Aleksandar Nikolic (Serbia)

Aleksandar Nikolic was born in 1979 in Belgrade. In 1991, together with his family, he moved to London where he continued his education and eventually graduated with a master's degree in computer graphics. After university, he found work in film and TV post-production and has worked, as both editor and sound editor, on a large number of documentary, corporate and short films including some renowned projects for BBC and PBS. In parallel with his post-production career, Aleksandar was also developing his screenwriting and directing skills. He has written and directed 5 short films which have been screen at various international film festivals including 'Brief Encounters' in Bristol and 'Kino Film' in Manchester. In 2009 he founded a production company 'Perfect Splice' with an aim of producing two new projects: Voices, a haunting short film about human inability to connect to each other and The Serbian Lawyer. Through Perfect Splice, Aleksandar is currently working on three other projects: Either/Or and Of Sheep and Men which are both feature documentaries and Fear and Trembling, a fiction feature for which he is writing the script.


  • Either/Or
    60', in production
  • Of Sheep and Men
    90', in development
  • The Serbian Lawyer
  • Voices
    short film, 2010
  • Through Skin and Bone
    short film, 2007
  • Carving of Ichtus
    short film, 2005

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