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Jan Lenica (1928–2001)

Jan Lenica was born on January 4, 1928 in Poznan, Wielkopolskie, Poland. He was a director and writer, known for Labyrinth (1963), Dom (1959) and Die Nashörner (1964). He died on October 5, 2001 in Berlin, Germany. See full bio »


(age 73) in Berlin, Germany

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Nominated for 1 BAFTA Film Award. Another 8 wins. See more awards »


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 2001 Wyspa R.O. (Short)
 1970 Adam 2
 1965 La femme fleur (Short)
 1965 'A' (Short)
 1964 Die Nashörner (Short)
 1963 Labyrinth (Short)
 1961 Italia '61 (Documentary)
 1961 Nowy Janko muzykant (Short)
 1959 Monsieur Tête (Short)
 1959 Dom (Short)
 1958 Requited Feelings (Short)
 1957 Banner of Youth (Short)
 1957 Once There Was (Short)
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Influential animator/director, often of macabre, nightmarish visions in the vein of Bosch or Lovecraft. Former magazine illustrator, trained as a graphic artist, with other qualifications in music and architecture. Early in his career designed award-winning posters for screen and stage. See more »

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