Magnus von Horn

Information

Birth date: 1983

Born in Göteborg, studied in the Łódź Film School, lives in Warsaw. For his short films he received awards around the world, among others, the Maciej Szumowski Award at the Krakow Film Festival for his documentary „Radek”, and the Silver Hobby-Horse at the Krakow Film Festival, the Grand Prix at the Munich International Festival of Film Schools at the Grand Prix at Tous Courts in Aix-en-Provence for his feature short „Without snow” had its premiere in Locarno, won the Grand Prix at the Bilbao International Film Festival, the Silver Hobby-Horse at the Krakow Film Festival and the Grand Prix in the Young Cinema Competition in Gdynia. It was also nominated for the Swedish Guldbagge award. Von Horn is the co-author of Anna Kazejak’s film „The Word”. His feature-length debut „The Here After” was premiered as part of the Quizaine des Realisateurs section of this year’s International Cannes Film Festival.

 

Education

Graduate of the Department of the Direction of Film and Television PWSFTViT in Łódź in 2013r.

 

Awards

2020

SWEAT, Palić, European Film Festival Palić, FIPRESCI Award

SWEAT, Chicago International Film Festival, The Gold Hugo

 

2016

EFTERSKALV, Guldbagge (Award of the Swedish Film Academy) in the category: The Best Direction

EFTERSKALV, Guldbagge (Award of the Swedish Film Academy) in the category: The Best Film

 

2015

EFTERSKALV, Passport of "Polityka" (cultural award of the weekly "Polityka") Award in the category: Film for  "the discipline and the circumspection in penetrating the dark side of the life. Behind the psychological cinema seen, holding in the tension of the highest attempt"

EFTERSKALV, Paris (Festival  "KinoPolska") Main Award

EFTERSKALV, Łódź (Forum of the European Cinema "Cinergia") "Crystal Apple" for the best Polish debut . Justifying the jury: the "Intruder" forced his way like the intruder into the Polish cinema. A thoroughness of observation, a precision of the film workshop and an artistic harmony moved us "

EFTERSKALV, Gdynia (to 1986 Gdańsk) (Festival of Polish feature films; from 2012 Gdynia Film Festival) Award for the direction

EFTERSKALV, Gdynia (to 1986 Gdańsk) (Festival of Polish feature films; from 2012 Gdynia Film Festival) Award for the script

EFTERSKALV, Gdynia (to 1986 Gdańsk) (Festival of Polish feature films; from 2012 Gdynia Film Festival) Elle Rising Star

EFTERSKALV, Gdynia (to 1986 Gdańsk) (Festival of Polish feature films; from 2012 Gdynia Film Festival; from 2014 Film Festival in Gdynia) Don Kichot, Award of the Polish Federation of Discussion Film Clubs

EFTERSKALV, Chicago (Festival of the Polish Film in America) Award "Innovative Eye" for the young talented author

 

2012

BEZ ŚNIEGU, Vila do Conde (Festival of short films) award for the best feature film

 

2011

BEZ ŚNIEGU, Warsaw (Festival of Films of Film School in Łódź "Over Wisła by Boat") I Award

BEZ ŚNIEGU, Leuven (International Short Film Festival) Jury Award

BEZ ŚNIEGU, Cracow (Cracow Film Festival - Competition of Poland) award showing Silver Person riding a wooden horse

BEZ ŚNIEGU, Gdynia (to 1986 Gdańsk) (Festival of Polish feature films; from 2012 Gdynia Film Festival) Award name Lucjan Bokińca for The Best Film in the Competition of the Young Cinema for "exceptional creative maturity, awareness of film means and precise exploiting them"

BEZ ŚNIEGU, Bilbao (International Festival of Documentary and Short Films "Zinebi") First Prize

 

2010

ECHO, Nenzing (Alpinale Short Film Festival) Main Award "Golden Unicorn"

 

2009

ECHO, Tallin (The Sleepwalkers Student Film Festival) Distinction

ECHO, Petersburg, Open Student Film Festival "Beginning" First prize in the category of a feature film

ECHO, Cracow (Cracow Film Festival - Competition of Poland) award showing Silver Person riding a wooden horse for the best feature film

ECHO, Aix-en-Provence (Festival Tous Courts) Grand Prix

 

2008

MLECZAKI, Warsaw (Film and Artistic Festival  "Summer of Films") distinguishing in the category: Competition of Students performances

 

2007

RADEK, Poznań (International Film Festival "Off Cinema") "Brown Lock" in the category: documentary film

RADEK, Kraków (Cracow Film Festival - Competition of Poland) Award name Maciej Szumowski

 

Filmography

Direction

2020

SWEAT, Feature film, script,  Direction

W DOMU,  Direction

 

2015

EFTERSKALV, Feature film, script,  Direction

 

2013

WIECZORAMI, School Etude, script, Direction

 

2011

BEZ ŚNIEGU, School Etude, script, Direction

 

2008

ECHO, School Etude, script, Direction

THE RISE AND FALL OF ZIGGY STARDUST, School Etude, script, Direction

 

2007

LENNY BRUCE, School Etude, script, Direction

ŁÓDŹ OD ŚWITU DO NOCY, School Etude, Direction,

MLECZAKI, School Etude, script, Direction

ODLOT, School Etude, Direction

W TRAKCIE 5 SEKUND, School Etude, Direction

 

2006

RADEK, School Etude, video shoots, Direction

 

Script

2015

EFTERSKALV, Feature film, script, Direction

 

2014

OBIETNICA, Feature film, script

 

2013

WIECZORAMI, School Etude, script, Direction

 

2011

BEZ ŚNIEGU, School Etude, script, Direction

 

2008

ECHO, School Etude, script, Direction

THE RISE AND FALL OF ZIGGY STARDUST, School Etude, script, Direction

 

2007

LENNY BRUCE, School Etude, script, Direction

MLECZAKI, School Etude, script, Direction 

 

Directorial cooperation

2011

NOTORYCZNI DEBIUTANCI, School Etude, directorial cooperation

 

Video shoots

2006

RADEK, School Etude, video shoots, Direction

 

Artistic care

2011

COŚ O PSIE, School Etude, artistic care

 

Pedagogic care

2015

MAMA, School Etude, Pedagogic care

POWRÓT, School Etude, Pedagogic care