MANCEVSKI WITH NEW MOVIE
Milcho Manchevski starts filming his film LIKE A BABY on December 18, 2009.
This -fourth - film by Macedonia’s most successful filmmaker and one of the most respected film directors in the world, will shoot in Skopje and in Mariovo.
The film will premiere next spring.
LIKE A BABY is a European co-production. It has been supported by the Macedonian Ministry of Culture and the Macedonian Film Fund.
LIKE A BABY is a modern multi-narrative, a 21st century take on life and punishment.
The script and the storyboard have been finished; the visualization and the casting are ongoing.
The documentary and test pre-shooting will be executed first week of October.
The crew will be diverse – Macedonian and foreign. Besides Macedonian film workers, there will be also people from UK, Italy, Taiwan, USA, Australia, Bulgaria, Albania, Serbia and France.
The production designer is David Munns, who worked on Manchevski’s previous three films, the director of photography is Vlatko Samoilovski, the music composer is Kiril Dzajkovski, the costume designer is Elisabetta Montaldo and the key make-up artist is Mario Michisanti (both of whom worked on SHADOWS). The editor is John Scott (who also edited the QUIET AMERICAN, the SEXY BEAST etc.)
Manchevski is the director of BEFORE THE RAIN winner of Golden Lion at the Venice Film Festival. He also directed DUST and SHADOWS.