Macedonian Cultural Centres To Host Week of Russian Cinema



Today(08.05.2013) at a press conference taking place at the premises of the Triumphal gate- Skopje was announced the start of the Week of Russian Cinema under the motto: "War and Peace in Russian Cinema" to be taking place May 9-14, encompassing 14 cities around Macedonia involving the procurrement of digital projectors, a project aimed at supporting and acivating cinema distribution in Macedonia, an initiative conducted by the Government of the Republic of Macedonia, the Ministry of culture and the Macedonian Film Fund.  The event will feature the following Russian films:

"The Star" directed by Nikolai Lebedev

"The Priest" directed by Vladimir Hotinenko

"Liberation" directed by Yuri Ozerov

"One War" directed by Vera Glagoleva

"The Cranes Are Flying"  directed by Mikhail Kalatozov

"We Are from the Future" directed by Andrey Malyukov

The press - conference was attended by the Minister of culture Elizabeta Kanceska Milevska and the Russian Ambassador to Skopje, H.E. Oleg Scherback, and the Macedonian Film Fund CEO, Mr. Darko Baseski.