say the organisers.

Society » Culture | January 6, 2021, Wednesday // 02:26 | Viewed: 3976
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