Preselector for Cannes Film Festival in Skopje


Joel Chapron, French preselector for Cannes Film Festival and one of the best connoisseurs of Eastern European cinema, will be in Skopje for the following days, during which he will have the opportunity to view 28 feature, documentary, short and animation  films from former Yugoslav countries and Albania, that meet the criteria for potential preselection for the 2012 Cannes Film Festival.

The feature films : “The Third Half” by Darko Mitrevski, “Balkan Is Not Dead” by Aleksandar Popovski  and “The War is Over” by Mitko Panov are among the 12 Macedonian films to be presented  during the preselection screenings, which will be held  at Cinema Millennium and Cinema Frosina.

The Cannes Film Festival , one of the world’s most important festivals, will run 16 – 27 May 2012.