Nikola Kupresanin was born in Split, Croatia in 1983. He graduated Cartography and Geo Information System Mapping at the University of Zagreb. He worked for various media as a writer, including National Geographic and Le Mond Diplomatique, and won several awards for short fiction and travelogues. In the period between 2013th and 2018th he filmed, co-directed and cowrote a 4-part documentary TV series Kurds, aired on Croatian National Television (HRT). He won national grants (HAVC) for developing screenplays for features Sveta godina milosrda in 2016th and Vrazda in 2019th, as well as for a novel (Ministry of Culture) Zemlja revolucije in 2019th. He is currently co-writing a screenplay for a feature You shall tell your son with Danis Tanovic, writing a comedy TV series Dar Mar for a Nova TV national broadcaster and filming a TV documentary Hakeri rata for a Croatian National Television.