Rotterdam Lab

Matija Drniković

Matija Drniković was born in Zagreb in 1993. He graduated in audiovisual production from the Academy of Dramatic Art. He has been actively involved in the film industry from his early days as a student. He worked at Nukleus film where he was involved in different international film productions. He was a creative writer at Nanobit, the biggest video game company in Croatia. He was mainly responsible for creating storylines, stories, and various content for narrative-driven mobile games. He’s currently working with Wolfgang & Dolly and is involved in all the company’s projects, initiating many on his own. Matija has won two business plans and pitching start-up competitions with his virtual reality application and a video game. He participated in numerous workshops such as Screen Leaders, EAVE Marketing, EAVE Ties That Bind, Sarajevo Talents, MAIA, Midpoint TV Launch and Al-Jazeera Balkans documentary workshop.

Wolfgang & Dolly - Croatia

Wolfgang & Dolly (W&D) is a film production company based in Zagreb, Croatia. Tamara Babun started the company in 2017 with a desire to produce creative audio-visual works that tackle socially relevant topics and safeguard a drop of hope for the audience. We produce creative content across available media and reach audiences through innovative campaigns. Our mission is to put forward inspiring experiences that shed light on value that our world and life offer, minding educational aspects of the stories we tell. Its core members include producer Matija Drniković, promo producer and director Una Radić and junior producer Aleksandar Arsovski. The company is developing author-driven fiction films, creative documentaries, TV series and innovative online formats on the one hand, and on the other, on-line and TVC videos for different clients.


Projects in development

The Mystery of Fisheye (feature)

Night Waves by Filip Heraković (feature)

Indian Summer by Lana Kosovac (feature)

Get a Grip, Roberta by Lana Kosovac (series)

Zanki by Marcella Zanki (documentary feature)


Projects in post-production

One Day Something Terrible Will Happen by Dalija Dozet (short)

Funk Yu by Franko Dujmić (hybrid feature)

Crocodile’s Teeth by Filip Heraković (short)


Released films

Pelican by Filip Heraković (feature)

Little Star Rising by by Sladjana Lucic (documentary feature)

Paradise (2019) by Sonja Prosenc and Mitja Ličen (short)


Rotterdam Lab

Rotterdam Lab participants 2023

See the names of the emerging producers joining us for the Rotterdam Lab 2023.