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The film “Frog” started filming

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.

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“Lazar” and “The Liberation of Skopje” Awarded in Mostar

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.

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6th edition of festival for animated film "Animax"


 

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”.

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7th Mobil Festival Announces Winners


 

The award "Ratka Ilievska - Lale" for best short film shot with a mobile phone at 7th edition of Mobil festival, went to the film "Why?" by Murat Zherka.

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Movies and workshop at Giffoni on Tour in Shtip


Giffoni Патува-Штип

 

On 25 and 26 November, the youth from Shtip had a unique opportunity to be part of the magic of Giffoni festival and to attend a two-day program rich in activities.

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Award and new festival participation for "Fighting for Death"

Short film "Fighting for Death" written and directed by Eleonora Veninova won the award "Golden cat" , as a runner-up in the international film competition at Izmir Short Film Festival in Turkey, which took place between November 1-6, 2016.

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Macedonian Film "Amok" at Wiesbaden Film Festival in Germany

Macedonian film "Amok"by Vardan Tozija continues its festival success. On November 16, the film was screened in front of the German audience, within the official competition selection of  Exground filmfest in Wiesbaden.

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Macedonian Film Agency Director, Ms. Mimi Gjorgoska Ilievska Receives the Medal “Knight of the Order of Arts and Literature”

Mimi Gjorgoska Ilievska, Macedonian Film Agency Director, receives the prestigious title “Knight of the Order of Arts and Literature”, awarded by the French Ministry of culture and communications, for her exceptional contribution in the presentation of Macedonian culture and film art on a global level and her efforts in the promotion of French culture in Macedonia.

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Special Mention for Macedonian Actor Martin Gjorgoski for His Role in “AMOK”

 

 

Macedonian film “Amok”, written and directed by Vardan Tozija, was screened at Brunswick Film Festival in Germany and won Special mention for his exceptional portrayal of the character Filip, played by young Macedonian actor Martin Gjorgoski.

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"Sister" by Dina Duma Awarded At Co-production Market Connecting Cottbus

The project "Sister" by Dina Duma, produced by Marija Dimitrova, won Post Pitch Award  at the 18th edition of Connecting Cottbus co-production market, which was held within Filmfestival Cottbus, Germany.

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Macedonian feature film "Fear and Love" received financial support from SEE-Cinema Network ; Macedonia to host the next General Assembly of SEE Cinema Network

Representatives of the member states of the international film network of South-Eastern Europe - SEE Cinema Network among which the Macedonian Film Agency director, Ms. Mimi Gjorgoska Ilievska were brought together in Thessaloniki, Greece over the period of two days (November 8 and 9).

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European premiere of "Amok" in the Netherlands

The Macedonian film "Amok", written and directed by Vardan Tozija had its first screening in front of the Dutch audience at "Eastern Neighbours Film Festival" which runs November 9-13 in Hague. The festival presents the best films from eastern and south-eastern Europe in order to bring cinema of these countries closer to the Dutch audience. The screening of “Amok” took place on November 10 at 09:45 pm within the competition section "CURRENT ENGAGING CINEMA".

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15. edition of CineDays Festival of European Cinema

 

15th edition of CineDays – Festival of European Cinema will run November 10-19 at the Millennium Cinema, Cinema Frosina and the Cinema within the Youth Cultural Centre (MKC).

More,  HERE

 

“Summer with Silvia” on a Film Festival in Zagreb and Mexico

The script “Summer with Silvia” from Andrej I. Volkashin is one of the chosen at the workshop “My first script” for feature films, which will be realized as part of the industrial program of the 14 Zagreb Film Festival in the period of 14-18 November 2016.

More,  HERE


Short film "Brother for a day" - with a big Asian premiere in Delhi, India

The short film “Brother for a day” from the director Stojan Vuјicikj in coproduction with Lunar and Dream Factory will have its Asian premiere in official selections on the biggest film festival for short films in India, Delhi Shorts International Film Festival 2016.

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Great reviews for "Liberation of Skopje" in Finland

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Macedonia’s Oscar candidate in the Best Foreign Film category "The Liberation of Skopje" by Rade and Danilo Sherbedzija, was screened in Finland over the past days where it received great reviews from multiple media outlets.

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The Magic of Giffoni Macedonia Was Brought to the Children's Home

After the successful finish of the fourth edition of Youth Film Festival “Giffoni Macedonia”, the Giffonoverse brings the film magic to the children from the Children's Home “11 Oktomvri”.

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230.000 euros European Support for Macedonian Co-productions

Macedonian Film Agency CEO, Mrs. Mimi Gjoroska Ilievska attended the 144. General Assembly of the Board of Management of Eurimages – the Council of Europe fund, which took place over the period of October 17-21, as the country’s national representative to Eurimages. At the Assembly, the Board decided to adopt decisions for financial support of co-production projects, cinemas, distribution, promotion and gender equality.

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Project SNOWE 3 – Women in Film – Creative Networking, for the first time in Macedonia

The project SNOWE 3 – Women in Film – Creative Networking, will be realized in the period of 25-29 October for the first time in Macedonia. The programme SNOWE is financed by Swedish Institute and its purpose is to support the women – authors in the film industry and through the project to connect them worldwide.

More,  HERE

 

Approved Projects at the Call for Funding of Film Industry Projects of National Interest

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

 

Approved projects at the Call for Funding the production of feature films, documentary films, short and animation films - First Deadline Decision

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

 

ANNOUNCEMENT
20% CASH REBATE – STIMULATING INVESTMENTS FOR FILM OR TELEVISION PROJECTS

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