Born in Ljubljana, Slovenia, in 1965. He graduated from the University of Ljubljana, Academy of Theatre, Radio, Film and Television; film and TV director, screenwriter and lecturer.
His debut feature smashed the box office records, received several international awards and was one of the key films of the “Slovenian Film Renaissance”. His second feature is an adaptation of the novel by a renowned Slovenian writer Drago Jančar. (Source: Slovenian Film Centre)