Sasa studied a BFA in Film Directing at the University of Belgrade. He then completed a degree in graphic design, which led him to become an art director for a number of advertising agencies, including Publicis. When he was 18, he made his first short film FORBIDDEN FRUIT, which was screened at major European LGBT festivals. He recently finished a music video for Zoravera, soon to be screened on MTV Europe. Before making the move to Los Angeles, Sasa was a freelance film and music video director and a graphic designer in New York. His design clients in Serbia included Coca Cola, L’oreal and in the USA Mastercard, Nike and Walmart.
Sasa is currently completing his MFA in Directing at AFI and his showreel can be viewed at www.needbatt.com