Biljana Labovic's Biography

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FILM BIOG: EYE SPY
FILM: BILJANA LABOVIC

BIOGRAPHY:

Biljana Labovic originally comes from Yugoslavia, where she studied Graphic Design and Illustration at the University of Arts. Over the years, Biljana illustrated many books for children in her native country, and upon winning a scholarship from UNICEF in 1997, she moved to New York to study animation at the School of Visual Arts. In New York, she worked as a freelancer on several commercial animation projects, and with acclaimed independent animators, including Faith and Emily Hubley, Bill Plympton. Eye Spy is her sixth short film.

FILMOGRAPHY:

EYE SPY; 2001
* Award of Merit, Kalamazoo Animation Festival International 2002
* ASIFA-East Award 2002
* “Best of New York City” Award, New York Animation Festival 2001

UNTITLED (SPINS, LOOPS AND A FISH); 2000
24-hour PARK; 1999
E-NIGHTMARE; 1999
JUST A LITTLE WALK DOWN THE STREET; 1998
NON-STOP; 1996

EYE SPY
A film by Biljana Labovic

SYNOPSIS:

A girl’s inner world is filled with dreams and memories. She peeks into her own heart to find the forgotten feelings. She’s her own personal spy.

FILM FESTIVALS & AWARDS:

DC Independent Film Festival 2003, Washington D.C.
Tenerife International Animation Festival 2002, Tenerife, Spain
Anima Mundi 2002, Rio de Janeiro & Sao Paolo, Brazil
33rd ASIFA-East Animation Festival 2002, New York; “ASIFA-East” Award
Kalamazoo Animation Festival International 2002, Kalamazoo MI; “Award of Merit”
ASIFA-East Open Screening 2001, New York
New York Animation Festival 2001, New York; “Best of New York City” Award
Dusty Film Festival 2001, New York; “Best Traditional Animation Honoree”

CREDITS:

Director Biljana Labovic
Animator Biljana Labovic
Music Stephen Chopek
Sound Design Stephen Chopek and Stephen Connolly
Editor Vinz Feller
Camera Biljana Labovic and John Donnelly

3:30 min, 35mm, Stereo

For more info, please contact:
Biljana Labovic
910 Riverside Drive, Apt 7B
New York, NY 10032
(212)795.2775
blabovic@yahoo.com