Screening of “The Liberation of Skopje” in Los Angeles
The film “The Liberation of Skopje”, was screened on the 9th December in Los Angeles as part of the activities held prior to the nomination for the best film from non-English speaking countries.
”The Liberation of Skopje” is a Macedonian-Croatian-Finnish co-production, and this year's Macedonian candidate for Oscar in the category for best film from non-English speaking countries.
The screening of "The Liberation of Skopje" was held before the voting for the shortlist of nine films and particular satisfaction was that on the screening along with other members of the National Academy was also Annette Bening, who had won a Golden Globe and had several Oscar nominations. After screening the film director Rade Serbedzija, responded to questions from the audience.
Many articles were written about the film in the last week in the US media, including the Hollywood Reporter.