Pjer Žalica

Famous Bosnian and Herzegovinian writer and film director

Pjer Žalica (born May 7, 1964 in Sarajevo) is a Bosnian film director, screenwriter and professor at the Academy of Performing Arts in Sarajevo.

He is known for the films Gori Vatra (2003), Kod amidža Idriza (2004). In the last two years, he directed two new films that were presented at the Sarajevo Film Festival, and achieved great success in cinema distribution, the films "Concentrate Grandma" (2020) and "Labor Day" (2022).

He is married to BiH. actress Jasna Žalica and has one child with the actress.