STARmeter
SEE RANK
Down 583 this week

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 »

"No Small Parts" IMDb Exclusive: 'Lion' Star Dev Patel

Actor Dev Patel, known for his roles in Slumdog Millionaire and The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel, has been nominated for an Oscar for his performance in the 2016 drama Lion. What other roles has he played over the years?

Watch more videos

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

On Amazon Video

Projects In Development

Details only on IMDbPro »

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 41 people
created 07 Nov 2011
 
a list of 37 people
created 20 Mar 2012
 
a list of 43 people
created 07 Aug 2014
 
a list of 22 people
created 23 Aug 2015
 
a list of 33 people
created 2 months ago
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Emir Kusturica's work have you seen?

User Polls

29 wins & 19 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Underground
Underground Director
(1995)
Arizona Dream
Arizona Dream Director
(1993)
Dom za vesanje
Dom za vesanje Director
(1988)
Black Cat, White Cat
(1998)

Filmography

To always display TV and movie credits separately, edit your site preferences.

Hide Hide Show Show Director: Movie (11 credits)
 2014 Words with Gods (segment "Our Life")
 2007 Zavet
 2005 All the Invisible Children (segment "Blue Gypsy")
 1995 Underground
 1993 Arizona Dream
Show Show Director: TV (5 credits)
Show Show Director: Documentary (2 credits)
Show Show Director: Short (2 credits)
Show Show Actor: Movie (18 credits)
Show Show Actor: TV (5 credits)
Show Show Actor: Short (2 credits)
Show Show Writer: Movie (9 credits)
Show Show Writer: TV (4 credits)
Show Show Writer: Short (1 credit)
Show Show Producer: Movie (7 credits)
Show Show Producer: Documentary (1 credit)
Show Show Composer: Movie (1 credit)
Show Show Composer: TV (1 credit)
Show Show Assistant director: Movie (1 credit)
Show Show Camera department: Documentary (1 credit)
Show Show Music department: Movie (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks: Movie (2 credits)
Show Show Thanks: Short (2 credits)
Show Show Self: TV (21 credits)
Show Show Self: Documentary (15 credits)
Show Show Self: Short (1 credit)
Show Show Archive footage (3 credits)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

Plays rhythm guitar in "No Smoking Orchestra" with his son Stribor. Touring in Europa in 1999-2000. TV & Cinema commercial for Banque Populaire See more »

Publicity Listings:

4 Interviews | 7 Articles | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »


Height:

6' 3" (1.91 m)
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

In Serbia a lot of people hate me because they want to westernise, not understanding that the western world is bipolar, with very good things and very bad things. Since they don't have experience of the west, they even believe that western shit is pie. See more »

Trivia:

In May of 2005, Kusturica was baptized in a Serbian Orthodox church, taking up the Serbian Christian name Nemanja. It was a very personal gesture to re-affirm his Serbian roots. See more »

Nickname:

Kusta

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

Contribute to This Page