Macedonian Film Agency Director, Ms Mimi Gjorgoska Ilievska and H.E. Mr. Christian Thimonier, French Ambassador in Macedonia with a joint statement on occasion of the screening of “A fond” in Cineplexx
On 16 January 2017 in the Cinema Cineplex, before the screening of “A Fond”, Ms. Mimi Gjorgoska-Ilievska, Director of the Macedonian Film Agency and H.E. Mr. Christian Thimonier, Ambassador of France in Macedonia, with joint statement welcomed the cooperation between the French producer “Chic Films” and Macedonian producer “Manufaktura”, which brought this film to be shot mostly in Macedonia.
The film "Still Life" selected for EAVE
Debut feature film "Still Life" by the director Vladimir Mitrevski, in competition of 172 submitted projects from 51 countries, was selected for participation on EAVE 2017. Production company behind the film is “Dream Factory” and the producer of the film is Ognen Antov.
The short film "Brother for a day" continues with festival success
The short film “Brother for a Day”, directed by Stojan Vujicic, which is financially supported by the Macedonian Film Agency and realized in co-production between Lunar and Dream Factory, continues its festival successes.
"The Liberation of Skopje" on Palm Springs Film Festival
The film "Liberation of Skopje" by Rade and Danilo Serbedzija was screened at the 28th edition of the film festival in Palm Springs, California as part of the program "Awards Buzz Fest Foreign Language Film".
The List of approved projects at the call for submission of projects to the first Macedonian-Italian Fund co-production development fund can be found HERE
The Macedonian Film Agency, in partnership with the International Film Festival Rotterdam (IFFR), is offering Macedonian producers the opportunity to attend the Rotterdam Lab, a five-days workshop organised as part of CineMart at IFFR between 28 January and 01 February 2017.
The film “The Liberation of Skopje”, was screened on the 9th December in Los Angeles as part of the activities held prior to the nomination for the best film from non-English speaking countries.
Within the program “Window to Europe film” on 8th December at the Czech Center in New York, held a screening of Macedonian film “Before the Rain”, which was nominated for an Oscar and won the award “Golden Lion” of the fifty-first edition of festival in Venice. The screening took place in the presence of the director Milcho Manchevski, who after the film had a Q&A session with the audience.
The shooting of the feature film “Frog” directed by Elmir Jukikj started in Sarajevo. The film is a co-production between Rеfresh Production from Bosnia and Hercegovina, Ademir Kjenovikj, Skopje Film Studio from Macedonia, Tomi Salkovski, Living Pictures, Serbia, Dimce Stojanovski and Propeller Film from Croatia, Boris Matikj.
Macedonian films “Lazar” by Svetozar Ristovski produced by Small Moves and “The Liberation of Skopje” directed by Rade Sherbedzija and produced by “Partisans production” were awarded at the last edition of Mostar Film Festival.
The sixth edition of the International Film Festival of Animated Film "Animax Skopje Fest" opens today and will run until 4 December at the Cinematheque of Macedonia under the motto “Up”.
The List of approved projects for funding film industry projects of national interest - other audiovisual works – TV series with minority Macedonian supportcan be found HERE
The List of approved projects at the Call for Funding the production of feature films, documentary films, short and animation films - First Deadline Decision can be found HERE
Approved Projects at the Call for Funding of Film Industry Projects of National Interest
The List of approved projects at the Call for funding expert and professional education of individuals in film industry professions, supporting the educational programs that promote film culture, the membership of Republic of Macedonia in international film organizations and associations and publications in relation to the film industry can be found HERE
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