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Zbigniew Rybczynski

Zbigniew Rybczynski (Rib-chin-ski) was born on January 27, 1949, in Lodz, Poland, but was raised in Warsaw, where he attended an arts high school and was trained as a painter. He went on to study cinematography at the world-renowned Lodz Film School, where he began experimenting with the film medium. His first projects were Kwadrat (1972) and "... See full bio »

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Won 1 Oscar. Another 8 wins & 2 nominations. See more awards »

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Tango Director
The Orchestra
The Orchestra Director
Imagine Director
Zupa Director


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 2003 Pet Shop Boys: Pop Art - The Videos (Video) (video "Opportunities [Second Version]")
 1992 L'encyclopédie audio-visuelle (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
- Kafka (1992)
 1990 The Orchestra (as Zbig Rybczynski)
 1988 The Fourth Dimension (Short) (as Zbig Rybczynski)
 1988 Méliès 88: Le duel (TV Short)
 1987 Imagine (Short)
 1987 Steps (Short)
 1986 Now That's What I Call Music 7 (Video) (videos "Opportunities", "All The Things She Said")
 1985 Iam Siam: She Went Pop (Video short)
 1985 Jimmy Cliff: Hot Shot (Video short)
 1985 Propaganda: p: Machinery (Video short)
 1984 Chuck Mangione: Diana D (Video short)
 1981 Tango (Short)
 1981 Wdech-wydech (TV Short)
 1980 Sceny narciarskie z Franzem Klammerem (Documentary short)
 1980 Media (Short)
 1979 Mein Fenster (Short)
 1976 Nowa ksiazka (Short)
 1976 Lokomotywa (Short)
 1976 Weg zum Nachbarn (Short)
 1975 Zupa (Short)
 1975 Swieto (Short)
 1973 Plamuz (Short)
 1972 Kwadrat (Short)
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Music video "Midnight Mover" for Accept - Director See more »

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Alternate Names:

Z. Rybczynski | Zbig Rybczynski

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(1994-1997) Worked in Berlin developing new technology for CFB-CENTRUM, as well as preparing his own feature film projects. See more »

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