Honeyland

Macedonia | 2019 | documentary | 85 min. Film festivals award winners

Two women, a mother and a daughter, live in a poor hut somewhere in the Macedonian provinces. The ailing 85-year-old lady, aware of approaching death, is patiently waiting for her demise while her aging daughter devotes herself to work. The woman is a traditional beekeeper, the activity being the source of income for their very modest household. Unexpectedly, a large family with all its possessions moves into the neighbourhood. The harmonious life of the protagonists is interrupted. The Best World Documentary Film – Sundance Film Festival 2019.

directed by

Ljubomir Stefanov

Tamara Kotevska

cinematography
Fejmi Daut, Samir Ljuma
music
Foltin
editing
Atanas Georgiev
production
Atanas Georgiev (Trice Films), Ljubomir Stefanov (Apolo Media)