Małgorzata Szumowska

director

features/shorts/commercials

Małgorzata is of the most recognized contemporary Polish film directorsShe has writtendirected, and produced numerous feature and documentary films that have been acknowledged at the most prestigious film festivals around the globe.

After two well-received shorts, her first feature –Happy Man (2000) – was nominated ‘Discovery of the Year’ at the European Film Awards and won the Special Prize in Thessaloniki. Her second feature, Strangers (2004) was presented at Sundance and Berlinale33 Scenes From Life (2008) won her the Special Jury Prize at the Locarno Festival. She later directed Elles (2011) with Juliette Binoche and In The Name O(ROK), which won the Teddy Award at BerlinaleIn 2015, Szumowska returned to the Berlin festival with Body and later, Mug in 2018, which won her the Silver Bear for Best Director and Grand Jury Prize respectively.

Her first English language featureThe Other Lamb(2019), was screened at numerous film festivals around the world, receiving nominations, awards, and excellent press reviews.

In 2020, Malgoska  Szumowska returned with her new feature, Never Gonna Snow Again., It premiered in the main competition at the 77th Venice International Festival.. It was also included in the selection of the 2020 Telluride Film Festival. The film has been selected as Poland’s official Oscars 2021 submission.

In 2020, Malgoska also directed a short film for Miu Miu.

Never Gonna Snow Again

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director: Małgorzata Szumowska
dop: Michał Englert

MIU MIU Women's Tales

Nightwalk

director: Małgorzata Szumowska
dop: Michał Englert

THE OTHER LAMB

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director: Małgorzata Szumowska
dop: Michał Englert
screenplay: Catherine S. McMullen
producers: Aoife O’Sullivan, Tristan Lynch, Marie Gade Denessen, David Lancaster, Stephanie Wilcox

TWARZ / MUG

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director: Małgorzata Szumowska
dop: Michał Englert

ELLES

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director: Małgorzata Szumowska
dop: Michał Englert

IN THE NAME OF

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director: Małgorzata Szumowska
dop: Michał Englert

BODY/ CIAŁO

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director: Małgorzata Szumowska
dop: Michał Englert