Matjaž Ivanišin

Matjaž Ivanišin


God has intended men to enjoy themselves with many games. Games bring them comfort and dispel their boredom. - Alfonso X of Castile    


Matjaž Ivanišin (1981, Slovenia) began studying at the Academy of Theatre, Radio, Film and Television in Ljubljana in 2000. There he studied to be a director for Film and Television. Since his graduation in 2007, he has worked as a freelance filmmaker. In 2013, KARPOTROTTER is the first film of his to be screened at IFFR. His second feature, PLAYING MEN, was selected at Belfort IFF where it won the Cine + Distribution Support Award. His latest film OROSLAN was selected in the Concorso Cineasti del presente section at the 72nd Locarno Film Festival.

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