Visar Vishka

Actor | Writer | Director
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KNOWN FOR 
Legends (2015) | Shanghai Gypsy (2012) | A Small Time/Space Discontinuum (2014)
AWARDS 
1 win More »
BORN 
Jan 17, 1977 (age 41)
HEIGHT 
5' 11¾" (1.82m)
AGE RANGE *
Performs ages 18-48
ETHNICITY *
Caucasian | Eastern European | Mediterranean | Latin/Hispanic | Middle Eastern  Less
HAIR *
Black (Short)
EYES *
Brown
WEIGHT *
194 lbs
PHYSIQUE *
Athletic
VOICE TYPE *
Tenor
ATHLETICS *
Soccer | Boxing | Rollerblading | Swimming | Cycling | Basketball | Martial Arts  Less
ACCENTS *
Middle Eastern | British | Russian | Italian | German | French  Less
LANGUAGES *
German | Russian | Italian | French  Less
INSTRUMENTS *
Piano
DANCE *
Ballroom | Disco | Hip Hop | Tango | Modern | Club/Freestyle | Waltz  Less
WORK HISTORY *
Voice Over | Film | Music Video | Radio | Theater | Commercial | Television  Less
JOB TYPES *
Producing | Production | Acting | Directing  Less
CITIZENSHIP *
Republic of Macedonia (with valid passport)
VANITY URL *
https://www.imdb.me/visarvishka
* Starred info submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume (has not been verified by IMDb).

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Films in Production (2 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Past Film & Video (9 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
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  • Primary photo for LegendsLegends (TV Series) Doku Zakayev (8 episodes, 2015)  Less 2015 8
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  • Primary photo for X CompanyX Company (TV Series) Vichy Policeman (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015 1
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  • Primary photo for The PhilanthropistThe Philanthropist (TV Series) Imam Hassan (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009 1
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  • Primary photo for BuniloBunilo (TV Movie) Stevo  Less 2009
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  • Primary photo for Salon HarmoniSalon Harmoni (TV Series) The Albanian Businessman (2 episodes, 1998)  Less 1998 2
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    • Episode #1.4 (Apr 26, 1998) The Albanian Businessman  Less
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  • Primary photo for The TheaterThe Theater (Short) Actor in Macedonian National Theater  Less 2013 €10K

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Education & Training (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

FORMAL EDUCATIONYEARCITY/STATE
  • Faculty of Dramatic Arts * – master of arts 1999 Macedonia
SPECIAL TRAININGYEARCITY/STATE
  • Faculty of Dramatic Arts * – Stage and Film Acting, Ljubisa Georgievski 1995 Skopje/Macedonia

Additional Awards (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

EVENTYEAR
  • Montreal World Film Festival * – Best Actor (Nominated) 2012
  • Film Fest Kosova * – Best Actor 2013

Additional Resume Info (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

RESUME DETAILS
  • * FILM

    THE MAN WHO WASN’T THERE short film by Goce Cvetanovski
    In post-production

    THE MAN WHO WOULDN’T DIE FX3X by Goce Cvetanovski
    2014

    A SMALL TIME/SPACE DISCONTINUUM Short film by Goce Cvetanovski
    2013

    SHANGHAI GYPSY ArsMedia Slovenia Marko Nabersnik
    best screenplay at Montreal World Film Festival, nominated for best actor at Montreal World Film Festival 2012, best film & best music at SEE Film Festival Paris 2013
    Best Actor and Best Actress at Fest Film Kosova (goddess on the throne)
    2012

    BALLKAN BAZAR Albania, Italia By Edmond Budina
    2011
    Sofia International Film Festival (Bulgaria)
    Prifilmfest (Kosove)
    Cinedays Festival (Macedonia)
    Festival Orenburg (Russia)
    Cinecity festival Novi Sad (Serbia)
    Otranto Film Fond Festival (Italia)
    Festival del Garda (Italia)
    Polonia Film Festival (Polonia)
    13th fest of albanian films (Albania)

    THIS IS NOT AN AMERICAN MOVIE Manufaktura Macedonia Sasho Pavlovski
    2011

    DOES IT HURT? The first Balkan Dogme mockumentary (co-production Concordia Pictures, Kosovo; NFI, NL) Tiger Award nomination, IFFR '07 Special Jury Prize, Bermuda International Film Festival '07 , Special acknowledgment by Youtube as the most watched film on youtube on the Rotterdam FF channel
    2007

    YEARS OF SOLITUDE Short film Dream Factory Macedonia
    -Special award of jury for Years of Solitude on film festival Nine Eleven –Kosovo (Prishtina) -2008
    -Best foreign film -Years of Solitude on 13th Euroasian teleforum-Moskow(Russia)-2011
    -Special Award for film Years of Solitude 8th international teleradio festival Sevastopol-Ukraine 2012
    2004

    UNUTMA BENI (Don’t forget me) Production: Kanal D Turkey
    2002

    WOMAN WITHOUT WINGS Cinegraph Productions Canada, Albania
    2000

    TV SERIES

    WHITE CITY
    AMC
    directed by oscar winner Stephen Gaghan
    In production

    X COMPANY
    CBC
    2015

    THE GODFATHER Russian TV Series
    2014

    I HAVE RIGHT TO KNOW Dream Factory
    2003

    NASHE MAALO (Our Neighborhood) Ist season- Search for Common Ground Macedonia
    1999

