Ivan Zadro was born in Zagreb, Croatia on May 20 1985.

2003 graduated at the School of Art and Design on photographic department in Zagreb.

2011 graduated Cinematography at  Academy of Drama Arts, University of Zagereb.

While still a student he has exhibited photographic works at the exhibition in Photo Club Zagreb, Gallery in School of Art and Design and ULUPUH Gallery in Zagreb.

Entered in the film industry as a camera assistant, working on several domestic and international movies.

 

croatia filmography

  • 2007 Successfully complete Kodak Cinematography workshop in Zagreb
  • 2011 Short film ”NINA,MOLIM TE”  Best Short Film Award on International Film Festival of Patras City in Greece
  • 2011 Nomination for ”Oktavijan” Award, music video Elemental ”PROKLETA LJUBAV”
  • 2014 Nomination for discography ”Porin” Award, music video Elemental ”BOLJI SI”
  • 2014 Nomination for ”Oktavijan” Award, short film ”TAUBEKI”
  • 2015 Short film ”NAS DVA”, Special Mention Award on 13. Zagreb Film Festival
  • 2016 Nomination for ”Oktavijan” Award, music video Elemental ”SVE JE MOJE TUĐE”
  • 2016 Short film ”NAS DVA”, Special Mention Award on 9. Mediterranean Film Festival Split
  • 2016 Music video ”RED”, Best Photography Award on Split Spot Festival 2016
  • 2016 Short film ”NAS DVA”, Best Movie Award on 14. Tabor Film Festival
  • 2017 Nomination for ”Oktavijan” Award, music video Elemental ”TIJELO PAMTI”
  • 2017 Short film “NAS DVA”, Award “Grand prix” and “Best Directing” on Revue of Croatian Short Films
  • 2019 Nomination for “Oktavijan” Award, music video Tonka “VEDRO”
  • 2019 Nomination for “Oktavijan” Award, short film “PETI KAT LIJEVO”
  • 2019 Nomination for “Oktavijan” Award, short film “STEPSKA LISICA”
  • 2019 Short film ”STEPSKA LISICA”, Best Croatian Short Film “Udica” Award in “Ješke” program on 12. Mediterranean Film Festival Split.
  • 2019 TV series “SJEVEROZAPADNI VJETAR”, nomination for the annual cinematography award “Nikola Tanhofer” – Croatian Cinematographers Association – TV series category
  • 2021 TV series “DJECA MEDITERANA” (season 2/ep. Spain), nomination for the annual cinematography award “Nikola Tanhofer” – Croatian Cinematographers Association – TV series category.
  • 2021 Feature film “RIBANJE I RIBARSKO PRIGOVARANJE”, nomination for the annual cinematography award “Nikola Tanhofer” – Croatian Cinematographers Association – Feature film category.
  • 2021 TV series “CRNO BIJELI SVIJET” (season 4), nomination for the Hearts of Sarajevo Award for TV Series (Best comedy category) of the 27th Sarajevo Film Festival.
  • 2021 Best Cinematography Award for “FISHING AND FISHERMEN’S CONVERSATION” on the 20th Tiburon International Film Festival.