|Born||in Warsaw, Mazowieckie, Poland|
|Died||in Warsaw, Mazowieckie, Poland (cardiac arrest)|
|Height||6' 0½" (1.84 m)|
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Krzysztof Kieslowski graduated from Lódz Film School in 1969, and became a documentary, TV and feature film director and scriptwriter. Before making his first film for TV, Przejscie podziemne (1974) (The Underground Passage), he made a number of short documentaries. His next TV title, Personel (1975) (The Staff), took the Grand Prix at Mannheim Film Festival. His first full-length feature was Blizna (1976) (The Scar). In 1978 he made the famous documentary Z punktu widzenia nocnego portiera (1979) (Night Porter's Point of View), and in 1979 - a feature Amator (1979) (Camera Buff), which was acclaimed in Poland and abroad. Everything he did from that point was of highest artistic quality.
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Mr. Kieslowski started his career shooting documentaries and later became associated with the "cinema of moral anxiety" movement. It grouped several Polish directors, including Krzysztof Zanussi and Andrzej Wajda, and aimed at depicting the conditions of Poles under communism. His best known work was the Three Colors trilogy: Three Colors: Red (1994), Three Colors: White (1994) and Three Colors: Blue (1993). Three Colors: Red (1994) brought him Academy Award nominations for best director and best screenplay (with Krzysztof Piesiewicz) in 1995, Three Colors: Blue (1993) shared the Golden Lion at Venice in 1993, and Three Colors: White (1994) earned Mr. Kieslowski the best director award at Berlinale in 1994.
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|Maria Cautillo||(21 January 1967 - 13 March 1996) ( his death) ( 1 child)|