From July 4th to 11th, Plovdiv will host Comedy Festival which has no analogue in the European film calendar. In the first edition of the Comedy Europe Film Festival, CEFF – Plovdiv In 2021, viewers will be able to see the highest achievements of the past year in the most watched European film genre.
Film titles from Italy, Spain, Germany, Hungary, Serbia, Ukraine, France, Albania and Bulgaria is judged by an international jury of five who awards prizes for the best comedy and the best comedy as well as for the best actresses and actors.
Seven feature films take part in the competition program, the non-competitive section presents eight further titles that will be shown over eight days of the festival. The festival cinema visitors decide on the audience award for the first edition of the CEFF – Plovdiv 2021.
The organizers of the event have invited many guests from Bulgaria and abroad – directors, actors, screenwriters, producers and friends of the Seventh Art. The audience has the opportunity to get to know the filmmakers in the discussions before and after the screenings as well as at the numerous supporting events.
The festival takes place in the Open Air Cinema Orpheus and Lucky Cinema House in Plovdiv.