12 August 2019 Festivals
The International Folklore Festival "DUFLLA" was held from 2nd to 4th August, 2019 in Rashche, Municipality of Saraj in North Macedonia. The event was attended by more than 420 performers from 7 countries, who presented folklore dances and songs in front of more than 2,500 spectators.
The Grand Prix "DUFLLA" was awarded to Ensemble "ILIRIDA" from North Macedonia.
Ensemble "DIBRA" from Albania won the first place, Ensemble "STUDIO FOLK" from North Macedonia - the second and Ensemble "LIRIA" from Montenegro - the third place.
"Thesaret Labe" from Greece won the Mayor's prize.
The most impressive performances in the concerts held during the festival, were awarded in the following categories:
The most complete stage presentation - Ensemble "DRITA E DERVENIT", North Macedonia
The Best Choreography - Ensemble "BEHAR", Bosnia and Herzegovina
The Best Rhapsode - Idriz Çilafi - "EDUARD HOXHA", Albania
The most popular Folk Group - "FUSHE ARREZ", Albania
The most authentic presentation at the Festival - Ensemble "LILJAN", North Macedonia
The Best Recital - Ibrahim Krosi - "BARDHA BERISHA", North Macedonia
The most complete traditional outfits - Ensemble "SHQIPONJAT", North Macedonia
The best dancer (male) - Ilir Loku, North Macedonia
The best dancer (female) - Sejda Cejahic, North Macedonia
Public Prize - Ensemble "SHQIPONJAT", North Macedonia
The Media Prize - Ensemble "DRITA E DERVENIT", North Macedonia