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…

FNE at Berlinale 2023: Macedonian Cinema in Berlin

BERLIN: Some of the latest Macedonian films will be presented at the Berlinale European Film Market (16 – 22 February 2023), bringing these new productions to the attention of film…

Princ Films Acquires Goce Cvetanovski's The Business of Pleasure

SKOPJE: US sales and distribution company Princ Films has acquired worldwide rights, excluding North Macedonia, Albania and Kosovo, to Macedonian director Goce Cvetanovski's crime thriller The Business of Pleasure /…

North Macedonia's First Cinema Chain Opens New Cinema in Veles

SKOPJE: Kinoverzum, which already operates one facility in Sveti Nikole, North Macedonia, has opened a new cinema in Veles, thus becoming the first national cinema chain.

BOX OFFICE: Milcho Manchevski`s Kaymak in Macedonian Top 10 in 2022

SKOPJE: Kaymak by Academy Award-nominated Macedonian film director Milcho Manchevski finished among the Top 10 most watched films in 2022 in North Macedonia. According to cinema reports, admissions to domestic…

PRODUCTION: Albanian/Macedonian Coproduction My Mother Is a Cosmonaut Starring William Baldwin in Production

SKOPJE: The historical drama My Mother Is a Cosmonaut / Misioni directed by Andy Deliana, produced by Albanian Red Helicopter Films in coproduction with Macedonian Dream Factory, has entered the…