5 Macedonian Films Selected In Turkey


Five Macedonian films will be screened at this year’s TISFEST – Teen International Shorts Festival, taking place February 5-9 in Istanbul, Turkey.

About 200 films will take part in the festival's “International selection”, which comprises 13 selections, exploring different themes and subject. The selection titled “Daydreams” will feature  Igor Aleksov’s short “The Bit Player ”, Marko Gjokovik’s “Violent youth” is selected in the  “Generation Z”, “Sarah, the Myth” by Sasa Stanisik will be screened as part of “Shoot Films, Not People” selection, while “Face” by director Stefan Sidovski and  Elizabeta Koneska’s documentary “Macedonians in Istanbul” will be presented in the  “Staterror” and “Journey” selections, respectively.

Besides special screenings, the five-day festival program will offer a chance to young filmmakers to take part in Masterclass sessions, open to the public and  led by well-known film industry professionals, where they will have the opportunity to share their ideas and experiences and get feedback.

Find out more about the Festival and the screening schedule, HERE