Stefan Pavlovic (1989) is a filmmaker
based in Amsterdam.

pavlo.stefan@gmail.com












Current:


Berlinale Talents 2022
Prins Bernhard Cultuurfonds Documentary Stipendium Recipient 2021
Essay Film Studio, Łodz, Production Grant Recipient 2021


Education:

Netherlands Film Academy 2017-2019
Master of Film: Artistic Research in and through Cinema
Art Center College of Design 2009-2013


Work experience

2022
Guest lecturer, Wagner College, New York
Berlinale Talents
2021
Guest lecturer, Göteborgs University, HDK-Valand, course coordinator Jyoti Mistry
External mentor, Master of Film Artistic Research in and through Cinema, Netherlands Film Academy, Amsterdam
Film programmer, New Talents, Eastern Neighbors Film Festival


2020
Jihlava Academy, selected participant, mentored by Khavn de la Cruz and Tan Chui
Jury assistant
, STUDENT Competition, IDFA
Jury member European Competition of Documentaries,Szczecin Film Festival, Poland.
Editor, Trust in the Blockchain, Archis, funded by Filmfonds, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Film programmer, New Talents, Eastern Neighbours Film Festival
Professor film practices master students, International Politics through Film Practice lead by Prof. Dr. F.P.S.M
Ragazzi, Leiden University

2019 
Jury assistant, FIPRESCI Jury, IDFA 2019
Pitch Looking for Horses, film in development, 
Eastern Neighbours Film Festival, Den Haag
Presentation: Looking for Horses film in development:
24H Nieuw, Wow Mistral, WOW-residency, Amsterdam
             
Films

2021 Looking for Horses
Feature documentary, 88 minutes
Bosnië & Herzegovina / The Netherlands / France
Trailer: https://vimeo.com/530420002

2018  When the dragon came
Short film, 20 minutes
Romania
Trailer: https://vimeo.com/267985843


Prices/Nominations

2021

Visions du Reel - Burning Lights Comp - Best Film Award
Doc Alliance Nomination
Sarajevo Film Festival - Special Jury Awar
Nancy International Film Festival - Special Jury Mention
Corsica.DOC - Grand Prix
RIDM - Grand Prix International Feature Length Competition
Kasseler Dokfest - Golden Key Feature Film Award
Prins Bernhard Cultuurfonds Documentary Stipend
Trieste Film Festival - BALCANI CAUCASOTRANSEUROPA Award for Best
Documentary in Competition
Ismailia Film Festival - Special Jury Award
Ann Arbor Film Festival - Best Documentary
AMDocs - Best Internartional Feature
SEEFest - Audience Awards

2020
Young Art Fund, nomination, Amsterdam

2019
AHK End-price, Amsterdam
Szczecin Film Festival - Best European Film Award
2018
Balkan Beyond Borders - Special Mention

Festival screenings
2022
Trieste Film Festival
DocPoint, Helsinki
Santa Barbara IFF
Ismailia Film Fest
Ann Arbor Film Festival
AMDocs
Dokumentarfilmwoche Hamburg
Uniondocs, New York (special screening)
SEEFest
Taiwan International Documentary Festival
Ethnocineca, Vienna
One World Romania
Underhill Fest, Montenegro
           
2021
Visions du Reel
FID Marseille
Sarajevo Film Festival
Nancy International Film Festival
Beldocs  
Corsica.DOC - Grand Prix
DOK Leipzig
Jihlava International Documentary Film Festival
MIDBO International Documentary Film Festival Bogotá
Cork International Film Festival
RIDM, Montréal, Canada
Cambridge FF
Kasseler Dokfest
International Documentary Festival Amsterdam (IDFA)
Porto/Post/Doc
This Human World, Austria
Human Rights FF Zagreb
Guangzhou Documentary Film Festival
2019
Szczecin Film Festival, Poland
La Guarimba International Film Festival, Amantea, Italy
Pärnu International Film Festival, Estonia
Krakow International Film Festival, Poland
New Lights Film Series, FC Hyena, Amsterdam,

2018
Netherlands Film Festival, Utrecht
Eastern Neighbours Film Festival, The Hague
Balkan Beyond Borders, Novi Sad, Serbia




