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He is the first recipient of a PhD in film studies in the United States.

He was an eminent film studies scholar, a retired Harvard University professor, and the co-founder of the Harvard Film Archive.

He established the Kino-Theater Foundation in Serbia together with his wife, the actress Dara Calenic ; the Foundation awards two pecuniary prizes (for the best actor and best actress under the age of 30) every year at the 'Sterijino pozorje' Theater Festival in Novi Sad (Sebia), as well as a monetary award (for the Best Cinematic Sequence) given at the 'Festival of Film d'Auteur' in Belgrade.