Regional Competition

Taurunum boy

Jelena Maksimović, Dušan Grubin
Screening time  
27.02. / Wednesday, 20:00 - 22:00 Theatre 3  
01.03. / Friday, 11:00 - 13:00 Theatre 5  
02.03. / Saturday, 17:00 - 19:00 Theatre 1  
Life is tough when you are 15 in Zemun, so get tougher.

Taurunum boys seem tough. They spend their time hanging around abandoned places, throwing parties and riding bikes. Their dreams are simple and their loves are unrequited. This summer brings them into adulthood.


Jelena Maksimović

Jelena Maksimović was born in 1984 in Zemun, Yugoslavia. She graduated from the Faculty of Dramatic Arts in Belgrade, Editing department. She edited films screened at festivals in Cannes, Venice, Berlin, Toronto, Locarno, Rotterdam, etc. She directed and co-directed several short films and music videos. She teaches at the Faculty of Media and Communication in Belgrade. Taurunum Boy (2018), co-directed with Dušan Grubin, is her directorial feature film debut.


Dušan Grubin

Dušan Grubin was born in 1985, in Zemun, Yugoslavia. He studied economics, but graduated from the Faculty of Dramatic Arts, Camera department. He worked on many successful shorts and feature projects and directed several music videos. Taurunum Boy (2018), co-directed with Jelena Maksimović, is his directorial debut.

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Taurunum boy

2018, 70'

Directed by:
Jelena Maksimović, Dušan Grubin

Dušan Grubin

Edited by:
Jelena Maksimović

Nemanja Trećaković

Jelena Angelovski

Produced by:

Festivals & Awards:

Dokufest 2018; Astra Film Festival 2018; Torino International Film Festival 2018; Pravo Ljudski Film Festival 2018