Stefan Arsenijevic

Stefan Arsenijevi?, writer and director, was born in Belgrade (Serbia) in 1977. Graduated Film and TV Directing from the Faculty of Dramatic Arts in Belgrade, where he now teaches lm directing at the master’s level. His short lm '(A)torsion' (2003) won over 30 national and international awards, including the Golden Bear at Berlinale, the European Film Academy Award, and the Oscar nomination. Directed a short lm in omnibus “Lost and Found' (opening lm of Berlinale Forum 2005). Stefan's first feature 'Love and Other Crimes' premiered at Berlinale Panorama Special in 2008 and won several awards at international festivals. With director Bojan Vuleti?, he co-wrote 'Practical Guide to Belgrade with Singing and Crying' (Karlovy Vary IFF 2011). Program Manager of Goethe Institute’s professional training program for Southeast European lm directors FIRST FILMS FIRST since 2015. Member of the European Film Academy. 'As Far as I Can Walk' is his second feature film premiered in Crystal Globe Competition of Karlovy Vary IFF winning 5 awards including Grand Prix Krystal Globe for the Best film.