FNE at Cinedays 2016: Humidity Wins Best Film Award in Skopje

SKOPJE: The Serbian/Dutch/Greek coproduction Humidity / Vlažnost, directed by Nikola Ljuca, scooped the best film award in the official selection of the 15th Festival of European Film Cinedays, which closed…
21-11-2016

First ‘Festival-To-Date’ Distribution in Macedonia

SKOPJE: CutAway Films Distribution has launched “Festival-to-Date,” a new innovative distribution initiative, which will make films simultaneously available at festivals and online for the first time in the Balkans. The…
11-11-2016

FESTIVALS: Cinedays 2016 Announces Programme Lineup

SKOPJE: A total of 14 European films will compete for the main prizes of the 15th edition of Cinedays, running 10 - 19 November in Skopje. Eight films will compete…
04-11-2016

OXO Debuts Macedonian TV series Prespav

SKOPJE: Macedonian non-governmental organisation OXO is producing the TV series Prespav, which aired 31 October 2016 on TV Telma. 
01-11-2016

Macedonian TV Revenues Drop

SKOPJE: The Macedonian Agency for Audio and Audiovisual Media Services reported that all commercial and public broadcasters generated total revenues of 3,102,260,000 MKD (around 50 million EUR) in 2015, which…
27-10-2016

Golden Five Tops Macedonian Box Office

SKOPJE: Goran Trenchovski`s debut feature Golden Five / Zlatna petorka, about an event from 1951 when five students from Strumica were executed, is proving a success in Macedonian cinemas.
25-10-2016

FESTIVALS: Glory Wins the First KineNova IFF

SKOPJE: Bulgarian duo Kristina Grozeva and Petar Valchanov’s second feature Glory won the first KineNova International Film Festival, that ended on 9 October 2016 after five days of international feature…
11-10-2016

FESTIVALS: The First KineNova IFF Ready to Kick Off

SKOPJE: Nine films will vie in the international competition of the first edition of KineNova International Film Festival, which will take place in Skopje from 5 to 9 October 2016.
05-10-2016

PRODUCTION: First Macedonian Long Animated Film in Preproduction

SKOPJE: Goce Cvetanovski`s hand-drawn animated film John Vardar vs. the Galaxy, which is Macedonia’s first long animated feature project, is currently in preproduction.
29-09-2016

The Liberation of Skopje to Represent Macedonia in the Oscar Race

SKOPJE: Macedonian/Croatian/Finnish coproduction The Liberation of Skopje by Rade and Danilo Šerbedžija has been selected as Macedonia’s entry for the Best Foreign Language Film category at the 89th Academy Awards.
29-09-2016

VoD Service Cinesquare to Launch in Southeast Europe

SKOPJE: CutAway Films Distribution will launch CineSquare, the first video on demand service for promotion and distribution of films from Southeast Europe. The official launch is October 2016.
19-09-2016

FESTIVALS: The Happiest Day in the Life of Olli Maki Wins Manaki Brothers ICFF

BITOLA: The Happiest Day in the Life of Olli Maki directed by Juho Kuosmanen and shot by DoP Jani Petteri Passi is this year’s laureate of the 37th edition of…
19-09-2016

FNE TV: Mimi Gjorgoska-Illievska Director Macedonian Film Centre

VENICE: FNE asked Mimi Gjorgoska-Illievska about the most important developments in the Macedonian film industry including new tax incentives and the importance of cooperation with neighbouring countries.
13-09-2016

FESTIVALS: Manaki Brothers ICFF Kicks off

BITOLA: More than 150 feature films, documentaries and short films will screen at the 37th International Cinematographers Film Festival Manaki Brothers, which kicked off in Bitola, Macedonia on 10 September…
12-09-2016

GRANTS: Macedonia Announces Grants

SKOPJE: Macedonian Film Agency will distribute 2,328,780 EUR / 143,490,000 MKD as production grants for feature films, documentaries and animated films in 2016.
09-08-2016