Veljko Bulajić

Croatian film director

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

Veljko Bulajić
Stevan Kragujevic, Veljko Bulajic, 1969.JPG
Bulajić in 1969
Born (1928-03-22) 22 March 1928 (age 95)
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

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]


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  2. "Veljko Bulajić". Archived from the original on 17 September 2016. Retrieved 18 October 2016.
  3. "Dječija Knjiga- Knjige od pisca". Archived from the original on 16 June 2018. Retrieved 18 October 2016.
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