FESTIVALS: Manaki Brothers International Cinematographers’ FF 2023 Announces Lineup

BITOLA: Twelve films have been selected for the Competition Camera 300 of the 44th edition of the Manaki Brothers International Cinematographers’ Film Festival, set to be held in Bitola from…

GRANTS: North Macedonia Announces First Production Grants for 2023

SKOPJE: The North Macedonia Film Agency distributed 1,422,764 EUR / 87.5 m MKD as production grants for feature, short, animated films, documentaries and minority coproductions in the first grant call…

FESTIVALS: Between Revolutions Wins 2023 MakeDox in North Macedonia

SKOPJE: The Romania/Croatia/Qatari/Iranian coproduction Between Revolutions / Între revoluții by Vlad Petri received the Onion Award for best film in the main competition of the 14th edition of the MakeDox …

FESTIVALS: Serbian/Croatian Have You Seen this Woman? Wins 2023 Beach Film Festival in North Macedonia

OHRID: The Serbian/Croatian coproduction Have You Seen This Woman? directed by Dušan Zorić and Matija Gluscevic won the Large Wave Award for Best Film at the 6h edition of the …

FESTIVALS: The Ordinaries Wins 2023 Cinedays in North Macedonia

SKOPJE: German film The Ordinaries directed by Sophie Linnenbaum won the Golden Star in the Official Competition of the 22nd Cinedays Festival of European Film, which took place in Skopje…

New Cinema Opens in Macedonian Town of Štip after 30 Years

ŠTIP: A new one-screen cinema opened in Štip, North Macedonia, on 8 July 2023, being the first cinema in this town in 30 years.

FESTIVALS: Men of Deeds Wins Tetovo International Film Festival ODA 2023

TETOVO: The Romanian/Bulgarian coproduction Men of Deeds / Oameni de treabă by Paul Negoescu received the Best Film Award in the Cine Balkan Panorama Competition at the 12th edition of…

FESTIVALS: Plan 75 Wins 2023 Philosophical Film Festival in Skopje

SKOPJE: Director and co-writer Chie Hayakawa’s debut feature Plan 75, a coproduction between Japan, France and the Philippines, won the Golden Owl Award for Best Feature Film at the 13th …

Open-Air Film Screenings Season to Kick Off in North Macedonia

SKOPJE: The outdoor cinema season in North Macedonia will kick off on 31 May 2023 with the reopening of the open-air cinema of the Cinematheque of North Macedonia. Bringing a…

BOX OFFICE: Admissions in Macedonian Cinemas Increased by 78.8 % in 2022

SKOPJE: General admissions soared from 141,767 in 2021 to 262,402 in 2022, and the total gross rose from 453,978 EUR / 28 m MKD in 2021 to 750,940 EUR /…

FNE at Cannes 2023: Macedonian Cinema in Cannes

North Macedonia Film Agency is attending Cannes Film Market from May 16-24! We are located at SEE Pavilion 131 – Village International Riviera! We invite you to check out our…

FESTIVALS: Simeon Moni Damevski Re-appointed as Director of ICFF Manaki Brothers

SKOPJE: Simeon Moni Damevski has received a new two-year mandate as the director of the International Cinematographers Film Festival Manaki Brothers.

Teona Mitevska’s The Happiest Man in the World Sold to Key Territories in Europe and Brazil

SKOPJE: Pyramide Films has scored multiple sales for Teona Mitevska’s The Happiest Man in the World / Najsrekniotčoveknasvetot. The film, which premiered in the Orizzonti section of the 79th Venice…

Free Screenings at 5th Golden Frame Showcase of New Macedonian Films

SKOPJE: A total of 13 Macedonian films shot in 2022 will be screened at the 5th edition of Golden Frame, which will be held 20-22 April 2023 in two locations…

Level K Strikes First Deals for Milcho Manchevski's Kaymak

SKOPJE: Milcho Manchevski seventh feature film Kaymak has racked up its first international deals. Level K is handling the sales of this Macedonian/Danish/Dutch/Croatian coproduction.

New VoD Platform Kinemoe Launches in North Macedonia

SKOPJE: The new streaming service Kinemoe, which has been launched in North Macedonia recently, is focused on promotion and streaming of locally produced content, and it is available direct-to-consumer.

OneTwoThree Media Acquires Worldwide Rights to Macedonian Snow White Dies at the End

SKOPJE: The Las Vegas-based sales company OneTwoThree Media will manage worldwide rights to Macedonian director Kristijan Risteski’s debut feature Snow White Dies in the End / Snezana umira na krajot, …

The Happiest Man in the World Released in France, Expected to Reach Bosnia and Herzegovina and Sweden

SKOPJE: The Happiest Man in the World / Najsrekniot čovek na svetot by Teona Mitevska will be released by Obala Art Center in Bosnian cinemas on 9 March 2023. The…

OneTwoThree Media Picks Up Vardan Tozija's M Ahead of Berlinale EFM

SKOPJE: Las Vegas-based sales company OneTwoThree Media has acquired international sales rights to coming-of-age fantasy drama M and will launch sales at the European Film Market (16 – 22 February…

New Europe Film Sales Acquires Goran Stolevski’s Housekeeping For Beginners Ahead of Berlinale EFM 2023

SKOPJE: The upcoming drama Housekeeping for Beginners from Australian-Macedonian director Goran Stolevski has been picked up by Jan Naszewski’s Warsaw-based sales outlet New Europe Film Sales, which will present it…