was born November 24, 1955 in Yugoslavia, Sarajevo. He graduated from FAMU in Prague. He made his debut in 1981 film director `Do you remember Dolly BellN`. The next film was followed by only 4 years later, in 1985 - `My father went for`. The film brought Kusturica
'Palme d'Or `,` Oscar nomination for `and world famous. Third of his movie, `Time of the Gypsies', was also hailed by critics and again won a prize at the Cannes Film Festival. In addition to his directorial work in film, Emir Kusturica
also teaches directing at Columbia universirere.
. "Balkan prince European cinema" Emir Kusturica has become perhaps the most esteemed filmmaker end of the century This material was printed in the magazine "Itogi"
, . in its issue of January 19, 1999,
. "Cabaret Balkan" Emir Kusturica, from a 1988 interview
. Gilles Legrand: "We hope to touch the hearts of Russian viewers" At the XXII Moscow International Film Festival