Director: Jill Daniels Released: 2000 In 1948 during the Greek civil war, 28 thousand children, Greek and Macedonian, were taken from their villages by the communist-led Democratic Army and raised in orphanages in Eastern Europe. The Greeks never allowed the Macedonian children back. In this moving film, 50 years later the ‘children’ mark the anniversary […]
Editor’s Note: This post was originally published before the Prespa Agreement was signed on June 17, 2018. This Sunday, Zoran Zaev, Prime Minister of Macedonia, and Alexis Tsipras, Prime Minister of Greece, are scheduled to meet to sign an agreement between Macedonia and Greece. If implemented, this agreement will not only change the name of […]
Could 2017 be the year that Macedonia finally wins the Eurovision Song Contest? Macedonia’s entry Dance Alone, sung by the talented Jana Burčeska, has fast become a fan favorite with close to 700,000 views on YouTube after only 4 days of its debut. The 2017 Eurovision Song Contest will be held May 9-13 in the Ukrainian capital Kiev, with Macedonia performing at the […]
Macedonian gamers playing EA DICE’s new video game Battlefield 1 were pleasantly surprised to hear the familiar melody and lyrics of the beautiful Macedonian folk song “Zajdi, Zajdi Jasno Sonce.” Battlefield 1, is a mind-blowing first-person shooter World War 1 themed video game that came out on October 21st, 2016 for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, […]
Macedonia’s Under-21 team has qualified for the 2017 UEFA European Under-21 Championship tournament! This is the first time Macedonia has qualified for a men’s UEFA final tournament at any level. The tournament will be hosted by Poland in June of 2017. History was made for Macedonian soccer today and the future looks very bright!
Dreaming of Ohrid…