Matjaž Mrak founded Friendly Production in 2005. He is an awarded cinematographer with more than 20 years experience in the TV and film industry. Matjaž is a member of the Slovenian Cinematographers’ Association ZFS and also the International Federation of Cinematographers IMAGO.
He has worked with a lot of major European broadcasters such as BBC, ARD (HR), Arte, EuroNews, Deutsche Welle, Al Jazeera balkans, Malta-TV, HRT (Croatia), Telma TV (North-Macedonia) and with national and international production companies such as Tailored Media (UK), Fineline Media (USA-Japan), INS (Belgium), Vertigo (Slovenia) and the audiovisual departments of EU commission and EU parliament.
His work has taken him all over Europe, the Caucasus, the United States and in Africa. In addition to Slovenian, he also speaks Serbo-Croatian, English and Italian.