SANDIN PUCE

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Sandin Puce was born in Mostar, Bosnia-Herzegovina.

He attended a film workshop there and instantly discovered his love for the moving image.
He was the co-founder of the Film Club and the Short Film Festival in Mostar.
Concurrently he started to work with the New York film critic Howard Feinstein and the Sarajevo Film Festival, whilst shooting his own short films, music videos and commercials.

It’s fair to say that Sandin has been a very busy boy.
In 2008, he left his homeland to study directing at the prestigious Film Academy in Ludwigsburg, Germany.
During his studies, he directed commercials for Smart, Opel, Johnnie Walker and Adidas.

Sandin was nominated three times for the Young director award in Cannes.
In 2013 he won the first prize in the category Filmschool.

His films were nominated, shown and received prizes on many festivals such as ITFS (Stuttgart), Anima (Brussels), Spotlight Festival (Mannheim), Monstra Festival (Lisbon), Reklamfilmpreis (Frankfurt), Kurzundschön (Cologne), ADC (Germany), Hamburg Animation Festival, New German Director's Showcase from Saatchi & Saatchi, KROK International Animated Film Festival, Animayo (Gran Canaria), etc.

Sandin now lives and works in and from Berlin.