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Ena Sendijarević

Ena Sendijarević

Bosnia and Herzegovina

Scriptwriter, Film Director

TFL

ScriptLab - projects Participant 2019

biography

Ena Sendijarević (1987) is an Amsterdam based, Bosnian-born filmmaker. She studied Media Studies at the University of Amsterdam and the Freie Universität Berlin, before graduating from the Netherlands Film Academy as a writer/director in 2014. She wrote and directed several short films, including TRAVELLERS INTO THE NIGHT (2013) and FERNWEH (2014). Her latest short, IMPORT (2016), premiered at the Quinzaine des Réalisateurs section of the Cannes Film festival 2016. Ena's debut feature film TAKE ME SOMEWHERE NICE (2019) had its world premiere in the Rotterdam Film Festival 2019 TIGER competition, where Ena won the Special Jury Award for outstanding artistic achievement.