Srđan Dragojević- president of the jury
Dragojević was born in Belgrade, Serbia in 1963. He graduated from the Faculty of Philosophy, the department of Clinical Psychology and from the Faculty of Dramatic Arts, the department of Film and TV directing in Belgrade. He was a valedictorian at the Faculty of Dramatic Arts in 1992. He has published poetry and prose in all literary magazines of the SFRY (The Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia). He has published three books of poems. “The Book of Action Poetry“ earned him a Branko Radicevic award in 1986.
2015-2016. The Hangovers - TV Show Pilot;
2014. "Atomski zdesna" - Holidays in the Sun;
2012. The Parade: Scriptwriter, director and co-producer;
2010. Montevideo: Taste of a Dream;
2009-2010 Saint George Shoots The Dragon;
2007. We Are Not Angels 3;
2005. We Are Not Angels 2;
1998. The Wounds,
1996. Pretty Village Pretty Flame;
1994. Two Hours of Quality Program - 100 minutes, film: "Third Channel" production: Radio Television of Serbia;
1992. We Are Not Angels
1988 - 1991.He has directed more than30 concert livestreams and other manifestation on RTS channel, for the editorial offices of livestreams;
1992 - 2016.He has directed more than 50 advertising TV videos for the biggest national, regional and international brands.
His poetry and prose, as well as the columns and rock critics have been published in literary and other magazines throughout Yugoslavia: “Literary Newspapers”, “Literary Word” “Youth newspaper”, “Start”, “Forum”, “Mladina”. He has been a member of The Association of Serbian Writers since 1987.
He has won a number of awards on local and foreign Festivals.
Ivan Karl - member of the jury
Born in Belgrade. Graduated from the Faculty of Dramatic Arts, the department for film and TV production. He has written film and TV critiques and stories in newspapers. As the author and the host of the shows about films, he worked on Treci kanal RTS, and also as the editor of the film program at TV Politika. He was the selector at the Student Film Festival, Festival of film scripts in Vrnjacka Banja (the program the East is there) and Eurimages Film Festival in Belgrade. As a member of the critique jury Fipresci, he participated in numerous international film festivals. He was the coordinator of the international cooperation at the Serbian Film Centre, and then editor-in-chief of the cable television FILM PLUS. From 2007 to 2013, he was editor-in-chief of Culture and Art Programme of RTS, and from 2013 to 2014 he was the Director of the movie content cable operator SBB. He performed the duty of the selector at FEST from 2010 to 2014. He deals with software consulting for television and telecommunications company.
Nebojša Bradić - member of the jury
Nebojša Bradić was born in Trstenik, Serbia. From 1981 to 1996 he worked as director, art director and head of the Krusevac Theatre. Bradic was appointed as the head of the Atelje 212 theatre from 1996 to 1997. He was also the head director of the National Theatre. He was director of the Belgrade Drama Theatre from 2000/ 2008. Bradić was Minister of Culture in the Government of Serbia from 2008/2011. He is Editor in Chief of Culture and Art Programme of RTS.
He has directed more than 80 plays in theatres in Serbia, Croatia, Slovenia, Bosnia, Montenegro and Greece. He has directed operas, musicals and ballets. He is founder of the Belgrade Dance Festival. He was professor of acting at the Belgrade Academy of Fine Arts. Theatre shows by Nebojsa Bradic were performed in theatres throughout the former Yugoslavia, Italy, Austria, Hungary, England, United States, the Czech Republic, Switzerland, Ukraine,Russia, Greece, Albania and Turkey.
He received most prominent theatre awards for adaptation and directions.(Sterijino pozorje, Joakim Vujic). He received the Golden Knight Award as director. He writes essays and has published of the books of the plays “Prokleta Avlija” (The Damned Yard), “Dervis i Smrt” (The Dervish and Death), "Moj brat". (My brother), "Noć u kafani Titanik" (One night in "Titanik")
Vladan Vukosavljević - member of the jury
Vladan Vukosavljević was born on 2nd of April 1962 in Belgrade.
Graduated from Faculty of Law in Belgrade.
He had several study visits in France and Germany.
Attended post-graduate specialization course at the Law School on the subject of International Contracts.
After his studies he worked in foreign trade, at the Belgrade company "Universal". He was the director and the owner of the firm for real estate transactions and provision of legal services.
From 2002 to 2013 he was the director and the owner of the public relations and lobbying firm "Logos Public Relations".
He published articles in NIN, Literary Word and The Lawyer.
He’s a member of the Crown Office.
Since 2013, he is the Secretary of the Secretariat for Culture of Belgrade.
Foreign languages: English and French.