The Feature Film “Golden Five” Began Filming


The feature film “Golden Five” yesterday began shooting on locations in Strumica. The film is directed by Goran Trenchovski, produced by Dejan Miloshevski (Revolution Production) and co-produced by Macedonian Radio Television and Art-popcorn from Belgrade, and supporters for the projects are Strumica, Bosilovo and Vasilevo.

The script is written by Eleonora Veninova, Biljana Garvanlieva and Goran Trenchovski. The main cast includes: Slavko Stimac, Jana Stojanovska, Ljupka Dzundeva, Igor Angelov, Petar Arsovski, Vasil Mihail, Nenad Milosavljevic, Biljana Tanevski, Aleksandar Ristevski, Vlatko Ilievski, Grigor Jovanovski, Igor Todorov, Viktor Jakimovski, Dine Drvarov, Stojan Velkov.

The story revolves around Jiji, Kata and Maki, friends living in 1951 Strumica. When Maki and Kata announce their engagement, Jiji is engulfed by jealousy. In a drunken moment, he snitches on Maki and his friends, denouncing them as state enemies. In matter of weeks Maki and his friends are killed by the Secret service. Fifty years later, Jiji and Kata are married, but Jiji’s fragile present is disturbed when a man from Strumica comes in their town threatening to unravel Jiji’s dark secrets...

The filming is expected to last for four weeks and to be finished in time for a premiere at some of the world film festivals by next year.

The film is supported by Macedonian Film Agency.