Republic of Macedonia is hosting the 148th General Assembly of the Board of Directors of Eurimages, which is being held from October 16th to October 20th, organized by the Macedonian Film Agency and attended by over 60 representatives of the member states from all over Europe and Canada.
The Republic of Macedonia and the City of Skopje will be the hosts of the 148th Eurimages - Board of Directors meeting, which will run 16-20 October, 2017 in organization of the Macedonian Film Agency.
The International Short Film Festival TIFF ODA was held for the sixth time in Tetovo, from 3 to 7 October 2017.
The film “Liberation of Skopje”, directed by Rade and Danilo Sherbedzija, won the award for best production at the recently finished International Film Festival in Leskovac.
At the 36th International Film Festival in New Jersey, Macedonian feature film “Golden Five”, directed by Goran Trencovski, won the Grand Prix for Best Feature Film.
The feature film “Healer” (working title “The Secret ingredient”) is selected at one of the most important festivals in South-Eastern Europe, “The International Film Festival of Thessaloniki” in the “Balkan Survey” program.
In the period from 2 to 7 October 2017, in Tirana, R. Albania was organized the first Balkan Film Market, where two programs for film professionals, “Pitch Balkan” and “Albascript Plus” were realized. At the Market also were presented the submitted projects for minority co-productions with Albania.
You can check out the complete interview with Rade and Danilo Sherbedzija, directors of "The Liberation of Skopje", which took place during the 25th Raindance Film Festival, HERE
Macedonian-Bulgarian co-production “Directions”, co-production between Bulgaria, Germany and Macedonia directed by Stephan Komandarev opened the 38. edition of International Cinematographers’ Film Festival “Manaki Brothers”.
In accordance with the new Film Industry Law (Official Gazette of Republic of Macedonia No. 82/2013, 18/2014 and 44/2014), the Macedonian Film Agency starting this year will stimulate the investments in film or television projects using the right to refund of the invested funds.
More details, HERE