“Totally non-productive“, interview in French magazine L’Express, 1st April 1999

Born in Sarajevo, Bosnian director Emir Kusturica won, in 1995, in Cannes, his second Golden Palm for Underground - an inventive, colourful and controversial evocation of the Yugoslavian war. To his eyes, western civilization is on the wrong way.

Translation by Matthieu Dhennin