Milcho Manchevski

Milcho Manchevski

Milcho Manchevski wrote and directed the feature films Willow (2019), Bikini Moon (2017), Mothers (2010), Shadows (2007), Dust (2001), Before the Rain (1994) and over 50 short forms, including the award-winning The End of Time (2017), Thursday (2013), 1.73 (1984) and the music video Tennessee (1991) for Arrested Development (which The Rolling Stone placed on the list of the 100 best videos ever). He also worked as a director on HBO’s The Wire (2002). So far, he has had three solo exhibitions of photographs, published works of fiction and books of photographs, and staged performance art. Before the Rain was nominated for an Academy Award and won many others, including Golden Lion for Best Film in Venice. The New York Times included the film on its list of the best 1,000 films ever made. His films are part of the curricula at numerous universities worldwide, and have been discussed at a number of conferences.