Home » News » Croatian Editor Nina Rac Edits BAFTA Award Winning Film

Croatian Editor Nina Rac Edits BAFTA Award Winning Film

BAFTA

BAFTA

Huge achievement for Croatian film editor Nina Rac in London over the weekend…

Zagreb-born Rac was the editor animation short Edmond, which won a BAFTA in the British animated short category at the 69th British Academy of Film and Television Arts awards in London on Sunday.

Edmond, by Nina Gantz, is a story of all-consuming love, told with handmade felt puppets and 2D drawn animation. As he stands alone by a lake, contemplating his options, he goes on a journey backwards through his life, and revisits all his defining moments in search for the origin of his desires. The short has also won several awards at festivals all over the world, including this year’s Sundance Film Festival.

Rac, who completed her masters in electrical engineering before switching careers to film editing, moved to London and is carving out a successful career in film-making.

Nina Rac

Nina Rac

She edited documentaries such as Territory, Cinéma du Réel, Borba za Varšavsku, as well as fiction films The Earth Belongs to No-One and Pedigree. Edmond is her latest animation editing work after being editor of Serenity Now and The Fly Who Loved Me. Nina has also edited a number of music videos and adverts.

Edmond trailer from Nina Rac on Vimeo.

Share on:
0 / 5 (0 votes)

Sign up to receive the Croatia Week Newsletter

Related Posts

Museum Alka of Sinj Nominated for European Museum of the Year

A museum dedicated to the famous Croatian Sinjska Alka is one of 40 museums in Europe nominated for the European Museum of the Year award. Located in Sinj in inland Dalmatia, the Museum Alka of Sinj is dedicated to the 302-year history of one Croatia’s most renowned pieces of heritage. Inscribed on UNESCO’s Intangible Cultural...

Croatia’s Danijel Subašić Named Best Goalkeeper in France

Croatian goalkeeper Danijel Subašić has been named the best goalkeeper in France’s Ligue 1. Subašić kept a clean sheet for his side AS Monaco in their 4-0 win over Lille on the weekend, almost assuring them the title. On Monday there was more good news for the Croatian stopper when he was named the best...