5 October 2016     Championships  Awards  Movies  Interesting facts 

After the transmission of the overview film about the VI World Championship of Folklore “World Folk” 2016 on BNT 2 and BNT World, the movie can be watched on YouTube as well. The spectators will have the opportunity to enjoy the concert performances, official ceremonies, interviews of participants and backstage shots.

The enormous event which Bulgarian National TV has supported as an official media partner was held under the motto “Folklore – the living memory of the humanity”. More than 2000 individual performers, musicians, vocal and dance groups from Bulgaria, Russia, Iran, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Ireland showed the strength, the beauty, the harmony and the effects of folklore arts and creativity.

The championship this year was held under the patronage of National Commission of Republic of Bulgaria for UNESCO. Good cooperation with UNESCO shows high responsibility of current events, which is another excellent reference for the quality and meaning of goals – and especially to be part of the saviors of the world through the beauty of folklore.

World Championship of Folklore “World Folk 2016” was held from 18th till 28th of August in Burgas and Black sea resorts of Nessebar, Sunny beach, Obzor and Sveti Vlas.