    SALON HARMONI (Saloon Harmony) MTV Macedonia
    1998

    THEATRE

    THE DUMB WAITER By Harold Pinter Translated by: Visar Vishka Faculty of Dramatic Arts, Skopje & Macedonian National Theatre
    1999

    TARTIF By Molier Faculty of Dramatic Arts, Skopje, Macedonia & Albanian Theatre, Skopje, Macedonia
    With these two plays(The Dumb Waiter, Tartif) Visar Vishka graduated in the Faculty of Dramatic Arts, Skopje, Macedonia on a four year programme, 1995-1999, in the class of the well known director Ljubisa Georgievski.

    HE HAD TWO PISTOLS WITH BLACK & WHITE EYES By Dario Fo Directed by: Dimitar Stankovski
    Albanian Theatre, Skopje, Macedonia
    1996

    THE LATE COMING BONES By Teki Dervishi, Inspired by the novel of the nobel nominee writer, Ismail Kadare’s “The Palace of Dreams” Directed by Vladimir Milchin Albanian Theatre, Skopje, Macedonia
    1997

    HONOUR By Vasil Iljoski Directed by Violeta Joleva Production: Dramski Theatre, Skopje, Macedonia
    1999

    LOJA (The Game) By Edna Mazia Directed by Bujar Luma Production: Skena Obscure
    1999

    TEST Coreodrama Directed by: Natasa Poplavska & Gordana Dean Pop Hristova Production: Youth Cultural Centre, Skopje, Macedonia
    1999

    PLAY SHAKESPEARE Patchwork of Shakespeare’s tragedies Directed by Ljubisa Georgievski
    Roles: Marc Anthony, Romeo etc. Macedonian National Theatre, Skopje, Macedonia
    2000

    GENTI Directed by Sulejman Rushiti Albanian Theatre, Skopje, Macedonia
    2000

    THE PALACE OF DREAMS By Ismail Kadare Directed by Altin Basha
    Coproduction of the three Albanian National Theatres from Prishtina, Tirana and Skopje
    2002

    THE FATHER By August Strindberg Directed by Slobodan Unkovski Production: BM
    2003

    LILIT'S CHILDREN By Maja Micevska Directed by Gjorgji Jolevski Production: Universal Hall
    2003

    THE SCHOOL FOR WIVES By Molier Directed by Sofija Ristevska Albanian Theatre Skopje
    2004

    FANI COMES ALONE By Resul Shabani Directed by Adonis Filipi Albanian Drama
    2005

    ODA BLU (the blue room) By David Hare translated & directed by Visar Vishka
    Production: Visar Vishka - Albanian Theatre Skopje - Oda Theatre Prishtina
    2007

    THE CHARIOT HORSE By Ferdinand Hysi Directed by Gezim Kame
    Albanian Theatre Skopje & National Theatre Tirana
    2007

    THE SYMPHONY WITHOUT ORCHESTRA Written and Directed by Robert Budina
    Albanian Theatre Skopje
    2008

    SCHEHERAZADE – black comedy in 1001 minutes Written and Directed by Srgian Yanikievic
    Vis Production
    2011

    LIFE’S A DREAM Calderon de la Barca Directed by Vlado Cvetanovski Macedonian National Theater
    2012

    THE ETERNAL HOUSE By Jordan Plevnes Directed by Dejan Projkovski Macedonian National Theater
    2013

    PRODUCTION

    DODA-The Life and Adventures of Franz Baron Nopcsa - Documentary film
    Producer

    The Philanthropist - Levinson/Fontana Company for NBC
    Production manager for filming in Macedonia

    Mirush (Blodsbånd)- feature film
    producer: Gudny Hummelvol
    Location manager for filming in Macedonia

    ODA BLU (the blue room)
    By David Hare
    translated by Visar Vishka
    Directed by Visar Vishka
    Production: Visar Vishka - Albanian Theatre Skopje - Oda Theatre Prishtina
    Year: 2007

    Cities where Visar Vishka has performed
    PARIS, MOSCOW, St. PETERBURG, CAIRO, ISTANBUL, PRAGUE, SARAJEVO, BUDVA, TIRANA, PRISHTINA, SARANDA, BUTRINT, ELBASAN, KORCHA, SKOPJE, OHRID, BITOLA, PRILEP, STRUMICA...

    OTHER ACTIVITIES

    * Councillor of the Minister of Culture of Republic of Macedonia for Film activities 2007
    * Selector of the 33rd and 34th MOT International Theater Festival - Skopje, Macedonia 2008-2009 (Macedonian Programme)
    Cinecity Film Festival, Novi Sad, Serbia 2011 - Member of jury

    Visar Vishka has hosted two pop music festivals.
    NOTA FEST 2003, NOTA FEST 2004 (Skopje Macedonia)
    MIKROFONI I ARTE 2005(Tirana Albania)
* Starred info submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume (has not been verified by IMDb).
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