Mate Ugrin

Mate Ugrin

Croatia

Mate Ugrin (born 1986 in Pula, Croatia) graduated in Filmmaking from the Academy of Arts (Belgrade, Serbia) in 2012. He holds a Master of Arts from the University of Fine Arts Hamburg (Hochschule für bildende Künste Hamburg) and finished the Meisterschüler program at the Berlin University of the Arts (Universität der Künste Berlin). He directed several shorts, among which RECENT PLACES (2016) and MEANWHILE (2017) which was premiered at the Hamburg International Short FF and won the German FIRST STEPS Award. His latest work is the film EVERYTHING AHEAD (2021) which premiered at the Sarajevo FF 2021.