Converts to Eastern Orthodoxy From Islam: Emir Kusturica, Alexander Bekovich-Cherkassky, Simeon Bekbulatovich, Sibirsky, Al-Mu'eiyyad

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Purchase includes a free trial membership in the publisher's book club where you can select from more than a million books without charge. Chapters: Emir Kusturica, Alexander Bekovich-Cherkassky, Simeon Bekbulatovich, Sibirsky, Al-Mu'eiyyad, Maria Temryukovna, tefan R zvan, Ubayd-Allah Ibn Jahsh, Yadegar Mokhammad of Kazan, Tu ce Kazaz, Abraham of Bulgaria, Utameshgaray of Kazan, Sayed Borhan. Source: Wikipedia. Free updates online. Not illustrated. Excerpt: Emir Nemanja Kusturica(Serbian Cyrillic: ), (born 24 November 1954) is a Serbian filmmaker, actor and musician with a string of internationally acclaimed features. He won the Palme d'Or at Cannes twice (for When Father Was Away on Business and Underground), and he is also a recipient of the French Ordre des Arts et des Lettres. On 8 September 2007, Kusturica became a UNICEF National Ambassador for Serbia, alongside Ana Ivanovi, Jelena Jankovi and Aleksandar orevi. Kusturica resides in Drvengrad, a village he had built for his film Life Is a Miracle. Born to Murat Kusturica (a journalist employed at the SR Bosnia and Herzegovina Secretariat of Information) and Senka Numankadi (a court secretary), young Emir grew up as the only child of a secular Bosnian Muslim family in the Sarajevo neighbourhood of Gorica. After graduating from the Film Faculty of the Academy of Performing Arts in Prague (FAMU) in 1978, Kusturica began directing made-for-TV television shorts in the former Yugoslavia. He made his feature film debut in 1981 with Do You Remember Dolly Bell?, which won the prestigious Golden Lion for Best First Work at that year's Venice Film Festival. From 1981 to 1988 he was a lecturer at the Academy of Performing Arts in Sarajevo (Akademija Scenskih Umjetnosti) and art director of Open Stage Obala (Otvorena scena Obala). His second feature film, When Father Was Away on Business (1985), earned a Palme d'Or at Cannes and five Yugoslavian movie awards, as well as being nomin...More: http: //booksllc.net/?id=429800

Title:: Converts to Eastern Orthodoxy From Islam: Emir Kusturica, Alexander Bekovich-Cherkassky, Simeon Bekbulatovich, Sibirsky, Al-Mu'eiyyad

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Categories: Catechetical Studies,

Publisher: Books LLC: May 2010

ISBN Number:: 115566356X

ISBN Number: 13: 9781155663562

Binding:: Paper Back

Book Condition:: New

Seller ID:: 20100615174133