The Macedonian feature film “The Third Half”, directed by Darko Mitrevski, will have a special screening as part of European Film Promotion’s annual AFM Best Foreign Language Film screening alongside 10 European films submitted by their countries for Oscar consideration. The European Film Promotion will screen the titles seeking US distribution to international buyers, selected press and Academy members at the Wilshire Screening Room in Beverly Hills between Nov. 1-7. “The Third Half” will have its screening on Nov. 4 at 6pm.
The screening series, aiming at giving the entries maximum exposure, is supported by the MEDIA Programme of the European Union and the respective EFP member organisations.
The upcoming 85th Academy Awards, taking place Feb.24 in Los Angeles, has registered a record number of 71 films for consideration in the Foreign Language Film category. The nominations are to be announced on January 10, 2013.