Tijana Petrovic

Stanford, CA

Tijana Petrovic is a filmmaker and photographer from Belgrade, Serbia. Her first short film A Flower for Lisa, premiered at the Durango Int’l Film Festival in 2007 and screened on the Documentary channel. Films she worked on as an editor and/or cinematographer screened at various festivals around the country including American Pavilion at Cannes, New Filmmakers series in LA and NY, Knoxville Museum of Art, Maysels Cinema, and Rooftop Films in NYC among others. Tijana was selected to be a participant of the NY Foundation for the Arts Immigrant Artist Project 2010. She was a part of the Sarajevo Talent Campus Pack & Pitch Project at Sarajevo Film Festival. Tijana currently lives in California where she is studying in the MFA Documentary Film and Video program at Stanford University.

www.tijanapetrovic.com

Back to Land

(Tijana Petrovic, 2010)

Back to Land is a meditation on the sight of a blue whale beached on a California shore. After being hit by a boat, the whale’s enormous body landed on...