BOX OFFICE: Great Year For Macedonian Films In Domestic Distribution

SKOPJE: Willow / Vrba, the sixth feature film by the Academy award nominated Macedonian helmer Milcho Manchevski, and documentary Honeyland / Medena zemja directed by Tamara Kotevska and Ljubomir Stefanov,…
16-01-2020

Reel Suspects Snaps Up Milcho Manchevski’s Willow

SKOPJE: Willow, the new feature film by the Academy award nominated Macedonian helmer Milcho Manchevski, has been acquired by the French sales agent Reel Suspects.
08-01-2020

PRODUCTION: Vardan Tozija in Postproduction with Macedonian/Croatian/Kosovar/Greek Coproduction

SKOPJE: Macedonian director Vardan Tozija is in postproduction with his second feature film M, a coproduction between North Macedonia, Croatia, Kosovo and Greece. The premiere is planned for the second…
12-12-2019

GRANTS: North Macedonia Film Agency Announces Second Production Grants for 2019

SKOPJE: The North Macedonia Film Agency distributed 2,470,719 EUR / 151.7 m MKD to 15 films within the second deadline in 2019 for production grants for feature, short, animated and…
10-12-2019

PRODUCTION: First Macedonian Feature in Turkish in Postproduction

SKOPJE: Producers Vladimir Atanasovski and Angela Nestorovska from Sektor Film are in final postproduction with The Hardest Thing / Najteskoto nesto directed by acclaimed Turkish director Serdar Akar. This Macedonian/Turkish…
06-12-2019

FESTIVALS: Austria's Lilian Wins Best Film at CINEDAYS European Film Festival

SKOPJE: The Austrian road film Lilian directed by Andreas Horvath scooped the best film award in the official selection of the 18th Festival of European Film Cinedays, which ended on…
19-11-2019

FESTIVALS: Happiness Effect Opens 2019 Cinedays European Film Festival

SKOPJE: A total of 56 European films will compete for the main prizes of the 18th edition of Cinedays Festival of European Film, running 7 - 15 November in Skopje.…
07-11-2019

PRODUCTION: Netflix Original Series Into the Night Films in Skopje and Sofia

SKOPJE: Netflix’s first international original series from Belgium, Into the Night, which features actors from across Europe, began shooting at the Skopje International Airport on 1 October 2019. North Macedonia`s…
11-10-2019

FESTIVALS: The Invisible Life of Eurídice Gusmão Wins ICFF Manaki Brothers 2019

BITOLA: Helene Louvart, the cinematographer of the Brazilian/German drama The Invisible Life of Euridice Gusmao directed by Karim Aïnouz, received the Golden Camera 300 at the 40th edition of the …
23-09-2019

FESTIVALS: The 40th Manaki Brothers International Cinematographers’ FF Announces Lineup

BITOLA: Twelve films have been selected for the Competition Camera 300 of the 40th Manaki Brothers International Cinematographers’ Film Festival, set to start in Bitola on 14 September 2019.
06-09-2019

FESTIVALS: Solo Wins the 10th Makedox 2019

SKOPJE: Czech/French/Argentinian/Austrian coproduction Solo, directed by Artemio Benki won the Onion Award for best film in the main competition of the 10th edition of Festival of Creative Documentary Film Makedox.…
30-08-2019

FNE Oscar Watch 2020: North Macedonia Selects Honeyland as Oscar Bid

SKOPJE: Honeyland / Medena zemja by Ljubomir Stefanov and Tamara Kotevska has been selected as North Macedonia’s candidate for the 92nd Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences award in…
29-08-2019

FESTIVALS: 10th Festival of Creative Documentary Film MakeDox Ready to Kick Off

SKOPJE: A total of 70 films from all over the world will be screened at the 10th Festival for Creative Documentary Film MakeDox, which kicks off in Skopje on 21…
21-08-2019

PRODUCTION: French/Belgian/Macedonian Coproduction To Be Shot In North Macedonia

BITOLA: French/Belgian/Macedonian coproduction A Mermaid in Paris / Une sirène à Paris directed by Mathias Malzieu will start shooting in North Macedonia on 30 August 2019. This debut feature is…
15-08-2019

PRODUCTION: TV Series Based On Best Known Macedonian Kids Character In Production

SKOPJE: The production company Kino Oko is currently in production with Zoki Poki, a children’s TV series, which takes on the classic children’s book of the same title by Olivera…
14-08-2019

PRODUCTION: First Macedonian Feature Film for Children in Production

SKOPJE: Macedonian director Stojan Vujicic is in production with his debut feature Stela, the first Macedonian feature film for children and also the first eco or green production in North…
08-08-2019

United Talent Agency to Rep Macedonian Director Tamara Kotevska

SKOPJE: Macedonian director and screenwriter Tamara Kotevska has signed with California-based company United Talent Agency, one of the world's leading talent and entertainment companies. This follows the US theatrical release…
07-08-2019

GRANTS: North Macedonia Gives Grants to 15 Films

SKOPJE: The North Macedonia Film Agency has given 1,065,040 EUR / 65,500,000 MKD for production grants for feature, short, animation films and documentaries in the first decision of 2019.
12-07-2019

OBITUARY: Macedonian Director and Screenwriter Kiril Cenevski Dies at 76

SKOPJE: Kiril Cenevski, a unique figure in Macedonian filmmaking, director and screenwriter, the former chairman of the Union of Macedonian Film Workers and the creator of the first Macedonian feature…
18-06-2019

Macedonian Domestic Admissions Drop in 2018, General Admissions Hold Steady

SKOPJE: More domestic films were released in Macedonian cinemas in 2018, but admissions to domestic films dropped drastically from 17,494 in 2017 to 7,704 in 2018. Compared to 2017, when…
30-05-2019