Senad Halilbašić was born in 1988 in Tuzla. After completing his Studies in Film, Theatre, and Media Sciences he now works as a screenwriter and co-ordinator for the intercultural screen-writing programme ‘Diverse Geschichten’ [Diverse Stories] in Vienna. He has developed numerous projects in Bosnia and Herzegovina, amongst others the radio feature ‘Burning Memory. The Dead Books of Sarajevo’ (WDR/RBB 2012) in collaboration with Ingo Starz.