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Wed, 06/30/2010 - 18:37
He was born in Skopje, 20.08.1950 and he is a film director. In 1973 he graduated in directing from the Faculty of Dramatic Arts in Belgrade in the class of Professor Radosh Novakovic. During his studies he made 10 short feature films.
In the period from 1974 to 1978 he had the status of a free-lance film worker. From 1978 to 1988 he worked as a director in `Vardar Film` and from 1985 to 1986 he was its director. From 1989 he worked as a professor of film directing at the Faculty of Dramatic Arts in Skopje. The same year together with the actor Dancho Chevreski and the director Stevo Crvenkovski, he founded the private film production company `Triangle`. In 1999 he became a member of the European Film Academy.
He began his career with the documentary `Fire` and was awarded the first prize at the Festival of Documentary and Short Films in Belgrade (1974). The documentary films `Australia, Australia` (1976) and `Dae` (1979) were awarded prizes at the same festival in Belgrade, while for the latter `Dae` he won prizes at the festivals in Oberhausen, Melbourne and an Oscar nomination as well.
1970: Sharplanina Dog`s Wedding (Music Selection)
1973: 99 (Director, Screenplay)
1974: Fire (Director, Music Selection, Screenplay)
1975: Kocho Solev Racin (Ass. Director)
1975: Reunions (Screenplay)
1976: Australia, Australia (Director)
1977: Construction Factory `Mavrovo` (Director, Screenplay)
1977: The Verdict (Second Ass. Director)
1979: Dae (Director, Music Selection)
1979: Welcome (Director)
1981: The Red Horse (Director)
1984: Popova Shapka (Director, Screenplay)
1986: Happy New Year `49 (Director)
1991: Tatoo (Director)
1997: Gipsy Magic (Director, Producer)