Giffoni Macedonia seen by our international jurors

Giffoni MK 2013
Emotions, impressions, unrepeatable moments, true friendships, different films, new culture, extraordinary experience… Briefly, that Giffoni Macedonia represents for the Italian jury of the first edition of our festival. We are more than satisfied that part of them is coming back to be part of the staff this year and to share their previous energy.                                                                                            FEDERICA CRISPINO When I arrtived to Macedonia, I didn't believe that I would leave my heart there. When the airplane landed I was quite scared because I didn't know what was…
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A movie from the Giffoni Macedonia Film Festival on a festival in Croatia

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Dear "giffoners", Giffoni Macedonia is proud to announce that one of the short films made in the "Workshop for one minute films and handheld devices" got accepted in the official film selection of the FOUR RIVER FILM FESTIVAL, a festival dedicated to young filmmakers in Croatia. Congratulations to the film "RUN" that will represent Macedonia on this festival in June, and CONGRATULATIONS to the team that worked on the film: Stefan Milenkov, Biljana Ristovski and Bianca Zavelca and their coordinator Stefan Palitov Great job guys!!! You can visit the site by clicking here
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The First Edition of the Giffoni Film Festival Macedonia is over!

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The first edition of the wonderful Giffoni Film Festival for Youth Macedonia took place from the 18th to the 22nd of October, 2013. Over thirty jurors from foreign countries and around three hundred jurors from the city of Skopje, the capital of Macedonia were able to be participate. During the five days of the Festival, they had numerous activities. The jurors were located in two venues during the day: Kinoteka and MKC. The theme of this first edition was STEPS. Kinoteka (Cinematheque of Macedonia) was reserved for the youngest, local jurors from the category 10+. The employees of Kinoteka, led by their director really provided a shelter for the youngest to find a place where they can say what they think, laugh, learn, dance, teach and discover. They had a…
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Closing ceremony of GFF Macedonia

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The moment we were all waiting to see-the final performance for the closing of the GIFFONI FILM FESTIVAL MACEDONIA. The excitement is obvious in MKC and in Kinoteka. In Kinoteka, great presentations and performances from the Kapuera, Dancing theatre and Music workshops. The final products of the Comic, Origami and Recycling workshops can be seen in the lobby. In MKC, a little later, many guests arrive to see: Photography exposition in the lobby as well as video games, short 1-minute movies, two short plays from the Shadow Theatre workshop and the dance moves from the participants in the Tango workshop. It’s amazing to see how much can be done in only 3-4 days! After that, an Eye Cue concert, to finish this wonderful, dreamy experience. Farewell till the next year!!!…
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GFF Macedonia, day five

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The last day! It’s unbelievable how time flies when your schedule is full with so many activities and you are having fun in the same time. Everybody is in a hurry to finish their project-everyone is preparing for the final performance. The 10+ category starts later today, in order to let their parents see what they have done these past days, at 17 o’clock. Feelings and sadness for the upcoming trip back home, in MKC. Gallery
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GFF Macedonia, day four

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Who can believe that slowly things are coming to their end! Only one day left from the Festival. Everybody is in a hurry to finish their final project or to talk to the girl they have been trying to for days. Today we had the honor of having the Director of the movie Il ultimo goal for the discussion of 13+. Plus a press conference and a movie premiere - a very full day that did not leave much time for rest. Gallery
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GFF Macedonia, day 3, 20-10-2013, visit of the Ministry of culture at the Giffoni Film Festival

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The third day of the first edition of the Giffoni Film Festival for Youth, The Minister of culture visited Kinoteka, and the activities that were held within the Festival. She was happy to see that the children are enjoying the activities, in the same time developing different skills as well as their creativity and talents. She added that she is very grateful to director of Giffoni Experience to give us the opportunity to be a part of this wonderful experience and that she hopes the collaboration will continue over the years. Gallery
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GFF Macedonia, day one

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The Giffoni film festival has started. Three movies, six short movies, two workshops, parade and over 400 children were present at the Cinemateque of Macedonia and the Youth Cultural Center. All of them marched at the end of the day at the city square "Macedonia" alongside with the orchestra of the city of Skopje. Here are the galleries from the activities at the Cinemateque of Macedonia and the Youth Cultural Center. [caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="614"] photo: Marija Gjakovska[/caption]
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