This year the festival shows first-time premiers in Bulgaria of independent American movies, such as Detachment, one of Adrien Brody's latest projects.
Most of the movies has been selected in festivals such as Cannes, Toronto, Berlinale, Tribeka and Sundance.
Open lectures with many of the movies’ directors and other film making professionals are planned.
Тhe first So!Independent Festival came to Bulgaria in November 2010. Now it returns on a bigger scale, but with the same aim: to encourage the exchange of art works and ideas between America and Bulgaria. A similar festival has been put together seven times now in Manhattan showing Bulgarian movies to American audiences.
The So!Independent Festival is brought to Sofia thanks to the American Foundation for Bulgaria.
When: 27 October - 6 November 2011
Where: Sofia, Cinema theatres Cineplex, Home of Cinema, Lumiere Cinema
Tickets: Online at eventim.bg or at the ticket desks of Cineplex and Home of Cinema