Jan P. Matuszyński

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Birth date: 1984

Director of short films, music videos and commercials. A graduate of the Krzysztof Kieślowski Faculty of Radio and Television University of Silesia in Katowice and a documentary course at the Wajda School in Warsaw. His films have been screened and appreciated on numerous occasions at film festivals in Poland and abroad. Most recognized for his docummentary „Deep Love” which he received numeros awards. His new feature film The Last Family premiered at Locarno IFF 2016. 

 

Awards

2021 - Leave No Traces, Golden Teeth, 33th Polish Film Festival in America

2021 - Leave No Traces, Best Feature Film, 3KinoFest - MFF PRAHA

2021 - Leave No Traces, Prix du Public, ARRAS Film Festival

2021 - Leave No Traces, Prix SFCC de la critique (Syndicat Français de la Critique de Cinéma), ARRAS Film Festival

2021 - Leave No Traces, Award for best direction, Festival in Cottbus

2021 - Leave No Traces, 46th Polish Film Festival, The Silver Lions

2017 - The Last Family, Andrzej Munk Prize, Best Direction Debut,

2017 – Paszport „Polityki” prize in the category Film,

2017 - The Last Family, Gold Tape, Award of the Koło Piśmiennictwa SDF,

2016 - The Last Family, Warsaw (CentEast Market Warsaw") PISF Award, Best Polish Film,

2016 - The Last Family, Toruń (International Film Festival „Tofifest”) "Golden Angel" in the „From Poland” competition for Polish films,

2016 - The Last Family, Janusz "Kuba" Morgenstern „Perspektywa” Award,

2016 - The Last Family, Festival "KinoPolska" in Paris, Main Prize,

2016 - The Last Family, Lizbona - Estoril (Lisbon & Estoril Film Festival), “Jaeger-LeCoultre” Best Film Award,

2016 - The Last Family, Kyiv International Film Festival "Molodist"), Grand Prix,

2016 - The Last Family, Gdynia Film Festival, Audience Award,

2016 - The Last Family, Gdynia Film Festival, Journalists Award,

2016 - The Last Family, Gdynia Film Festival, Rising Elle Star Award,

2016 - The Last Family, Gdynia Film Festival, Gold Lions,

2016 - The Last Family, Gdynia Film Festival, "Golden Kangaroo" Australian Award,

2016 - The Last Family, Denver Film Festival, Krzysztof Kieślowski Award,

2016 - The Last Family, Cottbus Festival of East European Cinema, Prize for Best Debut Film,

2016 - The Last Family, Chicago, Polish Film Festival in America, Special Jury Award,

2016 - The Last Family, Camerimage International Film Festival, Award for the Best Polish Film- Polish Films Competition, 

2015 – Deep Love, Gdańsk DocFilm Festival, Main Prize,

2015 - Deep Love, DocuDays UA in Kyiv, Distinction,

2014 - Deep Love, Krakow Film Festival, Silver Hobby-Horse,

2014 – Deep Love, Krakow Film Festival, Student Jury Award,

2014 – Deep Love, Moscow International Film Festival, Award for the Best Documentary Film,

2014 - Deep Love, Mińsk International Film Festival "Listapad", distinction,

2012 – Heaven, DOCSDF - International Documentary Film Festival of Mexico City, Special Jury distinction,

2012 – Ślepa Miłość, Fryderyk 2012, Nomination,

2009 – Car Wash, Independent Polish Cinema Jan Machulski Awards (OFFskar), Prize for best direction,

2009 – Car Wash, Festival ShortWaves, the Audience Award,

2009 – Wiem kto to zrobił, 6. Węgiel Wegiel International Student Film Festival, the Audience Award,

2008 – Car Wash, IX Film Festival in Zamość, First Award,

2008 – Car Wash, 7. International Forum for Independent Cinema „Oskariada”, First Award,

2008 - 15 lat milczenia, 9. Amateur and Independent Film Festival KAN, Embassy of France Award,

2008 - 15 lat milczenia, Creative Valley - Grand Prix Young Talent Grant Competition, First Prize,

2008 – Car Wash, International Film Festival "Zoom Zbliżenia", First Award,

2008 – Car Wash, Independent Polish Cinema Jan Machulski Awards (OFFskar), Nomination for "The Best Feature Film",

2008 – Car Wash, Independent Polish Cinema Jan Machulski Awards (OFFskar), Nomination for "The Best Script",

2007 - 15 lat milczenia, XIV International Film Festival "Etiuda & Anima 2007", the Audience Award,

2007 – Car Wash, IV GOFFR Film Festival 2007, III Award in the student competition,

2007 – Razem, XIII Film Summer Festival of Art and Film in Toruń, First Prize,

2007 – Razem, Philosophical Film Festival „Philosophical cinematography” in Krakow, the Second Audience Award.

 

Filmography

2021- Leave No Traces, Feature Film

2020 - W domu, TV Series

2020 - Król, TV Series,

2019 - Nielegalni, TV Series

2017 - Druga Szansa, TV Series

2016 – The Last Family, Feature film

2014 – Kolaudacja,

2013 – Deep Love,

2012 – 2014, Detektyw łodyga,

2012 – Offline,
2011 – Heaven,

2010 – Amisze znad Wisły,
2009 – Afterparty,
2009 – Nigdy nie mów nigdy,

2008 - I Know Who Did It,
2007 - 15 lat milczenia,
2007 - Car Wash ,
2006 – Razem,

2004 – Od wewnątrz,

 

 

Video:

2012 - Ślepa miłość – Ania Rusowicz, music video,

 

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