East West East
The movie treats the history of five cyclists Helidon Fino, Gentian Azizi, Lulzim Zeqja, Ervin Bejleri, Fatjon Pustina and the coach Ndricim Xhepa, that have the opportunity to present Albania in bike competition which will be held in France. For Albanians that are yet isolated this is a huge event which will realize some dreams. By the way , when they arrived in Italy they were isolated too, at this time in Albania recrudesce protest, citizens enters in embassy. The country lose functionality. This time for forgotten cyclists, abandoned, without money, west side is not anymore movable. The only way to return to Albania is to ride the bikes and pass the Yugoslavia border, like a competition which they did not have the chance to do it in France. At beginning the movie will be filming in Albania, mainly in Tirana for almost 5 weeks and then filming moves to Trieste, Italy and all over in Macedonia. After a wide walk on the ambiances of film studio in Tirana, Durres and Permet, Xhuvani`s cyclists arrived in Macedonia. They will pass off the city center of Ohrid, to continue in village Peshtan, Glicica Mountain and so on the albanian border in the touristic village called Tushemisht. According to director and producent Gjergj Xhuvani a part of filming is done in Durres, Permet and Qafa-Thane and everything according to him is going well, even though could have a schedule change because of the weather. The production in Macedonia is on behalf of SM-ART company. Filming in this area will be going on until July. According to screenwriter here is developed one of the vicissitudes of Xhivani`s characters. Later on is taught that the filming will continue in Italy. In other roles played in this movie are and these albanian actors from Macedonia:Muzbajdin Qamili, Osman Ahmeti, Musa Isufi, Mendim Murtezi, Vebi Qerimi, Genci Mirzo, Salaetin Bilall and macedonian actor Dragan Bosnic, bosnian actress Nela Lucic. Director:Gjergj Xhuvani, assistant Ermir Keta, Screenwriter: Dhimiter, Gjergj Xhuvani and Jani Duri, Producer:Arben Tasellari, Francesko Tagliabue Aktoret: Ndriçim Xhepa, Helindon Fino, Gentjan Hazizi, Ervin Bejleri, Lulzim Zeqja, Fajton Pustina, Romir Zalla, Petrit Malaj, Irsa Demneri, Nela Lucic, Orjon Halili, Muzbajdin Qamili, Osman Ahmeti, Musa Isufi, Mendim Murtezi, Vebi Qerimi, Genci Mirzo, Salaetin Bilall, Elhame Bilalli etj. Cast: Irvin Muçaj, Sabina Budina, Soela Zani, Redi Treni.