Ireland, Poland 2016
They live in an unsure world where anything could happen at any time. An unexpected chain of events can seal many fates in a mere 11 minutes.
With over 20 films to his name, Skolimowski’s work includes the Berlin Golden Bear winner LE DEPART, Cannes Grand Prize winner THE SHOUT, Cannes Best Screenplay winner and political drama MOONLIGHTING, Venice Fest Best Director/Special Jury Prize winner THE LIGHTSHIP, and the 2008 thriller FOUR NIGHTS WITH ANNA, which opened the Directors’ Fortnight in Cannes and won the Grand Jury Prize in Tokyo.
Early in his career, Skolimowski was a writer on Roman Polanski’s 1962 classic KNIFE IN THE WATER. As an actor, Skolimowski has appeared in EASTERN PROMISES, BEFORE NIGHT FALLS, MARS ATTACKS and THE AVENGERS . He is also an accomplished painter who has participated in the Venice Biennale and other exhibitions across Europe and the US.
2010 - ESSENTIAL KILLING
2008 - FOUR NIGHTS WITH ANNA
1991 - 30 DOOR KEY
1989 - TORRENTS OF SPRING
1985 - THE LIGHTSHIP
1984 - SUCCESS IS THE BEST REVENGE
1982 - MOONLIGHTING
1981 - HANDS UP!
1978 - THE SHOUT
1972 - KING, QUEEN, KNAVE
1967 - LE DEPART
Cast & Crew
Directed by : Jerzy Skolimowski
Written by : Jerzy Skolimowski
Produced by : Jerzy Skolimowski, Ewa Piaskowska
Director of Photography : Mikolaj Lebkowski
Editor : Agnieszka Glinska
Production Design : Joanna Kaczynska, Wojciech Zogala
Costume Design : Kalina Lach
Hair & Make up Artist : Anna Nobel-Nobielska
Composer : Pawel Mykietyn
Sound Design : Radoslaw Ochnio
Main Cast : Richard Dormer (director), Paulina Chapko (wife), Wojciech Mecwaldowski (husband)
Nominations and Awards
- European Sound Designer 2016