Nikica Gilić (Split, 1973) works as a full professor of cinema studies at the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences (University of Zagreb); also teaching at the Academy of Dramatic Arts. In 2015, he became an associate research fellow at the Graduate School for East and South-East European Studies (LMU München and Universität Regensburg). His international publications include articles and chapters published in Polish, British, Chinese, German, Austrian, Slovenian, and US books and journals. He is the co-editor of Partisans in Yugoslavia, transcript, 2015, and Global Animation Theory (Bloomsbury, 2019). He is the editor-in-chief of Hrvatskifilmskiljetopis (Croatian Cinema Chronicle) and a member of the editorial board of Književnasmotra (Literary Review) and Germany-based journal Apparatus.