March 25, 1973 - September 18, 2015
Film, theatre and television director and screenwriter. Graduated from film studies at the Jagiellonian University and film directing at the Radio and Television Department of Silesian University as well as Andrzej Wajda Master School of Film Directing and Binger Film Institute in Amsterdam (2005). Prize-winner at numerous international film festivals for his feature etude MAGNET MAN (Czlowiek magnes). In 2007 awarded the Third Prize at Hartley-Merrill Contest, along with Grazyna Trela, for MY FLESH MY BLOOD screenplay, working title Tamagotchi. Vice-President of “Film1, 2” Association. Lecturer of film directing at the Radio and Television Department of Silesian University. MY FLESH MY BLOOD was his feature DEBUT. His second feature THE CHRISTANING won sewral awards in Poland and abroad.
|2010||THE CHRISTENING (Chrzest) - 2011 Ploiesti Golden Carpathian Film Festival - Best Director Award for Marcin Wrona; 2011 Prague International Film Festival Febiofest – Grand Prix; 2011 Mons International Love Film Festival, Belgium - Grand Prize and Best Screenplay Award for Marcin Wrona; 2010 Gdynia PFF - Silver Lion, Best Actor Award ex aequo for Tomasz Schuchardt and Wojciech Zieliński, Award for the Best Editing for Piotr Kmiecik|
|2009||MY FLESH MY BLOOD (Moja Krew)|
|2008||DOCTOR HALINA (Doktor Halina)|
|2001||MAGNET MAN (Czlowiek magnes) - 2002 Tribeca Film Festival - The Best Student Film Award|