Secret Ingredient

Director:  Gjorce Stavreski

Producer:  Gjorce Stavreski

Editor:  Martin Ivanov

Screen Writer:  Gjorce Stavreski

Director of Photography:  Dejan Dimeski

Music:  Branislav Nikolov

Principal Cast:  Blagoj Veselinov, Anastas Tanovski, Aksel Mehmet, Aleksandar Mikik, Miroslav Petkovik, Dime Iliev, Simona Dimkovska

Brief Synopsis:
An underpaid train mechanic steals some marijuana from some mobsters and makes a space cake for his father to relieve the pain of his cancer. Suddenly he finds himself cornered by the criminals who want their drugs back and the nosy neighbors who want the recipe for the ‘healing’ cake.


Festivals:

  • Thessaloniki International Film Festival, Thessaloniki, Greece 2017 – Best Film Award decided by audience, Balkan Survey Section
  • Cinedays, Skopje, Macedonia, 2017
  • Festival Black Nights, Tallinn, Estonia, 2017
  • International Film Festival of India, Goa, India, 2017
  • Festival du Cinema Mediterraneen de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium, 2017 – Special Mention for Script Award
  • Pune International Film Festival, Pune, India, 2018
  • Tromso Film Festival, Tromso, Norway, 2018
  • Santa Barbara International Film Festival, Santa Barbara, USA – Best International Film Award, International Competition
  • Bengaluru International Film Festival, Bengaluru, India, 2018
  • Kosmorama International Film Festival, Trondheim, Norway, 2018
  • Sofia Film Festival, Sofia, Bulgaria, 2018 – Special Mention Award, Balkan Competition
  • Bergamo Film Meeting, Bergamo, Italy, 2018 – Best Film Award
  • Francofilm, Festival del Film Francofono di Roma, Rome, Italy, 2018 – Special Mention Award
  • Hamarama Festival, Hamar, Norway, 2018
  • International Film Festival Febiofest, Prague, Czech Republic, 2018
  • Aubagne International Film Festival, Aubagne, France, 2018 – Best Film Award
  • Central and East Europe Society, Canada, 2018
  • Cleveland Film Festival, Cleveland, USA, 2018
  • Minneapolis St.Paul International Film Festival, Minnesota, USA, 2018
  • Let’s CEE Film Festival, Vienna, Austria, 2018 – Best Debut Film Award and Cineplexx Distribution Award
  • Beijing International Film Festival, Beijing, China, 2018
  • Festival Eurocine, Bogota, Colombia, 20187
  • Fajr International Film Festival, Tehran, Iran, 2018
  • SEE Fest, Los Angeles, USA, 2018
  • Festival European Cinema day and night, Lithuania, 2018
  • Shanghai International Film Festival, Shanghai, China, 2018
  • Festival International du Film, Nancy, France, 2018 – Audience Award for Best Film
  • International Film Festival LIFFE, Leskovac, Serbia, 2018
  • Festival Agis Lombarda, Milan, Italy, 2018
  • Calgary Film Festival, Calgary, Canada, 2018
  • Golden Rose Film Festival, Varna, Bulgaria, 2018
  • Festival ODA, Tetovo, Macedonia, 2018 – Best Screenplay Award
  • Kinenova festival, Skopje, Macedonia, 2018
  • Festival Cineast, Luxembourg, 2018
  • Silk Road International Film Festival, Xi’an, China, 2018
  • Cinematography Art Festival Golden Eye, Popovo, Bulgaria, 2018
  • Mostra di Valencia, Valencia, Spain, 2018 – Silver Palm and Best Director Award
  • Sao Paolo Film Festival, Sao Paolo, Brazil, 2018
  • Macedonian Film Festival, Toronto, Canada, 2018
  • Cambridge Film Festival, Cambridge, UK, 2018
  • Devour! The Food Film Fest, Wolfville, Canada, 2018
  • Guwahati International Film Festival, Assam, India, 2018

Other festivals in Macedonia:

  • Dream On festival, Struga
  • Orevche Beach Film Festival, Ohrid
  • D Festival, Dojran
  • “Nov Grad”, Kochani
  • Open Air Cinema, Skopje
  • Strumica Open Air
  • “When in Krusevo”, Krushevo
  • Gjorche Petrov “Zvucite na kulturata”, Skopje
Production Companies:

Fragment Film
Nikola Parapunov 27/4-12
1000 Skopje, Macedonia
stavreski@gmail.com
contact@fragmentfilm.com
www.fragmentfilm.com

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