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Emir Kusturica

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Birthday
24, 1954
Birthplace
Yugoslavia
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
24, 1954 (age 64)
Birthplace
Yugoslavia

About

Multiple-time Palme d'Or winner at the Cannes Film Festival for When Father Was Away On Business and Underground.

Before Fame

His first work in film was a small acting role in the 1972 film Walter Defends Sarajevo, which was funded by the Yugoslavian government.

Trivia

He began living in Drvengrad, a town built specifically for his film Life is a Miracle, in the mid-2000s.

Family Life

He had children named Stribor and Dunja with Maja Mandić.

Associated With

He and Life and Nothing But director Bertrand Tavernier both won the Best Director award at the Cannes Film Festival.