MACEDONIAN MOVIES "BEFORE THE RAIN" IN BRAZIL, "SHADOWS" IN GERMANY
Most prominent Macedonian director Milcho Manchevski films’ world tours are continuing. Macedonian film classics “Before the Rain” has been released on DVD in Brazil, one of the countries where the film saw record visits when it was shot 15 years ago. “Before the Rain” opened in Brazil after it won an award at Sao Paolo Film Festival in 1994, one in a series of awards following the winning of Golden Lion at 1994 Venice. Since spring 1995 the film was a part of the regular movie theatre programme throughout the country for a whole year.
Manchevski’s latest film, “The Shadows,” will be opening on Public TV Service in Germany on 23rd May. This comes after the premiere of “The Shadows” at Arte, the most prestigious cultural TV channel in Europe, last year. "The Shadows” opened at Toronto Festival three years ago and its opening in a dozen of festivals has followed. Since then, it has been included in the regular programmes of movie theatres in Mexico, United States, India, Hungary, Romania, Turkey, South Korea, Greece and in most of Europe, the Balkans and South America.