"MACEDONIAN DAYS" IN GERMANY
Germany's support to Macedonia in terms of cooperation on a governmental and parliamentary level will improve the already solid political, economic and cultural relations.
Macedonian Ambassador to Germany, Gjorgji Filipov, said this at the opening of the manifestation "Macedonian Days 2007", taking place in Cologne.
The Cologne-based information center "Europa Direkt" stands behind the event that will last until Saturday.
This traditional manifestation is aimed at presentation of the political and cultural specifics of the aspirant-counties for membership in the European Union, Macedonian Foreign Ministry announced.
The event opened with an art photography exhibition "Motifs from Macedonia", displaying works of the Macedonian photographers Hristina Patcheva and Dejan Kolevski.
A serie of lectures, and an electronic version of Macedonian-German dictionary will be presented.
School children and students will take part in a quiz show including questions relating Macedonia's geography and culture. The top-ranked participants will receive symbolic awards and a trip to Macedonia in the summertime.
Milcho Manchevski's "Before the Rain" and Darko Mitrevski's "Balkan-kan" will be screened in the course of the manifestation "Macedonian Days 2007".
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