Veljko Bulajić

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Veljko Bulajić
Stevan Kragujevic, Ewa Krzyzewska & Veljko Bulajic, 1960.JPG
Bulajić with Ewa Krzyżewska in 1960 on the set of Atomic War Bride
Born (1928-03-22) 22 March 1928 (age 91)
ResidenceZagreb, Croatia
EducationCentro Sperimentale di Cinematografia
OccupationFilm director
Years active1953–present
Notable work
Vlak bez voznog reda, Kozara, Bitka na Neretvi, Veliki transport
Spouse(s)Vlasta Bulajić

Veljko Bulajić (born 22 March 1928) is a Croatian Montenegrin movie director.

Bulajić was a resistance fighter in World War II having joined the Yugoslav Partisans group at the age of 13.[1]

Some of his best known movies are Kozara and Battle of Neretva.[2][3] According to the Croatian Public Broadcasting Company, his movies have reached an audience of 500 million viewers worldwide.[4] The top four most viewed Yugoslav films of all time were all directed by Bulajic.[5]

References[change | change source]

  1. http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/2015-11/05/c_134784277.htm
  2. "Veljko Bulajić". Vecernji.hr. Retrieved 18 October 2016.
  3. "Dječija Knjiga- Knjige od pisca". Djecija-knjiga.ba. Retrieved 18 October 2016.
  4. "Kako sam Titu objasnio da ga ne želim kao glavnog lika "Bitke na Neretvi"". Hrt.hr. Retrieved 18 October 2016.
  5. "Veljko Bulajić". www.vecernji.hr.

Other websites[change | change source]