Ivan Karl Appointed as Film Center Serbia’s Acting Director


    BELGRADE: The Goverment of the Republic of Serbia has appointed Ivan Karl as acting director of Film Center Serbia (FCS). Karl is succeeding Gordan Matić, who ran Film Center Serbia for one term, during the last four years.

    Ivan Karl, photo by Predrag MitićIvan Karl (1979) graduated in film and TV production from Belgrade’s Faculty of Dramatic Arts. His rich and versatile working biography includes the positions of editor of film and foreign TV series programme at Radio Television of Serbia (RTS), where he later on served as a member of the Programme Council; Belgrade’s FEST selector; creator of the film and TV series programmes at Radio Television of Vojvodina (RTV); chairman of FEST’s Council; city secretary for cultural affairs in Belgrade.

    Furthermore, he is the author of three books: Acting in Films / Gluma na filmu (2009), Dreaming with Your Eyes Open  / Sanjati otvorenih očiju (2012) and The Chronology of FEST / Hronologija FEST-a (2023).