SYNOPSIS

What is like to be a widowed old man in a small town where every single day is the same like the previous? And what will happen when the grandson that man haven’t seen in 10 years will knock on his door and suddenly brake all of his routines? Nikola is a young doctor traumatised by the death of one of his patients. Struggling to pull himself together, he flees from the city to stay at his grandfather’s place in the countryside. There he comes to appreciate his grandfather's values and strives to live by them. For Nikola the aim is to become “the pure human being I was as a child”.

Biography

Ilija Piperkoski was born on the 4th of April 1985, Ohrid, Macedonia. In his childhood, he spent a lot of time at the cinema. After finishing high school, he was accepted by Romanian National University for Theatre and Film where he graduated and now he has a BA, a MA and PhD in Film Directing. He directed two feature documentaries and three shorts, one TV show and he was assistant director for other feature films. He currently lives in Ohrid working for the municipality and promoting his feature film “A Grandfather and Grandson”.

Filmography

Ohrid City of Light (2016), Methodi Pachev (2017), A Grandfather and His Grandson (2018)

GRANDFATHER AND GRANDSON

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GRANDFATHER AND GRANDSON

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GRANDFATHER AND GRANDSON

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