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Ten film academies participated in the student program of the festival

30th September 2017|

The student program of the 38th edition of ICFF “Manaki Brothers” was consisted of 10 film academies from Macedonia, Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Slovenia, Albania, Kosovo, Serbia, Romania and Greece. Twenty-five student films were screened in the program and there was a short debate for each of them afterwards. The students also had the opportunity to be present at

Honoring Milton Manaki at the Vlach cemetery in Bitola

29th September 2017|

The delegations of the ICFF “Manaki Brothers”, the Vlach community in Bitola and the city of Bitola, laid flowers at the grave of Milton Manaki today. The president of this year’s jury at the festival, the Norwegian cinematographer Paul Rene Roestad, who is also the president of the Association of Cinematographers IMAGO, said that he is honored to be

Promotion of the book “Manaki – a Story in Pictures about Janaki and Milton”

29th September 2017|

The promoting of the book about the brother Janaki and Milton Manaki by Robert Jankuloski also took place today at the festival. The documentary, directed also by Robert Jankuloski, was screened last night as well, and it talks about the photos of the Manaki brothers. The film archivist Igor Stardelov from the Cinematheque of Macedonia, who did the promotion

The film that won a “Golden Bear” in Berlin screened in Bitola as well

29th September 2017|

The Hungarian film “On Body and Soul” from the main competition wowed the people of Bitola last night and they talked about it long after the screening. The film is a recipient of a “Golden Bear” in Berlin, and it will be part of the Foreign Language Film competition program at the Oscars 2018. The cinematographer Mate Herbai talked

Master Class by the production designer Maria Djurkovic

29th September 2017|

In collaboration with First Films First at the 38th edition of ICFF “Manaki Brothers”, a Master Class was also held by the world renowned production designer Maria Djurkovic, who had so far worked as a production designer on about thirty films, amongst which are the cult films “Billy Elliot”, “The Hours”, “Mamma Mia”, and she also has numerous nominations

The MAKPOINT program brought a versatile director sign and a play with film forms

29th September 2017|

The Makpoint program (a selection of last year’s domestic short film achievements) at this year’s edition of the film camera festival “Manaki Brothers” is consisted of 13 films, amongst which 3 documentaries and 2 experimental films. In terms of the interest and the attendance, they were double the last year’s. The present authors (directors, cinematographers, producers, actors) talked about

The students talked with Michele de Angelis

28th September 2017|

At yesterday’s student program, at the Magaza in Bitola, the film students had the opportunity to talk to Michele de Angelis, the director of “Case Study: The Man in the Movie Camera”. Michele held a quite interesting lecture about film from a more philosophical aspect and the relations between film and reality.

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