And because hard work shall be rewarded, we shall not go without the Sofia Meetings Awards:
Nu Boyana Film Studios presents The Danny Lerner Award - Grand Prix for Best Project in the main sections. The leading European studio will back up one of the projects with a prize of 50 000 Euro in services and 5000 Euro soft money during the production of the project.
LIDL Award for Best Bulgarian Project will present 3 000 Leva in cash to a selected Bulgarian project.
Focusfox Studio (Hungary) Award equal to 10 000 Euro in post production services.
EastWest Filmdistribution Award – script consultancy with Steven Goldsmith, an Irish-American script doctor and writer (equal of 5 000 Euro).
Young Producer Award – YAPIMLAB (Turkey) will invite one producer for a week of project consultancy in Istanbul or Antalya, during International Antalya Film Festival, and offer network possibilities within Turkish industry (equal of 5 000 Euro).
Producers Network (Cannes Market) will award two accreditations for Producers Network at Cannes Market 2017.
Crossroads will select and present one of the projects from Sofia Meetings.
Mediterranean Film Institute will award a scholarship to one of the projects from Sofia Meetings to participate in MFI Script 2 Film Workshops.