Vuk Ršumović

Vuk Ršumović

Serbia

Biography

Vuk Ršumovic is an award-winning writer & director. He studied writing for film and theatre at the Faculty of Drama Arts in Belgrade and Studies of Analytical Psychology of Carl Gustav Jung both in Belgrade and Zürich.

His feature film debut NO ONE'S CHILD (2014) had World Premiere at Venice Film Festival Critic's Week where it won three awards: FIPRESCI Critics Award for Best Film (Orizzonti and International Critics' Week), Best film at Critic's Week Award and FEDEORA Award for Best Script.

The film has won over 35 awards all over the world, among them New Voices/New Visions Award at Palm Springs International Film Festival, Best Film Award at GoEast Film Festival in Wiesbaden and Best Director Award at Tarkovsky International Film Festival.

He has been writing extensively for TV. Most notably TV sitcom Andrija & Andjelka, teen drama The Ballers and crime drama The Department. He has been the head writer for reality TV Survivor Serbia shot in Panama, Philippines and Costa Rica, respectively.

He works as a full-time professor of Screenwriting and Film Directing at the Faculty of Media and Communications in Belgrade and is, also, an active member of European Film Academy. 

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