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Filip David

Filip David
Filip David (1940, Kragujevac), writer, playwright and writer. Graduated at Faculty of Philology and Academy of Dramatic Arts (Belgrade University). One of the founders of the Association of independent writers in 1989 in Sarajevo, the Belgrade Circle group, as well as Writers’ Forum. He is also member of the international writers association “Group 99”, founded at Frankfurt Book Fair.
Author and co-author of many plays, TV-dramas and film s, among them: "Okupacija u 26 slika", "Pad Italije", "Ko to tamo peva", "Bure baruta" (awards by film critics at the Venice Film festival),”Feliks” Award for the best European film of the year), “Poseban tretman” (one of awards at Film festival in Cannes), “Paviljon 6”, “San zimske noći” (Grand prix at Film festival in San Sebastian), “Optimisti” (Grand prix at film festivals in Valladolid and Geneva).
Books published:
Collections of short stories: “Bunar u tamnoj šumi”, “Zapisi o stvarnom i nestvarnom” and “Princ vatre”.
Novels: “Hodočasnici neba i zemlje” and “San o ljubavi i smrti”
Essays: “Fragmenti iz mračnih vremena”, “Jesmo li čudovišta” and “Svetovi u haosu.”
In cooperation with Mirko Kovač published the correspondence between the two writers “Knjiga pisama, 1992-1995”.
David won the following literary awards: “Mladost” award, “Milan Rakić” award, “BIGZ” award and “Prosveta Publishing House” award for the book of the year, and the most prominent award for a collection of short stories – “Ivo Andrić” award.
His books were translated into several languages.
 

Books

DREAM OF LOVE AND DEATH , Filip David
Two novels which make up a whole, dedicated to suffering and human hatred, the dark maelstroms of history... more