Documentary Film “Vanja Lazarova (born in pain)” Premieres Today


The documentary film “Vanja Lazarova (born in pain)” premiered today at 11 am at the Cinematheque of Macedonia. The film, written and directed by Sinisha Eftimov and produced by Media Broadcasting is dedicted to the life of Macedonian legendary singer, Vanja Lazarova.

 The film is a presentation of her current old age life, intermingled with her career of sixty years. Composed of statements made by the living witnesses of her long career, archive footage and photos, the film is a portrait of the biggest living voice of the Macedonian folk song. The film unites her stellar moments of life.

The testimonies of the people who knew her professionally and in private, interwoven with her life today in the institution which represents the last station in life, enriched with the archive material, will create a vivid, dynamic and rich biographical film. In the twilight of her life, the song continues to be her constant preoccupation. She sings every day, filling the long retirement days with the beauty of the Macedonian music.

The film is supported by the macedonian Film Agency.