Joanna Kos-Krauze & Krzysztof Krauze

Joanna Kos-Krauze & Krzysztof Krauze

Joanna Kos-Krauze and Krzysztof Krauze are Poland’s leading film auteurs. Their work is charac-terised by a deep humanist approach and respect for their protagonists. Their first collaboration was Dług (Debt), directed by Krzysztof and jointly co-written. The film was recently chosen as the most important Polish production of the past twenty years. Altoge-ther, their films have received more than 120 awards in Poland and around the world. Their films include Mój Nikifor (My Nikifor), a story about a forgotten painter (Award for Best Director in Karlovy Vary) and Plac Zbawiciela (Saviour Square), a drama about a toxic family.

Papusza (2013)

Saviour Square - 2006
Karlovy Vary International Film Festival 2007 – Competition
Trieste International Film Festival 2008 – Grand Prix
The 16th China Golden Rooster & Hundred Flowers Film Festival – Best Director

My Nikifor - 2004
Karlovy Vary International Film Festival 2005 – Grand Prix Crystal Globe, Best Director, Best Actress
Chicago International Film Festival 2005 – Grand Prix Golden Hugo, Best Actor

Debt - 1999
50. Berlin International Film Festival 2000 – Panorama
Philadelphia IFF 2000 – Best Director