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Jan P. Matuszynski

Jan P. Matuszynski

Links

Projects
Leave No Traces

Programs
MIDPOINT Feature Launch 2018

News
MIDPOINT results at Connecting Cottbus
MIDPOINT presents new exciting projects at KVIFF 2018
Leave No Traces in Venezia 78 Competition

Biography

Director of short films, music videos and commercials. A graduate of the Krzysztof Kieslowski Faculty of Radio and Television University of Silesia in Katowice and a documentary course at Wajda School in Warsaw. His films have been screened and awarded on multiple occasions at film festivals in Poland and abroad. He is most recognized for his feature documentary DEEP LOVE (2013) for which he received various awards (e.g. Best Documentary at Moscow International Film Festival, Silver Hobby-Horse at Krakow Film Festival).

His first feature film THE LAST FAMILY (2016) premiered in the International Competition at Locarno IFF, where it won the best actor award for protagonist Andrzej Seweryn. Up to now, the film has won over 40 awards at film festivals worldwide (e.g. Camerimage International Film Festival, Cottbus Festival of East European Cinema, Gdynia Film Festival, Kyiv International Film Festival, Chicago International Film Festival

Country

Poland

Professions

Director, Writer