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Malgorzata Szumowska

One of the most prominent Polish directors of today, Malgorzata Szumowska was born in Kraków in 1973. She's been directing, writing and producing feature and documentary films. Her movies have received many awards, for example Silver Leopard at the Locarno Film Festival for "33 Scenes from Life" or Teddy Award at the Berlinale for "In the Name of.... See full bio »

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In the Name of
In the Name of Director
Elles Director
33 Scenes from Life
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 2015 Body
 2011 Elles (as Malgoska Szumowska)
 2008 33 Scenes from Life (as Malgosia Szumowska)
 2005 Solidarnosc, Solidarnosc... (segment "Father")
 2004 Stranger
 2004 Visions of Europe (segment "Crossroad")
 2000 Happy Man
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Alternate Names:

Malgosia Szumowska | Malgoska Szumowska

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Daughter of legendary journalist Maciej Szumowski and writer Dorota Terakowska. Sister of director of documentary films Wojciech Szumowski and writer Katarzyna Szumowska. See more »

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