M for Murder or 'l'art pour l'art'

by David Jovanović

Faculty of Dramatic Arts in Belgrade, Serbia


L'art pour l'art - The nightmare of studying film directing seen through a lens of different film genres and turned into an exam film by the most ardent non-smoker student. This alphabet of film genres ends with the only possible letter: M, for murder.

Director's biography

Finished film and television directing: Director of the live broadcast and event of JA Europe Company of the Year 2018 - Gala Awards Ceremony. Directed and produced several commissioned films (Including for the 70th anniversary of FAA and the 49th Belgrade FEST). Winner of the Best Directing Award at the 7th Duka Fest in Banja Luka and Special Jury Award at the 5th Golden Baklava Film Festival in Turkey for the film “Many Happy Returns”. Currently working on post-production of his first feature-length experimental music film “Buč Kesidi: Euforija uživo”. His graduation short film “Sun Can’t Be Seen No More” is currently in post-production. Founder of the Creative Group Pointless Films.


Director: David Jovanović

Screenplay: David Jovanović, Bogdan Stefanović

Cinematography: Mladen Teofilović

Editing: David Jovanović, Stefan Rokvić

Music: David Jovan Radosavljević


Original title: Ubistvo radi ubistva ili umetnost radi umetnosti

Running time: 29'

Film type: Fiction

Country: Serbia

Completion date: 2019