Nemanja Bečanović was born in 1977 in Bar. He directed feature film “The Ascent”, that premiered in 2011 on Sarajevo Film Festival. He is an editor and music composer of many TV, documentary, short and feature films. He recorded over 40 music albums. He writes music reviews for Vijesti, Monitor and Pobjeda. He teaches at University Donja Gorica, and works in Cinematheque of Montenegro.