SYNOPSIS: One morning the old janitor in a mountain hut finds a scared, young woman hiding in the kitchen. Moments later, a middle aged man – her lover – enters the hut, introduces himself as her uncle and starts asking about her. The old man decides to protect her and lies, saying he hadn’t seen anyone around. At the end that decision will cost him dearly.
Casting director – Kirijana A. Nikolovska
Make-up artist – Goran Ignjatovski
Costume designer – Rade Vasilev
Sound – Igor Popovski
Music – Ognen Anastasovski
Production designer – Vanja Bartling
Editor – Sofija Samoilovska
Director of photography – Dimo Popov
Executive producer – Ruse Arsov
Written, produced and directed by – Gjorce Stavreski
2009 FFF in Ohrid, Macedonia. Award: GOLDEN MASK (BEST SHORT FILM).
2009 ASTERFEST, Strumica, Macedonia. Award: ACO ALEKSOV AWARD.
2010 CLERMONT-FERRAND – France 2010
“At daybreak” was selected in Official International Competition
2010 CINEMA JOVE – Valencia, Spain
2010 CINEFIESTA – Puerto Rico
2010 BELEF – Belgrade
2010 MEDFILM Film Festival – Roma, Italy
Stavreski proved that has a nice sensibility, that he has the ability to observe things and that he has plenty to say. – UTRINSKI VESNIK
This intensive, 15 minute piece, managed to excite all the guests on the premiere. – GLOBUS
The Premiere: Link1, Link2