The public, two-day DroneUp International Film Festival (DroneUp IFF) is coming to Plovdiv, Bulgaria, on Aug. 19-20.
DroneUp IFF 2016 consists of free outdoor and indoor events incorporating a cultural film festival, a drone flash mob and a technology exhibition. Submitted films will be categorized into categories of nature, urban, culture and sport, travel, extreme and wild, and narrative and cinematic.
The event says its mission is to share with the broad public the beauty of drone cinematography, show the artistic potential of drones and dissolve the stigma surrounding the technology.
The event was organized in relation to the City of Plovdiv’s being chosen as host of the European Capital of Culture for 2019.