Milan Stojanović was born in 1983 in Belgrade, Serbia.
He graduated Film & TV Production at Faculty of Drama Arts in Belgrade, completed the filmmaking course at New York Film Academy (2008), graduated at EAVE Producers Workshop (2014) and participated in Berlinale Talents (2016).
He was the first laureate of Promotional prize for young East European producers at Cottbus Film Festival (2007). He was the Serbian representative in Producers on the Move in 2016 and in the same year became the member of the European Film Academy.
From 2002 to 2011, he worked as a freelance associate (production manager, line producer) in more than 15 Serbian and international productions including Circles by Srdan Golubović (2013), Mothers by MIlcho Manchevski (2010), The Life and Death of a Porno Gang by Mladen Đorđević (2010) and Destricted by Marina Abramović (2006).
Founded SENSE Production (2010) within which he produced Barbarians by Ivan Ikić (2014 / Special Mention at Karlovy Vary IFF / Seyfi Teoman Award, European FF Palic / Best Film ex-aquo, Crossing Europe Filmfestival Linz) and viral hit video SOULFOOD Serbia (2011).
Founder of Filmkultura, Association for Education in Audiovisual Culture (2013), which, through various workshops and programs, stimulates critical approach to media with young audience.
Since 2014, works as the Program Director at Cinema City International Film Festival in Novi Sad, Serbia.