Biography

Jerzy Skolimowski (born May 5, 1938) is a Polish film director, screenwriter, dramatist and actor. A graduate of the prestigious National Film School in Łódź, Skolimowski has directed more than twenty films since his 1960 début Oko wykol (The Menacing Eye). He lived in Los Angeles for over 20 years where he painted in a figurative, expressionist mode and acted occasionally in films. More recently, he returned to Poland, and to film making as a writer and director after a 17 year hiatus with Cztery noce z Anną (Four Nights With Anna) in 2008.

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Jerzy Skolimowski (born May 5, 1938) is a Polish film director, screenwriter, dramatist and actor. A graduate of the prestigious National Film School in Łódź, Skolimowski has directed more than twenty films since his 1960 début Oko wykol (The Menacing Eye). He lived in Los Angeles for over 20 years where he painted in a figurative, expressionist mode and acted occasionally in films. More recently, he returned to Poland, and to film making as a writer and director after a 17 year hiatus with Cztery noce z Anną (Four Nights With Anna) in 2008.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Jerzy Skolimowski, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Directing

Gender Male

Known Credits 40

Birthday 1938-05-05

Place of Birth Łódź, Poland

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Also Known As

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Directing TV ShowsMovies

2015 11 Minutes Director
2010 Essential Killing Director
2008 Four Nights with Anna Director
1991 30 Door Key Director
1989 Torrents of Spring Director
1985 The Lightship Director
1984 Success Is the Best Revenge Director
1982 Moonlighting Director
1981 Hands Up! Director
1978 The Shout Director
1972 King, Queen, Knave Director
1970 Deep End Director
1970 The Adventures of Gerard Director
1968 Dialogue Director
1967 The Departure Director
1966 Barrier Director
1965 Identification Marks: None Director
1965 Walkover Director
1962 Beautiful Director
1961 Your Money or Your Life Director
1960 Oko wykol Director
1960 Erotyk Director
1960 Little Hamlet Director

Acting

Naznaczony (13 episodes) as Profesor Wojciech Radler
2018 The Stolen Caravaggio as Jerzy Kunze
2018 Julius as Chorwat
2012 September Eleven 1683 as Giovanni III di Polonia
2012 The Avengers as Georgi Luchkov
2011 Komeda: A Soundtrack for a Life
2011 Starting Out: The Making of Jerzy Skolimowski's Deep End as Himself
2007 Eastern Promises as Stepan
1999 Operacja Samum as Hayes
1991 30 Door Key as Headmaster
1987 Big Shots as Doc
1985 White Nights as Colonel Chaiko
1981 Circle of Deceit as Hoffmann
1981 Hands Up! as Andrzej Leszczyc, Zastawa
1965 Identification Marks: None as Andrzej
1965 Walkover as Andrzej Leszczyc
1960 Innocent Sorcerers as Boxer
1951 Deutscher Filmpreis (Lola) (1 episode) as himself

Writing

2015 11 Minutes Screenplay
2010 Essential Killing Screenplay
2008 Four Nights with Anna Writer
1991 30 Door Key Screenplay
1985 Mesmerized Writer
1982 Moonlighting Screenplay
1978 The Shout Screenplay
1970 Deep End Writer
1967 The Departure Writer
1966 Barrier Writer
1965 Walkover Writer
1962 Night Fare Screenplay
1962 Knife in the Water Dialogue Screenplay
1960 Innocent Sorcerers Screenplay
1960 Little Hamlet Writer
1960 Oko wykol Writer

Production

2015 11 Minutes Producer
2010 Essential Killing Producer
2008 Four Nights with Anna Producer
1991 30 Door Key Producer

Art

1981 Hands Up! Art Direction

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