After studying literature at University Paris VII, Vladimir Perišić graduated from film directing at La Fémis. His graduation film Dremano Oko, screened as part of the Cinéfondation selection at Cannes in 2003. His first feature, Ordinary People premiered at Cannes as part of Critics' Week. Our Shadow Will, was his contribution to the collective film Bridges of Sarajevo, part of the official selection at Cannes 2014. He has been co-director of the Belgrade Auteur Film Festival since 2011. In 2018 and 2019 he was filmmaker-programmer at ACID. Lost Country is Perisic's second feature.