Slobodan Šijan is widely regarded as one of the greatest Serbian and Yugoslavian auteurs of all times.
In 2016 his black comedy masterpiece WHO'S SINGIN' OVER THERE? (1980) was declared the best Serbian film of 20th century by Yugoslav Cinematheque.
Danilo Bećković's first feature film LITTLE BUDDHO premiered in 2014 to great reviews and huge commercial success, becoming one of the greatest hits of the decade. In 2016 it was followed by another smash hit, THE SAMURAI IN AUTUMN.
In 2016 he was a member of the jury for Film Center Serbia competiton for the funding of feature films.