Press releases (2017) 2018-07-01T15:15:30+00:00

The Master of Light, the one and only Robby Muller has passed in the 78th year of his life

5th July 2018

The Master of Light, the one and only Robby Muller has passed in the 78th year of his life. He was the one that world cinematography would have no meaning without. We met him when he came to Bitola with “Breaking the waves” by Lars von Trier, in order to be receive the Special Golden Camera 300 for Outstanding

Roger DEAKINS, BSC/ASC – THE LAUREATE OF THE LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT “GOLDEN CAMERA 300”

29th June 2018

THE LAUREATE OF THE LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT “GOLDEN CAMERA 300” AT THE 39 INTERNATIONAL CINEMATOGRAPHERS FILM FESTIVAL IS THE ENGLISHMAN ROGER DEAKINS, BSC/ASC Roger Deakins was born on 24 May, 1949, in the town of Torquay, Devon, England/United Kingdom. He studied still photography at the Bath School of Art and continued his education in this field at the National FilmSchoolNFS,

OSCAR-WINNER ROGER DEAKINS IS THE LAUREATE OF THE LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT GOLDEN CAMERA 300 AT 39 ICFF “MANAKI BROTHERS”

29th June 2018

28 June, Skopje – The first press-conference on the topic of the 39th edition of the International Cinematographers Film Festival “Manaki Brothers” took place today, and the Festival Director, Gena Teodosievska, announced another rich edition offering various content and a multitude of novelties. This year’s laureate of the Golden Camera 300 for Lifetime Achievement – Roger Deakins was announced

Invitation for MakPoint Selection programme

21st June 2018

To all interested production companies, We are inviting you to submit your short feature films, shot over the course of the ongoing year, if you would like to be part of the MakPoint Selection under the ICFF “Manaki Brothers”, which is to take place from 22 to 29 September 2018, in Bitola. It is a non-competitive programme in which

Call for entries for the festival program

29th May 2018

We are glad to announce that we are now accepting submissions for the 39th edition of ICFF “Manaki Brothers” that will take place from September 22rd to 29th 2018 in Bitola, Macedonia. FILMS IN COMPETITION FOR BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY “CAMERA 300” FEATURE FILMS CATEGORY: The selected films will be screened at the 39th edition of the ICFF “Manaki Brothers”. The

Gena Teodosievska elected new Director of the “Manaki Brothers”, Igor Ivanov Izi new President of the MFPA

4th April 2018

The writer and director Igor Ivanov – Izi has been elected president of the Macedonian Film Professionals Association, while the film critic and Festival Artistic Director, Gena Teodosievska, has been elected new Director of the International Cinematographers’ Film Festival “Manaki Brothers” in Bitola. The new directors were elected at the General Assembly of MFPA in replacement of the producer

38th edition of the Manaki Brothers in pictures

2nd October 2017

2 October, Skopje –. We are glad to inform you that after the successful finish of the 38th edition of the International Cinematographers’ Film Festival “Manaki Brothers”, which took place from 23 to 30 September in Bitola, the Manager of the Center of Culture in Bitola, Zoran Dimovski, gave us one of the rooms within the Center at disposal

We are proud of the tradition of the ICFF Manaki Brothers

30th September 2017

At the closing ceremony of the 38th edition of the ICFF Manaki Brothers, the minister for culture Robert Alagjozovski expressed gratitude to all the participants of the festival, to the film workers who created a brand almost 40 years ago that still glows with uniqueness amongst the countless film festivals around the world. -Besides the film workers, the real

Cinematographers with strong visual energy and exceptional creativity won the awards at Manaki Brothers

30th September 2017

In the official competition for the Golden, Silver and Bronze Camera 300 awards, 13 cinematographers were competing this year. The jury consisted of Paul Rene Roestad, president, and the members Luca Coassin, Jani Petteri Passi, Darijan Pejovski and Erol Zubcevic, who was not able to personally be present at the closing ceremony, handed the awards to the cinematographers, saying

The minister Robert Alagjozovski handed the award to the director Milcho Manchevski

30th September 2017

The minister for culture Robert Alagjozovski handed the Special Golden Camera 300 for Outstanding Contribution to World Cinema Art to the director Milcho Manchevski, pointing out that he is handing this award to him with all his heart, because his film researches and critics that he has written before were mostly dedicated to the works of this director. Milcho

The winners and the jury of 38. ICFF Manaki Brothers

30th September 2017

The Hungarian filmmaker Marcell Rev is the recipient of the Golden Camera 300 at the Manaki Brothers festival

30th September 2017

September 30, Bitola – The 38th edition of the ICFF Manaki Brothers ended tonight with the award ceremony. Beside the renowned world cinematographers and the faithful audience of Bitola at the festival, the minister for culture Robert Alagjozovski also walked the red carpet, and he gave the Special Golden Camera 300 for Outstanding Contribution to World Cinema Art to