Year of the Monkey / Leto opice (2018)

113 min / fiction, Feature Film

A political satire about a peculiar friendship between a monkey and a zoo warden, and about an upside-down world in transition as seen by a chimpanzee, who escapes from its cage and becomes a rebel hero of the bleak, gloomy Balkans.

Cast

Igor Angelov
Marija Kohn
Rešad Behreda
Elena Trajkovska
Faik Mefailoski
Čun Lajči

Film crew

Director: Vladimir Blaževski
Screenwriter: Vladimir Blaževski, Dušan Spasojević, Catherine Maximoff
D.O.P.: Dimo Popov
Music author: Aleksandar Pejovski
Production designer: Milenko Jeremić, Boban Petruševski
Costume Designer: Zaklina Krstevska
Editor: Blagoja Nedelkovski
Makeup Artist: Mojca Gorogranc Petrushevska
Sound designer: Sašo Kalan
Sound recordist: Igor Popovski
Producer: Milenko Jeremić, Boban Petrushevski, Darko Popov
Co-producer: Viva Videnović, Mina Đukić, Valon Bajgora

Organizations

Production Company: Pank film
Co-production Company: Kiselo dete, Infinity, STRUP produkcija
Technical support: FS Viba film Ljubljana
Co-funding: SEE Cinema Network, Slovenski filmski center, javna agencija RS, Eurimages, Kosova Cinematography Center, Film Center Serbia, Macedonian Film Agency

Technical data

Film format: DCP
Aspect ratio: 1:2,35
Colours: color
Sound: digital