Gjama e maleve

Gjama e maleve

The Lament of the Mountains

Majlinda Bregasi, Kosovo, 2010Mini DV, Colour, 26'

Nikaj is a small village in Rrafshi i Dukagjinit. The epic of the terrain seems to live in symbiosis whit their own life that refuses to burst the ancient law of mountains, where the honour has takes the first place. One of the most ancient and expressive customs, where the grief culminates in the human loss, is the lament of the men. The lament on the mountains takes you over 2000 years back, at the time when Herodotus wrote about the collective lamentation in the Dardanian tribes…

06 August, Kino Lumbardhi, 18:00

National Competition

Director: Majlinda Bregasi
Producer: Cosimo Spada
Cinematographer: Majlinda Bregasi
Editor: Majlinda Bregasi
Sound: Bekim Bislimi

Director's Biography

Experience of work: Teacher at the Prishtina University from 2003 in the Department of Albanian Language and Literature and in the Department of Journalism 2003-, Editor/journalist in the Radio Television of Kosova (RTK).

Festivals and Awards:

Grand Prix International Festival, Urti 2010.


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