Recently cast in Alan Ball's pilot 'Virtuoso' for HBO, which wrappedprincipal photography in April 2015, Iva Babic was first noticed bydirector Branko Schmidt, who entrusted her with a pair of minor rolesin his films Metastases (2009) and Vegetarian Cannibal (2010). Her real breakthrough however came with the TV series 'Sunday Mornings,Saturday Nights' (2012) a film by Predrag Licina where she played therole of the lesbian Sonja, and for which she has been widely praised. Her burgeoning acting skills were put to a considerable test in asecond series, the Croatian version of the renowned Israeli TV series'Therapy', known to US audiences as 'In Treatment' (2013). This time,playing Nina in the Croatian version (Laura in the Showtime series) hercharacter falls in love with her psychotherapist.
Because each episodeis in effect a single scene, and is loaded with monologues andconversation between just two people, the actors are faced with aparticularly challenging task, at which Iva excelled. Her first major role in a theatrical film came last year in the suspensedrama 'One Shot', where she played one of the two leads, a girl whokills an innocent passer-by in an irresponsible shooting accident. Inthe aftermath, she starts to bond with the female police inspectorworking on her case. This was another eye-catching role for the giftedIva, who is often compared with Uma Thurman because of her good looksand considerable range. Her most recent feature film is directorAntonio Nuic's 'Life Is a Trumpet' (2015).
|1||Nedjeljom ujutro, subotom navecer||2012||as Sonja|
|2||Bicemo prvaci sveta||2015||as Maja Bedekovic|
|4||Ja sam svoj zivot poslozila||2012||as Danica|
|6||Ljudozder vegetarijanac||2012||as Pacijentica Japetic|
|8||Zivot je truba||2015||as Jana|
|9||Bitange i princeze||2005||as Manekenka|
|10||Na terapiji||2013||as Nina|
|11||Prvaci sveta||2016||as Maja Bedekovic|
|12||Stipe u gostima||2008||as Silvana|