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Agnieszka Holland


Agnieszka Holland was born 28 of November 1948 in Warsaw but went to Czechoslovakia to study film directing at FAMU in Prague. She began her film career working in Poland with Krzysztof Zanussi as assistant director, and Andrzej Wajda as her mentor. She wrote several scripts with Wajda before directing her own films, which were soon winning awards... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 19 wins & 26 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Europa Europa
Europa Europa Director
(1990)
The Secret Garden
(1993)
Olivier, Olivier
Olivier, Olivier Director
(1992)
In Darkness
In Darkness Director
(2011)

Filmography

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 2015-2017 House of Cards (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- Chapter 63 (2017)
- Chapter 62 (2017)
- Chapter 37 (2015)
- Chapter 36 (2015)
 2017 Pokot
 2017 The Affair (TV Series) (1 episode)
- 306 (2017)
 2014 Rosemary's Baby (TV Mini-Series) (2 episodes)
- Night Two (2014)
- Night One (2014)
 2010-2013 Treme (TV Series) (5 episodes)
- I'll Fly Away (2010)
- Making Of (2010)
 2013 Horící ker (TV Mini-Series) (3 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (2013)
- Episode #1.2 (2013)
- Episode #1.1 (2013)
 2013 Bez tajemnic (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- Episode #3.35 (2013)
- Episode #3.30 (2013)
- Episode #3.10 (2013)
- Episode #3.5 (2013)
 2011-2012 The Killing (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- Reflections (2012)
- Undertow (2011)
 2011 In Darkness
 2004-2009 Cold Case (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- Lotto Fever (2009)
- Justice (2007)
- The Plan (2004)
- Hubris (2004) ... (as Agnieska Holland)
 2004-2008 The Wire (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- React Quotes (2008)
- Corner Boys (2006)
- Moral Midgetry (2004)
 2007 Ekipa (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Najwyzszy nakaz (2007)
- Kryzys (2007)
 2001 Shot in the Heart (TV Movie)
 2001 Golden Dreams (Short)
 1995 Fallen Angels (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Red Wind (1995)
 1995 Total Eclipse
 1991/I Largo desolato (TV Movie)
 1990 Europa Europa
 1987 Kobieta samotna (TV Movie)
 1985 'Kultura' (Documentary)
 1985 Angry Harvest
 1982 Les cartes postales de Paris (TV Movie documentary)
 1977 Cos za cos (TV Movie)
 1977 Niedzielne dzieci (TV Movie)
 1976 Wieczór u Abdona (TV Short)
 1976 Obrazki z zycia (segment "Girl and an Aquarius, A")
 1970 Hrích boha (Short)
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Alternate Names:

A. Holland | Agnieska Holland
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Personal Quote:

I went to school in Prague because there was no chance for me to be accepted at Lodz [film school}. My father was a well-known Party member and journalist who had been arrested on false accusations, and committed suicide by jumping out of a window while in custody. His death was an important event. Also, at FAMU, I was politically engaged, and I was also arrested and sentenced. Then, around 1970,... See more »

Trivia:

Mother of storyboard artist Kasia Adamik, sister of director Magdalena Lazarkiewicz, sister-in-law of director Piotr Lazarkiewicz, aunt of composer Antoni Lazarkiewicz. See more »

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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