The Project “The Witness” Begins Filming In Macedonia


The feature film project “The Witness”, a co-production between PIREJ FILM – Macedonia, TIPI’MAGES Productions – Switzerland, SAMSON Films- Ireland and MP FILM Productions – Croatia, begins filming on locations in Macedonia. The official shooting began in Croatia on October 1, and lasted for ten days.

“The Witness” is an action drama about an enthusiastic junior officer from the Hague War Tribunal in pursuit of justice. The bloody men-hunt will give a life-changing lesson to the young envoy who will understand that there are many more shades to what he thought was “black and white”.

The film is directed by Mitko Panov and co-written by Mitko Panov and Vladislav Pasikovski with cinematography by Piotr Jaxa. The international cast and crew comprises of film professionals from Ireland, Macedonia, Switzerland, France and Croatia.

The film is supported by the Macedonian Film Agency, the Swiss Federal Office of Culture, Irish Film Board and Eurimages.