Emilija Gasic is an award-winning Serbian filmmaker born in Yugoslavia, now residing in New York City. She graduated with an MFA in Cinematography from NYU Tisch School of the Arts.
Her films have had successful festival runs and have screened at renowned festivals such as Columbus IFF, Maryland FF, Oscar qualifying Izmir Kisa FF etc.
As a cinematographer, Emilija shot films in the USA, France, Norway and Czech Republic. She is a Nikon Storytellers Award recipient and a finalist for the Volker Bahnemann for Outstanding Cinematography.
She is currently in post production of her first feature film 78 DAYS.
Set Sail Films is a wide scope film production company that cherishes strong author voices across fiction, documentary and animation.
It was established in 2019 in Belgrade by producers Miloš Ivanović and Andrijana Sofranić Šućur and director/producer Marija Stojnić, who decided to merge their distinctive experiences in the film industry.
Through international co-productions, Set Sail Films brings out local stories that cross borders. Produced films and projects in development have been supported by MEDIA, Eurimages, Film center Serbia, Hubert Bals, DOHA film institute among others.
Official website: www.setsailfilms.rs