The opening of the first edition of the Giffoni Macedonia Film Festival took place at the Cinema Milenium on October 17th at 19:30h. The Executive Director of the festival – Ms. Elena Velickovska Nikolovska together with the Artistic Director Mr. Ivo Antov addressed the audience and explained this year’s motto “STEPS”. After that the Director of the Film Fund of Macedonia took podium and gave his speech in front of the full theater. The applause of the young “giffonesi” and the other distinguished guests was tumultuous when the Director of the Giffoni Expirence – Mr. Claudio Gubitosi took the podium and explained his experience of Macedonia and the significance of the Giffoni Macedonia Festival. At the end the Vice-minister of Culture of Republic of Macedonia – Mr. Dragan Nedeljkovic declare the festival opened.
Next five days the festival will take full swing!
Full gallery from the opening