Rene Maurin (1971) is an author from Slovenia, frequently oscillating between different media. He pursued his formal education in Slovenia, the USA and Croatia. His theatre and film work has been shown in Slovenia and beyond, winning several awards. Having graduated in theatre directing in Zagreb he filmed a series of documentaries for Slovenian National Television and won the attention of audiences and critics with films such as I saw Elvis! (1999) and Life as from inside (2000).