Bartosz Konopka (Poland)

Bartosz Konopka was born in 1972 in Myślenice, Poland. He obtained degrees in Film Studies from the Jagiellonian University, Journalism from Warsaw University and Film Directing from the Radio and Television Department of the Silesia University in Katowice. He has made the following documentaries Niebo nad Europą (2003), Goat Walker (2004) and a fiction film entitled Three for the Taking (2006). His films have won awards at festivals in New York, Seattle, Brest, Wrocław and many others. He has received a nomination to Polityka’s Passport, an award of ‘Polityka’ weekly, and a scholarship of the Culture Minister for his artistic achievements as well as the Nipkow Scholarship in Berlin. He directed an award-winning Rabbit à la Berlin.

Filmography

  • Znajomi z widzenia
    Poland, 2001
  • Czubek
    Poland, 2001
  • Niebo nad Europą
    Poland, 2003
  • Cizse 1/ Silence 1 (19´, Poland, 2003) - segment director
  • Ballada o kozie/ The Goat Walker
    50´, Poland, 2004
  • Trójka do wziecia/ Three for the Taking
    37´, Poland, 2006
  • Nie wracaj po mnie
    Poland, 2006
  • Królik po berlinsku/ Rabbit à la Berlin
    51´, Poland, 2009
  • Fear of Falling
    87', Poland, 2011
  • The Art of Disappearing
    51', Poland, 2013

Doc Alliance Members

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