Zvonimir Ilijić

 

While a student at the (5. Gimnazija) highschool in Zagreb, he participates in the work of PIK (today known as Young People’sTheatre) under the leadership of Zvjezdana Ladik. Upon graduation, in 1969, he enrols at the Phylosophical University of Zagreb – The Faculty of Literature, and in 1971, also at the Academy of Dramatic Arts, Zagreb, concurrently, where he
Acquires a Bachelor of Arts Diploma and a status a film and TV director graduate.

While still at The Academy, he collaborates with SEK (Student Experimental Theater), and from 1973, works for television industry as director and as an assistant to known TV directors.

Upon graduation, while continuing freelance work with various TV stations on domestic TV dramas and TV series, he begins collaborating on domestic and international film productions with many recognized directors from Croatia and the world.
He directs hundreds of hours of TV programs, dozens of documentary series, several TV dramas and films, as well as theatre performances.

During his tenure as a general manager of the City Theatre of Karlovac, from 2003 to 2012, he transforms a financially indebted entity, burdened with many significant operational issues and great programming problems into a viable, financially stable and successful theatre, now known for the quality of the program on its repertoire.

He is a certified member of the Croation Association of Dramatic Artists, and the Association of Croatian Film Directors.

English, French and Italian languages.

EDUCATION:
Highschool Diploma – 5. Gimnazija, Zagreb, 1966-1969
Literature Faculty – Filozofski Fakultet, Zagreb, 1969-1973
Bachelor of Arts, Film and TV Directing – Akademija Dramskih Umjetnosti (ADU), Zagreb, 1971-1975. THE MOST RECOGNIZED FILM AND TV WORK

Assistant director:

1974.
FUGUE/FUGA, (dir.A.Babaja)
1975.
MOUSE/MIŠ (dir. M.Fanelli)
JOLLY JOCKEY (dir.M.Fanelli)
SIGNORA NIKOLETA/ŠJORA NIKOLETA (dir. V.Fulgosi)
1976.
MOTEL MOONLIGHT/MOTEL MJESEČINA (dir. K.Golik)
SONATE ’76/SONATA ’76
THE SHOT/PUCANJ (dir.M.Fanelli)
1977.
WHY IS THE CHICK YELLOW AND THE CHICKEN IS NOT/ZAŠTO JE PILE ŽUTO A KOKA NIJE (dir. V.Fulgosi)
MAN AND ARCHITECTURE/ČOVIK I ARHITEKTURA (dir. V.Fulgosi)
LJUBICA (dir. K.Golik)
1978.
FULL STEAM AHEAD/PUNOM PAROM (dir.M.Faneli)
THE GOLDEN THREAD/ZLATNA NIT (dir.V.Lasta)
1979.
BOOK OF COMPANIONS/KNJIGA DRUGOVA (dir.M.Fanelli)
SCENES OF FAMILY LIFE/PRIZORI IZ OBITELJSKOG ŽIVOTA (dir.M.Fanelli)
1980.
MISS/GOSPODJICA (dir.V.Jasny)
1981.
WINDS OF WAR (dir.D.Curtis)
1982.
THE STATEMENT/IZJAVA (dir.M.Fanelli)
TRAPS (dir.B.Makarevic)
THE LITTLE TRAIN ROBERY/MALA PLJAČKA VLAKA (dir.D.Sorak)
TAMBURITZA PLAYERS/TAMBURAŠI (dir.M.Fanelli)
SMOG PEOPLE/SMOGOVCI (dir. M.Puhlovski)
DISOBEDIENT CITY/NEPOKORENI GRAD (dir. Z.Belic)
1984.
ZADAR’S MEMENTO/ZADARSKI MEMENTO (dir.J.Marusic)
1985.
THE WAR BOY (dir. A.Eastman)
1986.
THE HUNTER AGAINST THE CANNON/LOVAC PROTIV TOPA (dir.S.Mrmak)
RACE TO THE BOMB (dir. A Eastman)
1987.
THE DIRTY DOZEN/”The Fatal Mission“
1988.
RUDI (dir.S.Saletović)
THAT SUMMER OF WHITE ROSES/LJETO BIJELIH RUŽA (dir. R.Grlic)
BIRDS OF HEAVEN/PTICE NEBESKE (dir.D.Marusic)
1989.
FALCON DID NOT LOVE HIM/SOKOL GA NIJE VOLIO (dir.B.Shmit)
THE SUMMER TO REMEMBER/LJETO ZA SJEĆANJE (dir. B.Gamulin)
1991.
EXCERSIZE LIFE/VJEŽBANJE ŽIVOTA (dir.B.Ivanda)
IVAN PADOVAC (dir.Z.Sudar)
1992.
HARBOUR/LUKA (dir.T.Radic)
1995.
THE LEAD COMMUNION/OLOVNA PRIČEST (dir. E.Galic)
1996.
MY DEAR ANGEL/ANDJELE MOJ DRAGI (dir. T.Radic)

Director:

