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Type: Director
Nationality: Serbian
Date of Birth: 11/24/1954


 

Emir Kusturica Quotes > My purpose is to make a movie...

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My purpose is to make a movie to make you warm. To give you some heat. Now, this rational world has become a place where only what is cool is good. Do you cut the movie on the basis of the beat of modernity or the basis of the beat of your own heart?
Emir Kusturica

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