Who is Emir Kusturica?
Emir Kusturica is a Serbian filmmaker, actor and musician. He has been recognized for several internationally acclaimed feature films, as well as his projects in town-building. He has twice won the Palme d'Or at Cannes, as well as being named Commander of the French Ordre des Arts et des Lettres.
Since the mid-2000s, Kusturica's primary residence has been in Drvengrad, a town built for his film Life Is a Miracle, in the Mokra Gora region of Serbia. He had portions of the historic village reconstructed for the film. He is a member of the Academy of Sciences and Arts of the Republika Srpska since 9 November 2011.
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- Nov 24, 1954
- Also known as
- Емир Немања Кустурица
- Emir Nemanja Kusturica
- Nemanja Kusturica
- Serbian Orthodox Church
- Serbs of Bosnia and Herzegovina
- Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia
- Film and TV School of the Academy of Performing Arts in Prague
- Lived in
on July 23, 2013