Mateusz Rakowicz

director/scriptwriter

commercial/shorts/feature/music videos

There is no satisfaction like the one when you see your audience reacting to the work you put together.”

Mateusz finds his inspiration in true stories and biographies. No matter whether it’s a feature or 30” commercial. And his array of talents and experience is as rich as the life itself.

He graduated from the Warsaw Academy of Fine Arts and Andrzej Wajda Film School. Director and producer of several awarded short films, including “StreetLight Man” with Marek Kondrat and “Romantik” with Robert Więckiewicz. His films have been shown among others at Tribeca, Palm Springs, Toronto (TIFF) and Warsaw Film Festival. He made  storyboards for movies directed by Agnieszka Holland, Kasia Adamik, Juliusz Machulski, Władysław Pasikowski and for over 750 commercials. Mateusz has also made himself award-winning director of commercials and music videos for Pezet, Ania Dąbrowska and Afromental.

Currently, Mateusz is working on a feature film “The Getaway King” (“Najmro” – is a Polish title) is an action crime comedy set in the last days of communism in Poland and tells the story inspired by the life of Zdzislaw Najmrodzki, who escaped cops 29 times, and became a record holder on that field.The premiere of the movie is planned for January 2021. We can’t wait to see how this time Mateusz is going to surprise us with real life stories.

NAJMRO

Trailer

The official teaser ot NAJMRO feature film (The Getaway King).
Movie will be released in cinemas at January 2021.

script: Łukasz M. Maciejewski & Mateusz Rakowicz
director: Mateusz Rakowicz
dop: Jacek Podgórski

ROMANTIK

Trailer

director: Mateusz Rakowicz
screenplay: Maciej Cuske, Mateusz Rakowicz
cinematography: Kuba Czerwiński
executive producer: Daria Maślona | Silver Frame
postproduction company: LUNAPARK
production company: Polish – French coproduction by Studio Munka & Studio le G.R.E.C, Silver Frame

SKODA

KIDS

director: Mateusz Rakowicz
dop: Jakub Czerwiński
agency: Opcom
production company: Better Film

APAP

Father

director: Mateusz Rakowicz
dop: Jakub Czerwiński
agency: Leo Burnett
production company: Selfih3
postproduction: Badi Badi

ORANGE

Footballers

director: Mateusz Rakowicz
dop: Jakub Czerwiński
agency: Leo Burnett
production company: Film Produkcja
post production: Orka

TUI

First Minute

director: Mateusz Rakowicz
dop: Kuba Czerwiński
production: Simple Frame

WARSAW STORIES

Trailer

Mateusz Rakowicz was one of the five directors of this movie
director: Mateusz Rakowicz
dop: Arek Tomiak
editor: Wojtek Włodarski
production: WFDiF

APAP

Christmas Tree

director: Mateusz Rakowicz
dop: Mateusz Skalski
agency: Leo Burnett
production company: Selfish3
postproduction: Badi Badi

SKODA

KIDS WOOD

director: Mateusz Rakowicz
dop: Jakub Czerwiński
agency: Opcom
production company: Better Film

THERAFLU

SOCCER

director: Mateusz Rakowicz
dop: Kuba Czerwiński
agency: Saatchi & Saatchi IS
production: Tango