Filmmaker and visual artist born in Belgrade, Yugoslavia. Graduated from the Faculty of Drama Arts in Belgrade in 2012 and received a master’s degree in film from the University of Arts Berlin in 2019. In 2014, received the “Erste Foundation” Award for Best visual artist for his photography and video work. Recently, as a cinematographer collaborated on several feature films including You Have the Night by Ivan Salatić, Landscapes of Resistance by Marta Popivoda and I Was at Home, But... by Angela Schanelec, which won the Silver Bear at Berlinale 2019.
The short film White Bird, that he co-directed with Linfeng Wu, had its premiere at Berlinale 2016. His experimental documentary Centar had its premiere at Doclisboa in 2018 and received the “Best Newcomer” award at Dokufest. Centar was shown in numerous festivals and exhibitions. From Tomorrow on, I Will, a feature film he co-directed with Linfeng Wu, had its premiere at Berlinale Forum 2019. The film received the Grand Prize at 2019 Jeonju IFF and the First Steps Award from the German Film Academy. Lives and works between Belgrade and Berlin.
Photo: Bojana Janjić
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