Želimir Žilnik

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Želimir Žilnik

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First Name

Želimir

Surname or Business Name

Žilnik

Years Affiliated

2020

Birth Date

1942

Birthplace

Serbia

Occupation

Filmmaker

Biographical Text

Želimir Žilnik is best known as one of the major figures of the Yugoslav Black Wave film movement of the 1960s and 1970s. He is noted for his socially engaging style of filmmaking and focus on contemporary issues— social, political and economic assessments of everyday life. His feature film Early Works (Rani Radovi) won him a Golden Berlin Bear Award at the 19th Berlin International Film Festival. Not only has his work been included in programmes of art galleries and museums worldwide, he is also a mentor and executive producer in many international workshops for students in South-Eastern Europe. He is also a visiting lecturer at film schools.

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Citation

“Želimir Žilnik,” NTU CCA Singapore Digital Archive, accessed May 23, 2022, https://ntuccasingapore.omeka.net/items/show/722.