Stefan Pavlovic (1989) is a filmmaker based between Amsterdam, Belgrade and Honolulu.
pavlo.stefan@gmail.com


Current:


Berlinale Talents 2022
Prins Bernhard Cultuurfonds Documentary Stipendium Recipient 2021
Essay Film Studio, Łodz, Production Grant Recipient 2021



Education:


Netherlands Film Academy
2017-2019
Master of Film: Artistic Research in and through Cinema
Art Center College of Design
2009-2013



Work experience


2022
Guest lecturer, Wagner College, New York
Berlinale Talents


2021
Guest lecturer, Göteborgs University, HDK-Valand, course coordinator Jyoti Mistry
External mentor, Master of Film Artistic Research in and through Cinema, Netherlands Film Academy, Amsterdam
Film programmer, New Talents, Eastern Neighbors Film Festival

2020
Jihlava Academy, selected participant, mentored by Khavn de la Cruz and Tan Chui
Jury assistant
, STUDENT Competition, IDFA
Jury member European Competition of Documentaries,Szczecin Film Festival, Poland.
Editor, Trust in the Blockchain, Archis, funded by Filmfonds, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Film programmer, New Talents, Eastern Neighbours Film Festival
Professor film practices master students, International Politics through Film Practice lead by Prof. Dr. F.P.S.M
Ragazzi, Leiden University

2019
Jury assistant, FIPRESCI Jury, IDFA 2019
Pitch Looking for Horses, film in development,
Eastern Neighbours Film Festival, Den Haag
Presentation: Looking for Horses film in development:
24H Nieuw, Wow Mistral, WOW-residency, Amsterdam


Films


2021     Looking for Horses
             Feature documentary, 88 minutes
             Bosnië & Herzegovina / The Netherlands / France
             Trailer: https://vimeo.com/530420002

2018     When the dragon came
              Short film, 20 minutes
              Romania
              Trailer: https://vimeo.com/267985843



Prices/Nominations


2021
Visions du Reel - Burning Lights Comp - Best Film Award
Doc Alliance Nomination
Sarajevo Film Festival - Special Jury Awar
Nancy International Film Festival - Special Jury Mention
Corsica.DOC - Grand Prix
RIDM - Grand Prix International Feature Length Competition
Kasseler Dokfest - Golden Key Feature Film Award
Prins Bernhard Cultuurfonds Documentary Stipend
Trieste Film Festival - BALCANI CAUCASOTRANSEUROPA Award for Best
Documentary in Competition
Ismailia Film Festival - Special Jury Award
Ann Arbor Film Festival - Best Documentary
AMDocs - Best Internartional Feature
SEEFest - Audience Awards

2020
Young Art Fund, nomination, Amsterdam

2019
AHK End-price, Amsterdam
Szczecin Film Festival - Best European Film Award
2018
Balkan Beyond Borders - Special Mention



Festival screenings

2022
Trieste Film Festival
DocPoint, Helsinki
Santa Barbara IFF
Ismailia Film Fest
Ann Arbor Film Festival
AMDocs
Dokumentarfilmwoche Hamburg
Uniondocs, New York (special screening)
SEEFest
Taiwan International Documentary Festival
Ethnocineca, Vienna
One World Romania
Underhill Fest, Montenegro

2021

Visions du Reel
FID Marseille
Sarajevo Film Festival
Nancy International Film Festival
Beldocs  
Corsica.DOC - Grand Prix
DOK Leipzig
Jihlava International Documentary Film Festival
MIDBO International Documentary Film Festival Bogotá
Cork International Film Festival
RIDM, Montréal, Canada
Cambridge FF
Kasseler Dokfest
International Documentary Festival Amsterdam (IDFA)
Porto/Post/Doc
This Human World, Austria
Human Rights FF Zagreb
Guangzhou Documentary Film Festival

2019

Szczecin Film Festival, Poland
La Guarimba International Film Festival, Amantea, Italy
Pärnu International Film Festival, Estonia
Krakow International Film Festival, Poland
New Lights Film Series, FC Hyena, Amsterdam,
2018
Netherlands Film Festival, Utrecht
Eastern Neighbours Film Festival, The Hague
Balkan Beyond Borders, Novi Sad, Serbia