Balkan cinema cities

Funded Projects 2017

In 2017 BCC Film Fund supported 3 co-productions that were filmed in the region of the municipalities part of the co-operation.


When the Trees Fall (2018), feature

The debut feature film "When the Trees Fall", directed by Marysia Nikitiuk, a co-production between Ukraine, Poland and Macedonia) was supported in the call for funding (deadline 24th of July 2017). The project was chosen out of 7 submitted feature films, one documentary film and 4 shorts.

Director: Marysia Nikitiuk

Writer: Marysia Nikitiuk

Cast: Anastasia Pustovit, Sofia Khalaimova, Maksym Samchyk, Maria Svizhinska, Alla Samoilenko, Yevgenii Grygoriev, Petro Pastukhov, Mariia Trepikova, Aelita-Viktoriia Avierman

Producer: Izabela Wojcik, Violetta Kaminska, Dariusz Jablonski, Darko Baseski

Co-producers: Dimitar Nikolov(MK), Paolo Spina(IT)

Music: Mykyta Moiseiev, Aleksandar Pejovski

Director of photography: Michal Englert

Sound designer:Oleksandr Shatkivskyi

Visual effects:Krste Gospodinovski

Production companies:Ukraine: Directory Films, Solar Media Entertainment, Poland: Message Film, Macedonia: Fokus In

Support:Ukrainian State Film Agency, Polish Film Institute, Macedonian Film Agency, Balkan Cinema Cities

Funded Projects 2016

In 2016 BCC Film Fund supported 3 co-productions that were filmed in the region of the municipalities part of the co-operation.