Petar Orešković was born in 1980 in Zagreb, Croatia. After completing high school and secondary music school, he graduated in film and television directing at the Academy of Dramatic Art in Zagreb.
He is the author of several short films, such as “Stand Up, Miro!”, “Spent Youth”, “Birthday”, “The End of the Game”, as well as feature-length documentaries “The Return of the Dead Man”, “The Lost Bomber” and the feature film “Simon Magus”. . The children’s feature film “Young Tesla and the Idea Thieves” is currently in pre-production, which has been supported by 4 countries so far. He regularly collaborates as a director in HRT’s children’s program.
He won several awards for his films at international and domestic film festivals.
2006. Return of the dead man – documentary film, selection at IDFA 2006 First Appearance section, shortlisted for award
In the past 20 years, Nukleus has become a regional production company whose films crossed the regional borders, and were shown at important festivals such as Cannes, Berlin and Sundance and TV stations such as ARTE, WDR and HBO.
Nukleus is a member/participant of the European Film Academy, ACE Producers Network, Inside Pictures, EAVE (European Audiovisual Entrepreneurs), as well as a regular attendant of the coproduction and pitching forums. We attended training programs such as EAVE, EAVE+, Producers on the Move, ACE Producers Network, Producers Lab Toronto and Torino FilmLab.
The New Greatness Case, dire. Anna Shishova, Finland/ Croatia/ Norway, Sheffield FF, Sarajevo, Hagesund
War is Over, doc feature, dir. Stefano Obino, Germany/ Croatia
Chris the Swiss, animation-doc feature, dir. Anja Kofmel, Switzerland/ Croatia/ Germany/ Finland, world premiere at Semaine de la Critique in Cannes, Karlovy Vary, Locarno, Sarajevo, cinema release in Switzerland and France
Who Framed Kaktus Kid, animation-doc feature, dir. Djordje Markovic. Serbia/ Croatia
Houston, We have a Problem, feature, dir. Ziga Virc, Slovenia/Croatia/Germany/Czech Republic/Qatar, WP Tribeca Film Festival, KarlovyVary