Aljaz Babnik is a Filmmaker and Photographer based in Barcelona. He is working with different brands such as Adidas, Nike, Rugby Spain, Surfers Collective and has been collaborating with Lunartic productions in the last two years, one of the most prominent production houses in Barcelona. Aljaz’s work varies from working with professional athletes, models, designers and at the same time creating fine content for Surf industry.
Beside commercial work he is also involved in the humanitarian educational projects as Rugby Libre, which gives emphasis to social education and expression of personal freedom. Furthermore, he presented two charity exhibitions on the subject of Ocean preservation. His work was recognized and exhibited in Japan, Indonesia, Brazil, Usa, Germany, France, Hawaii, etc.
This year he directed a short film, which was presented at 16 Film Festivals around the world and has won the Best Short Film (Berlin Surf Film Festival), Emerging Filmmaker (San Diego Surf Film Festival) and Judge’s Choice award (UAE Ocean Film Festival Dubai). Moreover, he produced a surf exploration documentary called From Lost To The Desert, which was filmed in one of the most remote places in the world, the desert of Morocco and Western Sahara.
What drives him is the interaction between human and nature, he thinks that we live in a disconnected society and with his work he is trying to reconnect people with nature.
There is space and time to create a better world for everyone.
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