FILM DIRECTOR

Dušan Makavejev

1932 - 2019

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Dušan Makavejev (Serbian Cyrillic: Душан Макавејев, Serbian pronunciation: [dǔʃan makaʋɛ̌jɛʋ]; 13 October 1932 – 25 January 2019) was a Serbian film director and screenwriter, famous for his groundbreaking films of Yugoslav cinema in the late 1960s and early 1970s—many of which belong to the Black Wave. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Dušan Makavejev has received more than 162,290 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 24 in 2019). Dušan Makavejev is the 326th most popular film director (down from 220th in 2019), the 84th most popular biography from Serbia (down from 57th in 2019) and the 2nd most popular Serbian Film Director.

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Among FILM DIRECTORS

Among film directors, Dušan Makavejev ranks 326 out of 1,580Before him are John Boorman, Giuseppe De Santis, Kon Ichikawa, Mikio Naruse, Norman Jewison, and Wes Anderson. After him are Ray Harryhausen, Yann Arthus-Bertrand, Merian C. Cooper, Aaron Russo, Walerian Borowczyk, and Robert Frank.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1932, Dušan Makavejev ranks 115Before him are Nikolai Kardashev, Aharon Appelfeld, Wojciech Kilar, Manuel Puig, Shintaro Ishihara, and Isao Tomita. After him are Renato Martino, Harry Gregg, Naina Yeltsina, Kurt Diemberger, John G. Thompson, and Piper Laurie. Among people deceased in 2019, Dušan Makavejev ranks 99Before him are Vladimir Bukovsky, John Havlicek, György Konrád, Frank Lucas, Hirokazu Kanazawa, and Gershon Kingsley. After him are Princess Christina of the Netherlands, Robert Frank, Rip Torn, Peter Mayhew, Harold Bloom, and Nasrallah Boutros Sfeir.

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In Serbia

Among people born in Serbia, Dušan Makavejev ranks 84 out of 469Before him are Mirjana Marković (1942), Desanka Maksimović (1898), Petar Stambolić (1912), Ivan Stephen of Bulgaria (1300), Milan Obrenović II, Prince of Serbia (1819), and Milan Milutinović (1942). After him are Dragiša Cvetković (1893), Irinej, Serbian Patriarch (1930), Jovan Cvijić (1865), Vuk Drašković (1946), Beba Lončar (1943), and Šaban Šaulić (1951).

Among FILM DIRECTORS In Serbia

Among film directors born in Serbia, Dušan Makavejev ranks 2Before him are Gojko Mitić (1940). After him are Srđan Dragojević (1963).

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