• Selector of the 42nd FEST

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      Ivan Karl

      Born in Belgrade in 1979. Graduated film and television production on the Faculty of Drama Arts. As an author and host of film programs he has worked on RTS’ Third Channel; he also was the Editor of Film Program on TV Politika. He was a Selector of the Student Film Festival in Vrnjacka Banja (the “The East is Over There” program) and an organizer and selector of the Eurimages film festival in Belgrade.

      He has written television and film critic and reportages and as a member of the FIPRESCI critics’ jury, he has participated in the festivals in Wiesbaden, Ankara, Ljubljana, Hihon, Trieste and Motovun. He also was the Coordinator for International Cooperation in the Film Center of Serbia, as well as the Editor-in-Chief of the cable TV station Film plus. He is the author of television documentary “Women on Film” and “Men on Film”, later translated in the book “Acting on Film”. Since 2007 he is the Editor-in-Chief of the Film and International Series Program Department on RTS.

      He is the multiple recipient of the TV Novosti award for the most watched film program in Serbia. Under the decision of the Belgrade City Assembly, he was appointed Art Manager/Selector of FEST, along with Borislav Andjelic.