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Title
The Little Match Girl

Year
2011

Genre
Short, Drama

Duration
10 mins

Director
Filip Matevski

Rating
R (18+)

Language
Macedonian

Subtitles
English

Synopsis

The film is based on the story “The little girl with the matches” by Hans Christian-Andersen. The main character in the story is a little girl, a homeless orphan who instead of begging is selling matches on the side of the street. The movie follows the death of the little girl who dies from cold on New Years Eve.

Trailer

 

Festivals

  • Multimedia Festival “Sound & Vision”, Serbia, 2012
  • In the Palace International Short Film Festival, Bulgaria, 2012
  • Dream Fest Cinema, Slatina, Romania, 2012
  • Cairo International Film Festival for Children, Cairo, 2012 (Screened in Competition for Long&Short Films)
  • Cinedays International Festival of European Cinema, Skopje, Macedonia, 2011