"The Liberation of Skopje" At Helsinki International FIlm Festival


The film "The Liberation of Skopje" by Rade Sherbedzija was screened on September 20 within the Welcome to Europe programme at Helsinki International Film Festival.

The film is a Macedonian/Croatian/Finnish co-production and was already screened at film festivals in Pula and Sarajevo, while the Macedonian premiere opened this year's ICFF "Manaki Brothers".

David Todosovski plays the main role alongside Silvija Stojanovska, Rade Sherbedzija, Lucija Sherbedzija, Mikko Nousiainen, Nebojsa Glogovac, Petar Mirchevski, Jari Virman, Dejan Lilik, Deniz Abdula and Aksel Mehmed.

The film is written by Dushan Jovanovic and Rade Sherbedzija, with Dejan Dimeski as director of photography, music by Vlatko Stefanovski and Tuomas Kantelinen. The film is produced by Robert Naskov (Partysans Production), Gorjan Tozija, Vladimir Anastasov and Igor Nola.

The film is financially supported by the Macedonian Film Agency.