Born in 1961. Film producer and director. Graduated from film directing at the Łódź Film School, worked as a second director with Krzysztof Kieslowski [Decalogue (Dekalog)] and Filip Bajon [White Card (Biała wizytówka), The Magnate (Magnat)]. President of Apple Film Production. One of the most experienced Polish producers. He directs rarely yet his documentary Photographer (Fotograf) at many international film festivals. Producer of the first Polish independent documentary Visit of an Old Lady (Wizyta starszej pani) (1986). From 2000 to 2003 President of National Chamber of Audiovisual Producers. Originator and organizer of Polish Film Awards, founder of Independent Film Foundation promoting Polish film makers in Poland and abroad. Member of European Film Academy and Council of European Film Producers.
Strawberry Wine (Wino truskawkowe) is his feature film debut.