1972.
THE NEXT MORNING/SLIJEDEĆEG JUTRA
1974.
MY FRIEND THE PAINTER/MOJ PRIJATELJ SLIKAR
MOST BEAUTIFUL DAY IN LIFE/NAJLJEPŠI DAN U ŽIVOTU
1975.
EVICTED EVICTION/ISELJENO ISELJAVANJE
1980.
BRANIMIR’S TROUBLES/NEVOLJE JEDNOG BRANIMIRA
1981.
THE THEATRE IN THE ATTIC/KAZALIŠTE NA TAVANU
1983.
THE DEAD DO NOT RETURN/MRTVI SE NE VRAĆAJU
THE RAZOR’S EDGE/OŠTRICA BRIJAČA
1985.
PANSION SPRINGTIME/PANSION PROLJEĆE
1986.
TADIJANOVIĆ
POEZIJA M.S.
1987.
TORPEDOS, TORPEDOS!/TORPEDO, TORPEDO!
THE FLAG/ZASTAVA
1989.
THE VORTICES/VRTLOZI
1990.
WERE YOU IN ZAGREB, MR. CABARET?/JESTE LI BILI U ZAGREBU, GOSPON CABARET?
THE GAME AND THE REALITY/IGRA I ZBILJA
1991.
DOUBLE INFIDELITY/DVOSTRUKA NEVJERA
CORONATA MATER DEI
CHRISTMAS TREES SLEEPING IN THE SNOW (CHRISTMAS IN CROATIA)/CMREKI V SNEGU SPIJU
1992.
LIFE TOUCHED BY MUSIC/GLAZBOM DODIRNUTI ŽIVOT
GRIGOR VITEZ
TO WHISTLE CLASSICS/ZVIZDATI KLASIKU
1992.-1996.
CROATIAN ARK/HRVATSKA KORABLJA
1996.
GRANDPA AND GRANDMA ARE GOING TO DIVORCE/DJED I BAKA SE RASTAJU
1997.
IT’S HARD TO SAY GOODBYE/TESKO JE RECI ZBOGOM
2009.
THE SMALL SCENE/MALA SCENA

THEATRE WORK:

1969.-1971.
SEK (Studentsko eksperimentalno kazalište/ Student Experimental Theater), Zagreb
1971.-1973.
ADU (student-assistent to The director), Zagreb
1978.
City Theatre Bela Crkva – F.Hadzic:THE STATE THIEF/DRZAVNI LOPOV (director)
1979.
TEATAR&td, Zagreb – B.Slade: SAME TIME NEXT YEAR/DOGODINE U ISTO VRIJEME (director)
1984.
HNK (Croatian NationaL Theatre), Zagreb – R.Ivsic: AIAXAIA (assistant director to mr. V.Habunek)
1985.
KPGT, Zagreb: THE GRISSON GANG/GRISSONOVA BANDA (assistant director to mr. D.Jovanovic)
HNK Rijeka/Talijanska drama – B.Slade: SAME TIME NEXT YEAR/TRA UN ANNO LO STESSO GIORNO (director)
2008.
GK Zorin dom, Karlovac – Peric/Ilijic: CENTURY OF LIGHTNING, CENTURY OF LIGHT/STOLJECE MUNJARE, STOLJECE SVJETLA
GK Zorin dom, Karlovac – S.Ivic: PERSONAL THINGS (director)
2009.
GK Zorin dom, Karlovac – MEDEA’S CHILDREN/MEDEJINA DJECA (director)
2010.
CABARET TEATAR Tuzla/GK Zorin dom, Karlovac . Z.Ilijic: SEE YOU IN BUDAPEST/DOVIDJENJA U BUDIMPESTI (director)
2012.
HNK Varazdin/GK Zorin dom, Karlovac – M.Zupancic: GAMES OF COUPLES/IGRA PAROVA (director)

Managing Director of Karlovac City Theatre “Zorin Dom” (2003.-2012.)
Artistic Director for project “Krizevac City Theatre” (2015 – present)
Head of Krizevac City Theatre’s Drama Studio (2015 – present)

OTHER

Assistant at The Accademy of Dramatic Arts in Zagreb – (1992/1993)
Operations Manager and Director of The Project “Karaoke” for IN-MARKET (1994.)
Advertising Films, various (1994.-2002.)
Creative Director of Marketing, „Robni centar“,Krizevci (2001.)

1997.
„TEŠKO JE REĆI ZBOGOM“ ,režiser– HRT, Zagreb
2009.
„MALA SCENA“, režija
TEATAR &td Zagreb – DO GODINE U ISTO VRIJEME (director)
1984.
HNK Zagreb – AIAXAIA, dir. V.Habunek ( as.director)
1985.
KPGT Zagreb, „GRISSONOVA BANDA“, dir. D.Jovanović (as.director)
HNK Rijeka/Talijanska drama, „TRA UN ANNO LO STESSO GIORNO“ (director)
2008.
GK Zorin dom Karlovac: „STOLJEĆE MUNJARE, STOLJEĆE SVJETLA“
Gradsko kazalište Karlovac „OSOBNE STVARI“ (director)
2009.
GK Zorin dom Karlovac: „MEDEJINA DJECA“ (director)
2010.
Cabaret teatar Tuzla i „Zorin dom“ Karlovac, „DOVIĐENJA U BUDIMPEŠTI“ (director)
2012.
HNK Varaždin i „Zorin dom“ Karlovac „IGRA PAROVA“ (director)

Direktor kazališta „Zorin dom“ Karlovac (2003.-2012.)
Umjetnički voditelj projekta „Križevačko gradsko kazalište“ (2015. – )
Voditelj Dramskog studija Križevačkog gradskog kazališta (2015. – )

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