Pavo Marinković - Biography

Born in Zagreb, Croatia in 1967, graduating Dramaturgy at the Academy of Dramatic Arts in Zagreb. His theatre plays, performed in Croatia and abroad, have garnered numerous awards. 2006 together with Dražen Žarković, he co-directed the film «Trešeta»/ (Tressette – a Story of an Island»). Marinković was also the script writer. The film won 6 international and 2 domestic awards and has been screened on more then 30 international festivals. In 2009 he has written and directed a feature „Ljubavni život domobrana“ („Love Life of a Gentle Coward“) which was premierly shown on Pula Film Festival where it won 3 Golden Arenas. It was also shown on lot of international festivals and won Special Jury Award on Worldfest Houston. In 2013 he finished a Czech-Croatian documentary „Occupation, the 27th Picture“. World Premiere was on International Film Festival Karlovy Vary in June 2013 and it was the opening film of Documentary Program on Sarajevo FF. Pavo Marinković is currently living in Bucharest and Zagreb.