Director

Svetlana Cemin, is a writer, director, producer, and the founder of 610FILM, a Brooklyn-based art-house film production company. Her vision is to create experimental art films as well as documentaries and feature films that promote the work of artists and art in general among other themes. She was born in Belgrade, Serbia and has been living and working on the New York-Paris route for many years. Prior to becoming an award-winning filmmaker, she worked as an internationally renowned fashion model and as an actress. Svetlana Cemin has been the recipient of significant directorial film awards. Her recent director and producer credits include: Saint Clair Cemin, Psyche (Winner Best Experimental Documentary - Chicago Indie Film Awards 2020; Winner Best Experimental US and International Film - Venice Shorts, 2020; Winner Best Documentary - Toronto Short Film Channel Festival 2020; Winner Best Documentary Feature - Los Angeles Film Awards 2020; Winner Best Experimental Documentary - New York Film Awards 2020; Honorable Mention - Hollywood New Directors 2020; Winner Best Documentary - Montreal Independent Film Festival 2020; Winner Best Experimental ARFF Amsterdam 2020; Official Selection - Lonely Wolf: London International Film Festival, 2020; Winner Best Experimental Film - Vegas Movie Awards 2020; Winner Best Feature Documentary - German United Film Festival 2020; Winner Best Documentary - Tokyo International Short Film Festival 2020; Winner Best Documentary - New Wave Short Film Festival 2020; Winner Best Documentary - Washington Film Festival 2020; Official Selection - Kalakari Film Festival 2021; Winner Best Feature Documentary - Roma Short Film Festival 2021; Official Selection - CIFT Festival of Toronto, 2021; Official Selection - Seoul International Short Film Festival, 2021; Winner Best Feature Film - Experimental, Dance & Music Film Festival 2020; Winner Best Documentary Feature - Rome Film Award 2021; Winner Best Documentary Feature - New York Tri-State International Film Festival 2021; Best Documentary and Best Woman Director GIMFA, Brazil 2021; Official Selection-Paris International Short Festival 2021; Finalist - Athens International Monthly Art Film Festival, 2021; Official Selection - Vienna Indie Short Film Festival, 2021; VdR Film Market Visions du Reel CH 2021; Official Selection - Austin International Art Festival, 2021; Official Selection - Cult Movies International Film Festival, 2021; Winner Best Producer - Berlin Shorts Award, 2021, Official Selection Beldocs 2021, Official Selection Cinequest 2021), Father Arsenie (Official Selection Beldocs, 2020; Official Selection VIVA, 2020; Official Selection Cyprus International Film Festival 2020; Official Selection Bridges International Film Festival, 2020; Official Selection at the Kalakari Film Festival 2021; Honorable Mention- Athens International Monthly Art Film Festival; Official Selection, Zolotoy Vitez (Golden Knight)- Russia- 2021; Monk Arsenije Winner best film Serbfest, Moldavia), Adam Fuss, A Landscape of Imagination Winner of Best Documentary and Audience Award at the Hollywood New Directors Film Festival 2018; Official Selection at the March Film Festival Belgrade 2018; Official Selection-London International Monthly Film Festival 2021), BURN (Official Selection 2018 at the March Film Festival Belgrade 2018), Madeleine Hatz, A Royal Vagabond (Official Selection BANEFF 2019; Vienna Art Week, 2019), Metamorphosis ( Media Library at the Visions du RĂ©el, 2019; Vienna Art Week, 2019); and Laura Kaplan, Love Is All That Matters (Winner of Best Experimental Short in BANFF Stockholm 2017; Winner Best Short Film LIFF 2017; Special Mention One-Reeler Short Film Competition 2017; Official Selection-Big Sur Film Festival 2021).