(c) Jim Marshall
Selma Spahić was born in Bosnia in 1986 and studied directing at the Academy of Performing Arts in Sarajevo. She directs at theatres in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Slovenia, Croatia, Serbia and Montenegro and teaches directing at the Academy in Sarajevo. Her work has been invited to numerous international festivals in Bosnia and Herzegovina as well as to the Wiesbaden Biennale. Selma Spahić is Curator of the International Theatre Festival MESS in Sarajevo, which focuses on international experimental performance and promotes emerging artists.