Award for the best film for the film "M" by Vardan Tozia at a festival in New York
The film "M" by Vardan Tozia won the best film award at the New York edition of the "Dances with films" festival.
- I am delighted to receive the award for the best film at this year's edition of "Dances with films" in New York. It was a great honor and a unique experience to be part of the official selection of this exceptional festival, with creative and uncompromising filmmakers, at an event that grew into a driver of the American and international film spirit - says director Vardan Tozia, who personally received the award in New York. .
The Macedonian film "M" had its American premiere at this festival.
According to USA Today, the festival is counted among the "ten most important film events on the North American continent", according to CNN it is considered "a leader in positioning fresh and new talent of the film industry", while Indiewire recognizes it as "widely recognized for discovering of the innovative spirit and talent in independent cinema."
- A uniquely driven film with a dynamic emotional impact, "M" is a spectacular achievement in international film cooperation - the official statement of the Festival states.
Tozia's story about a lonely boy from the forest who encounters a series of challenges and adventures in search of his fairy, precisely in the official selection of this festival, Macedonian cinematography was presented to the American audience.
After the premiere, discussions were held between the director and members of the industry, as well as conversations with the audience.
The world rights for the distribution of the Macedonian film "M" are owned by the American company OneTwoThreeMedia.