Nebojša Slijepčević was born in 1973 in Zagreb, Croatia. In 2005 he graduated Film Directing from the Academy of Drama and Art, also in Zagreb. He directed numerous TV documentaries and series (Direkt, City Folk...), but also creative and author driven documentaries (Real Man’s Film, In 4 Years, Of Cows and People) for which he received awards from various festivals. Nebojša is also the author of a short animated film Dog / Rabbit, short fiction Boxed and short fiction Slap in the Face, which is part of the fiction omnibus Zagreb Stories. In 2013 he finished his first feature documentary, international co-production Gangster of Love. Film was premiered as opening film of Zagreb Dox 2013 where it won audience award for the best film. International premiere of the film was at Hot Docs 2013 and European premiere at documentary competition of Karlovy Vary IFF 2013. Gangster of Love was also one of the biggest box office successes in Croatia. Nebojša is also an educator, mentoring and lecturing at School of Documentary Film in Zagreb. He is living and working in Zagreb, Croatia.
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