ŽAKLINA OŠTIR (Smederevo, Serbia, 1968), studied at the Academy of Performing Arts in Sarajevo, Miralem Zupcević class, then in the class of Nenad Dizdarević, and when the war started (1991) she moved to the Faculty of Dramatic Arts in Belgrade, where she graduated. For her thesis, (monodrama "Sol Sarfati") she received the award at the Actor Festival in Niksic, as well as the audience award in Sarajevo.
She has been engaged in the Montenegrin National Theater since 1993. She worked on TV and played in films, series, but she remained loyal to her first professional love - the theater.
On the National Theatre scene, she featured in the performances:
"Balkan Spy" (directed by: Bozidar Djurovic),
"The King Dies" (directed by: Blagota Erakovic),
"Outsider" (directed by Jovica Pavic),
Princess Ksenija (directed by Radmila Vojvodic) ,
"Seagull" (directed by: Paolo Magelli),
"Mauser" (directed by: Claudia Bosse),
"Death Sins" (directed by: Ana Vukotić),
"Tito and Naser" (directed by: Ahmed Al Atar),
"Dying out" (directed by Nick Upper),
“Provincial Wedding" (directed by: Eduard Miler),
"The San Summer Night" (directed by: Paolo Magelli),
"This is not what you think it is" (directed by Dalia Aćin), “Don Juan” ( directed by Ana Vukotić),
Auditor "(directed by Veljko Micunović),
Konte Zanovic (directed by Radmila Vojvodić),
Eggs (directed by Nick Upper),
BB Night (directed by Johen Cerner Erb)
“Lasice” (director: Stevan Bodroža),
"Our Fathers heritage" (directed by: Boris Liješević),
"Milić family memories" (directed by: Sulejman Kupusovic),
"Plywood Dreams" (directed by: Pavle Raskovic),
“Little Money, a Lot of Desires",
"Budva on the foam of the Sea",
"Cases of Justice".
She worked as a journalist for the Third Channel on the National Television, for seven years, where she was much noticed. For two years she was working on the show "First bake - than say" at the same media company.
She is the winner of the following awards: Festival of an actor, Niksic; Festival monodrama, Sarajevo; International Festival of Actors, Niksic; Annual Montenegrin National Theater award; Maverick Movie Awards, Los Angeles, Legends of Hollywood Film Festival, Los Angeles Independent Film Festival Awards, Delhi International Film Festival. PHD Recognition New Delhi, for contribution to the film art.