The first to be last

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  • Genre: Documentary

  • Release Year: 2018

  • Duration: 35 min

  • Directed by: Vladislav Gavrilovski

The first to be last


This short film is a panoramic exploration of traditional crafts of the Old Bazaar in Skopje, and includes interviews with craftsmen who give their views on why these arts are dying out and how they should be saved and preserved.

Director Information:

Vladislav Gavrilovski



Vladislav Gavrilovski is 26 years old and was born and raised in Skopje. He graduated from the Faculty of Fine Arts in Skopje in applied graphics and began work as a photographer exploring different techniques and genres. He has had publications in several photography magazines around the world, participated in several group exhibitions, and had his first solo photographic exhibition in 2014. Three years ago, he started studying filmmaking independently and began working freelance on commercials, music videos and short films.

This young new Macedonian director has well recognised photograhic skills as featured by National Geographic: