Damian Kocur

Damian Kocur

Director and cinematographer. Graduate of Krzysztof Kieślowski Film School at the University of Silesia in Katowice and a Ph.D. student at the Lodz Film School. Author of short films awarded in Poland and abroad. His latest film entitled Beyond Is the Day won awards, including the one for Best Short Film at international film festivals in Trieste and Tehran, Best European Film award at the Clermont-Ferrand International Short Film Festival and it qualified for a nomination for the European Film Award. In 2021 it was presented at the New Directors/New Films review at MoMA in New York. As a filmmaker he scrutinizes the credibility of emotions on the screen and believes the ultimate goal is to show authentic characters and their stories.