CONTACT IN PALM SPRINGS
The movie "Contact", the Macedonian candidate for the academy awards has entered the programme of the upcoming 18th International Film Festival in Palm Springs, CA that is taking place in January. More than 230 films from 65 countries will be presented at the festival. It's aim is to show extraordinary works by new talented artists in the world of film and works by famous filmmakers.
"Contact” is a story of drama and romance of two people alienated from society, who nevertheless find love. The film stars Labina Mitevska, Nikola Kojo, Petar Mircevski, Vesna Petrusevska and many others. The film was shot in 2005 and is a German-Macedonian co-production.
It will also be presented at the Calcutta Film Festival in India and will then move to Seville, Spain and Los Angeles where, in collaboration with the Goethe Institute, it will be shown among a selection of films from Southeast Europe.
MD: Of course we will post more information about the festival when it opens in january.