Born in 1955. Director, screenwriter, since 1988 also a film producer. A graduate of the Lodz Film School. In 1984-85 he studied at the Call-Arts (USA). Founder and artistic director of ZEBRA Film Studio. As an actor he performed e.g. in “Personnel” by Krzysztof Kieslowski, “Index” by Janusz Kijowski and “Kill Me, Cop” by Jacek Bromski. He taught directing at Hunter College in New York (1993). Received Wyspianski Award (1985), Chairman of the Cinematography Committee Award (1990), the Minister of Culture and Art Award (1998) and numerous festival awards.
1979: Bezpośrednie połączenie (tv), 1980: Go for Broke (awards in Gdańsk, Manilla, Carlsbad, Cattolica, Vevey, Marseille), 1983: Sexmission (Silver Lions Gdańsk Film Festival ’84, Golden Duck from weekly magazine “Film”, award in Madrid, Virgin Islands), 1984: Point of No Return (awards in Gdańsk, Wrocław), 1987: King Size (awards in Gdynia, Avoriaz), 1989: Déjà vu, 1991: VIP, 1993: Squadron, 1995: Matki, żony, kochanki (TV series), Girl Guide (Golden Lions in Gdynia), 1997: Kiler (Golden Klakier in Gdynia), 1999: Kilerów dwóch, 2001: Money is not everything (Golden Grenade in Lubomierz).