LUCIJA MRZLJAKLucija Mrzljak

Born 26 November in Zagreb.

Lucija is a Croatian animation film director and illustrator. She studied animation in Zagreb, Krakow, Prague and Tallinn. After graduating from Estonian Academy of Arts she decided to stay in Tallinn and work in Eesti Joonisfilm studio.

Besides animated films Lucija has made illustrations for children’s books and caricatures for political magazines.

Filmography:

2016 A HUSBAND AND A WIFE. A VOITAN STORY (artist and animator / 4’42”/ Eesti Joonisfilm)

2016 SHUMA (director / 5’06”/ Estonian Academy of Arts)

  • Special festival director’s award at Etiuda&Anima Film Festival, Krakow, Poland 2017
  • Best student film, Tofuzi Animation Film Festival, Georgia 2017
  • Best student film, Imaginaria Animation Festival, Italy 2017

2016 CORNER (director / 2’05”/ Estonian Academy of Arts)

  • Special festival director’s award at Etiuda&Anima Film Festival, Krakow, Poland 2017
  • Selected as Višegrad Animation Forum New Talents 2017

2018 A DEMONSTRATION OF BRILLIANCE IN FOUR ACTS (director / 15’03” / Eesti Joonisfilm, Adriatic Animation)