Amir Muratović (1966) studied Film and TV Directing at the Ljubljana Academy of Theatre, Radio, Film and Television, and Architecture. As director, screenwriter and editor, he has worked on a number of documentary films for the Slovenian National Television. Among them, Maypole won the Vesna Award for Best Documentary Film at 13th FSF. For 10 years, Muratović has been making a documentary series on contemporary Slovenian art. In his experimental films, he explores the blending of the animated and the documentary. He is the author of a book about Ivica Matić, Sladka strast periferije / Enciklopedija Ivice Matića.