Tanović Danis
Tanović Danis

Director / Screenwriter

DANIS TANOVIĆ was born in 1969 in Zenica, Bosnia and Herzegovina. His debut feature NO MAN’S LAND was awarded the Best Script Award at the Cannes Film Festival in 2001 and 2002 American Academy Award for Best Foreign Film. NO MAN’S LAND won a total of 42 awards, making it one of the most highly awarded debut film in the history of filmmaking. He has won Silver Bear at Berlin Film Festival for his films AN EPISODE IN THE LIFE OF AN IRON PICKER in 2013 and DEATH IN SARAJEVO in 2016. He currently lives in Sarajevo and is Professor of Directing at Sarajevo Academy of Performing Arts. 

Filmography

2016 - DEATH IN SARAJEVO

2014 - TIGERS

2013 - AN EPISODE IN LIFE OF AN IRON PICKER

2011 - BAGGAGE, short

2010 - CIRKUS COLUMBIA

2009 - TRIAGE

2005 - L’ENFER

2002 - 11’9’’01 SEPTEMBER 11, omnibus

2001 - NO MAN’S LAND

1999 - BUĐENJE, doc.

1996 - L'AUBE, doc.

1994 - THE PORTRAIT OF THE ARTIST IN WAR, doc.