Marko Šantić

Marko Šantić (1983, hr) graduated in film and TV directing from the AGRFT. Two of his student fiction shorts were particularly successful: Good Luck Nedim (2005, the Best Short Film Award at the Sarajevo FF, the Main Student Award at the Tribeca FF) and Hole (2006, the Special Jury Award at the Sarajevo FF). Šantić’s feature debut Seduce Me (2013) received the Best Direction Award at the 16th FSF Portorož, the Special Mention at the Warsaw FF 2013 1-2 Competition, and the Grand Prix for Best Feature Film at the South East European FF Los Angeles. After Together (2018), Wake Me is his third fiction feature.

Awards 4 awards and 1 nomination
Vesna Award
best directing
2013

Za odločno in zrelo režijo, s katero zgradi intriganten pogled na sodobno življenje in ustvari nepozabljive filmske like.

Nominations
Festival Award
best feature film
2019

Official Selection - competition programme