DEVLETA FILIPOVIĆ was born in Zvornik (Bosnia and Herzegovina) in 1952. She graduated from Faculty of Political Sciences in Sarajevo with her final essay “Sarajevo School of Documentary Film”. In July 2013 she completed her Master's Degree in Communicology at the Faculty of Political Sciences in Sarajevo, with theses "Film as a medium of persuasive communication”. She is a member of the BiH National Expert Group for the succession of archive material (for film materials) in former Yugoslavia. She is secretary and associate journalist for film magazine SINEAST. She worked in film archive of the former production company "Sutjeska Film" and in the National Film Archive of Bosnia and Herzegovina, where she currently works as an Exacutive Manager.