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372 Ratings

Honeyland

Медена земја | Medena zemja

Macedonia, 2019
Documentary

Synopsis

The last female beehunter in Europe must save the bees and return the natural balance in Honeyland, when a family of nomadic beekeepers invade her land and threaten her livelihood.

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Honeyland Directed by Ljubomir Stefanov, Tamara Kotevska

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

2020 | 2 nominations including: Best Documentary (Feature)

Sundance Film Festival

2019 | 3 wins including: Grand Jury Prize (World Cinema Documentary Competition)

Independent Spirit Awards

2020 | Nominee: Best Documentary

São Paulo International Film Festival

2019 | 2 wins including: Jury Prize - Best Documentary

Critics reviews

The result is a film that’s in equal measure gripping and frustrating, a work of nonfiction in which the elision of many factual elements, in the interest of compact dramaturgy, makes an extraordinary true story feel fabricated.
August 01, 2019
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If this were fiction, it might seem too “on the nose.” As a documentary, it makes its point with an artful dramatic structure and satisfying emotional arc.
July 24, 2019
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