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CAA Signs Director Dina Onyonas-Bosic

Daina Oniunas-Pusi, director of “Rhonna & Donna” and the upcoming A24 movie “Tuesday” starring Julia Louis-Dreyfus, has signed with CAA for representation across the board.

Best known for her award-winning 2016 comedy short ‘Rhonna & Donna’, Onyunas-Bosic is currently in post-production for her first feature film ‘Tuesday’ for A24, BBC Film, Cinereach and BFI. Written and directed by Oniunas-Pusi, the film was described in the initial ad as “a fairy tale between a mother and daughter,” starring Louis-Dreyfus, Arenzi Kane, and Lola Petticru (played by Tuesday, daughter of Louis-Dreyfus’ character). It is scheduled to be launched by the A24 in early 2023.

The London-based Croatian director made her debut with the 2015 short film “The Beast”, which premiered in Telluride and has been shown in more than 30 festivals, winning numerous awards, including the Golden Pram at the Zagreb Film Festival, Honorable mention to the jury at the Slam Dance Film Festival and the Best Short Fiction Award at the Los Angeles Film Festival.

Oniunas-Pusi’s comedy short film “Rhonna & Donna” has been selected from among more than 300 participants to be produced as part of the “Funny Girls” initiative presented by Creative England, Big Talk and Baby Cow. The film made its world premiere at Flickers’ Rhode Island International Film Festival, and has since been shown at venues such as the Telluride Film Festival and the Aesthetica Short Film Festival, where it won Best Screenplay.

Oniunas-Pusi ​​is a graduate of the Zagreb Academy of Dramatic Art (with a degree in Film Direction) and London Film School (where she has a MA), and also won the Jelena Rajkovic Award for Best Croatian Director Under 30. .

In addition to CAA, Oniunas-Pusi ​​continues to be run by Marnie Podos at Under New Mgmt.

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