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Emir Kusturica


A Serbian film director. Born in 1954 in Sarajevo. Graduated in film directing at the prestigious Academy of Performing Arts (FAMU) in Prague in 1978. During his studies, he was awarded several times for his short movies including Guernica (1978), which took first prize at the Student's Film Festival in Karlovy Vary. After graduation, he directed ... See full bio »
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 2015 On the Milky Road (attached) (filming)
 2014 Words with Gods (segment "Our Life") (post-production)
 2008 Maradona by Kusturica (Documentary)
 2005 All the Invisible Children (segment "Blue Gypsy")
 2001 Super 8 Stories (Documentary)
 1997 Magic Bus (Short)
 1995 Underground
 1992 Arizona Dream
 1978 Guernica (Short)
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4 Interviews | 7 Articles | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »


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6' 3" (1.91 m)
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Personal Quote:

What you have now is a Hollywood that is pure poison. Hollywood was a central place in the history of art in the 20th century: it was human idealism preserved. And then, like any great place, it collapsed, and it collapsed into the most awful machinery in the world. Why don't I see a Frank Capra today? Because people aren't like this anymore? People haven't changed that much in 60 years. See more »

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Member of jury at the Cannes Film Festival in 1993. See more »

Nickname:

Kusta

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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