FC: Dobrich is a very beautiful city, which has a lot of potential to be used as a filming location to many creative teams. The idea of the film challenge was conceived at the forum Global Dobrich 2.0 in September 2017, as a part of the platform to create a community of people, connected to the town. At the forum, the director and founder of CastFolio – Nikolay Mihaylov presented his feature documentary project and was delighted by the city and its surroundings. Following several months later, we wrote a project, which was presented to the municipality and approved by the city’s council in February 2018.
FC: Although a fully fledge short film production can take a lot of time, there are many examples of successful project created under the right circumstances, preparation and team composition with some screenplay limitations .
FC: Filming gear – cameras, lenses, tripod and lighting, for shooting cinematic quality image and sound. The exact parameters will be revealed to the teams after they have been chosen.
FC: All applicants will be invited to a facebook group, in order to communicate, ask questions and form teams to participate together.
FC: Probably yes, if you have a enthusiastic team on the spot and enough time. Typically, it takes 6-8 months to prepare properly the whole organization of the challenge.