Secret Ingredient


Feature film / In post-production

Logline: An underpaid train mechanic uses stolen marijuana to make a cake for his father to relieve his cancer pain, but suddenly he finds himself cornered by the criminals who want their drugs back and the nosy neighbors who want the recipe for the “healing” cake.

Original title: Исцелител

Genre: Dark Comedy
Format: 4k Digital Cinema
Running Time: 104 min.
Preparation period: 7 months
Shooting Ended: November 2015
Shooting Locations: Macedonia
Shooting Language: Macedonian
Post production period: 12 months
Expected Completion Date: February 2017
Production Company: Fragment Film – Skopje
In co-production with: Graal S.A. Greece
Script version: Rev. 10
With the support of: Macedonian Film Agency, Greek Film Centre, SEE Cinema Network

2015 Berlinale Talent Project Market, VFF Highlight Pitch Award Nomination
2014 WEMW, Trieste, Italy. Award: EAVE SCHOLARSHIP
2013 SCRIPT CORNER, Bitola, Macedonia. Award: BEST SCREENPLAY

Cast: Blagoj Veselinov, Anastas Tanovski, Aksel Mehmet, Aleksandar Mikic, Miroslav Petkovic, Dime Ilev, Simona Dimkovska

Written, Produced and Directed by: Gjorce Stavreski
Music by: Branislav Nikolov, Pece Trajkovski, Goce Jovanoski
Costumes by: Rade Vasilev
Make up: Mojca Gorogranc
Casting by: Sonja Stamboldzioska
First Assistant Director: Jane Spasic
Edited by: Martin Ivanov
Art Director: Simo Branov
Line Producer: Viktor Pavlovski
Director of Photography: Dejan Dimeski
Co-Producers: Konstantina Stavrianou, Irini Vougioukalou
World Sales: Wide