Yesterday we didn't have the daily Question & Answers Session. But it was so for a reason! Once per festival, IN THE PALACE always hosts a Pitching Session, where directors and filmmakers are able to pitch their ideas in front of a selected audience – with the chance to earn financial support. For that purpose, … Continue reading SEVENTH DAY // 29th of June
SIXTH DAY // 28th of June
Special sensations were remarkable yesterday. Even more people than the previous journeys joined us overall for the screenings. The presence of the directors and some of the protagonist from the movies during these days, the contact with them, has get the people more involved and curious and they had special interest in some of the … Continue reading SIXTH DAY // 28th of June
FIFTH DAY // 27th of June
Having passed the ecuator of the Festival, we are able to say that this 15th edition is being a great success! Professionals, students and keen cinema followers are involving together in a perfect 'osmosis' of knowledgment. The fifth day was started with a new Questions & Answers session with some of our directors and creators. … Continue reading FIFTH DAY // 27th of June
FOURTH DAY // 26th of June
Our fourth day was full of surprises! The journey started at 10.00h with a crowded Question & Answers Session. Seven directors were interacting with the audience in an knowledgment interchange that inspired everyone. The creators in the meeting were Inès Eshun, the director of the Belgian film The life of Esteban, that is nominated in the Best Student … Continue reading FOURTH DAY // 26th of June
THIRD DAY // 25th of June
A Monday that was not hard as usually! The 15th In The Palace Festival started today with the Question & Answer Session at 10.00h in the Stone Hall. This time was the time of Filip Ignatowicz. He is the director and writer of "New Bronx", that participates in the Fiction Category in Student Competition. Pavel Pavlov, … Continue reading THIRD DAY // 25th of June
SECOND DAY // 24th of June
Our second day was awesome! The events started at 10.00h with the Questions & Answers Session in the Stone Hall with the directors of the screened films. Some of them could not be with us, but it was possible to watch their testimonies in videos. However, we enjoyed the meeting with Vesselin Boydev, author of … Continue reading SECOND DAY // 24th of June
OPENING DAY // 23rd of June
After months of work, the 15th edition of In The Palace International Film Festival has started! Following your first steps just after going into the entrance of the Queen Marie Palace in Balchik, you could find our Info Point where our staff will help you with all you need to join the activities and the … Continue reading OPENING DAY // 23rd of June
#SHORTVIEW: “Flesh and Blood”, by Merlin Camozzi
When a sweeping pandemic threatens to turn her father into a violent monster, 18 year-old Max must lead both him and her younger sister through a rugged wilderness in search of a cure.
#SHORTVIEW: “Swallows”, by Sofia Bost
Sara moved to London to find a job in graphic design, but she’s stuck in a restaurant kitchen. Today, after one more rejection, the reality of her life sinks in.
#SHORTVIEW: “The Sled”, by Emanuela Ponzano
A sled brings together two boys from different countries and cultures and carries them through the winter woods of the Italian mountains, far away from their parents' prejudices and isolation.