Agnieszka Holland

Film Director / Screenwriter / Theatre Director / Writer | * 11/28/1948 (72) | Warsaw, Mazowieckie (Poland)
Agnieszka Holland (born 28 November 1948) is a Polish film and television director and screenwriter, best known for her political contributions to Polish cinema. She began her career as assistant to directors Krzysztof Zanussi and Andrzej Wajda, and emigrated to France shortly before the 1981 imposition of the martial law in Poland. Holland is best known for her films Europa Europa (1990), for which she received an Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay nomination, as well as Angry Harvest and the Holocaust drama In Darkness, both of which were nominated for the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film. In 2017 she received Alfred Bauer Prize (Silver Bear) for her film Spoor at the Berlin International Film Festival. In 2020, she was elected President of the European Film Academy. ()
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Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Documentaries | History

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Awards & Nominations for Agnieszka Holland

Golden Globe Award for Best Foreign Language Film Alfred Bauer Prize Commander With Star of The Order of Polonia Restituta Officer of The Order of Polonia Restituta Golden Medal for Merit To Culture Order of Princess Olga, 3rd Class Czech Lion for Best Director Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay European Film Academy People's Choice Award for Best European Film European Film Award for Best Director

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Movies with Agnieszka Holland as Actress(10)

Movies with Agnieszka Holland as Crew(43)

Directing/Director2020 Charlatan
Directing/Director2019 Mr. Jones
Directing/Director2017 Spoor
Writing/Writer2017 Spoor
Directing/Director2011 In Darkness
Directing/Director2009 Janosik: A True Story
Directing/Director2006 Copying Beethoven
Directing/Director2002 Julie Walking Home
Directing/Director2001 Shot in the Heart
Directing/Director2001 Golden Dreams
Directing/Director1999 The Third Miracle
Directing/Director1997 Washington Square
Directing/Director1995 Total Eclipse
Writing/Author1993 Three Colors: Blue
Directing/Director1993 The Secret Garden
Directing/Director1992 Olivier, Olivier
Writing/Writer1992 Olivier, Olivier
Writing/Writer1990 Korczak
Directing/Director1990 Europa Europa
Writing/Screenplay1990 Europa Europa
Writing/Writer1989 The Girlfriend
Directing/Director1988 To Kill a Priest
Writing/Writer1988 To Kill a Priest
Writing/Writer1988 The Possessed
Directing/Director1987 A Woman Alone
Writing/Writer1987 A Woman Alone
Writing/Screenplay1987 Anna
Writing/Story1987 Anna
Directing/Director1985 Angry Harvest
Writing/Writer1985 Angry Harvest
Writing/Screenplay1983 A Love in Germany
Writing/Screenplay1982 Danton
Writing/Screenplay1982 Mężczyzna niepotrzebny!
Directing/Director1981 Fever
Directing/Director1979 Provincial Actors
Writing/Writer1979 Provincial Actors
Writing/Screenplay1978 Without Anesthesia
Directing/Director1977 Sunday Children
Directing/Director1977 Screen Tests
Writing/Writer1977 Screen Tests
Directing/Director1976 Obrazki z życia

TV Shows/Series with Agnieszka Holland as Crew(10)

Directing/Director2018 The First
Directing/Director2018 1983
Directing/Director2013 Burning Bush
Directing/Director2013 House of Cards
Directing/Director2011 The Killing
Directing/Director2010 Treme
Directing/Director2007 Ekipa
Directing/Director2003 Cold Case
Directing/Director2002 The Wire
Directing/Director1993 Fallen Angels

Full Name: Agnieszka Holland
Citizenship: Poland
Born: Sunday, 11/28 1948 (November) in Warsaw, Mazowieckie (Poland) (current age: 72 years + 302 days)
Zodiac sign: Sagittarius (Chinese zodiac sign: Rat)
Languages: German (DE), English (EN), French (FR), Polish (PL), Slovak (SK)
Educated at: Academy of Performing Arts
Employer: Brooklyn College
Member of: Stefan Batory Foundation, Polish Film Academy, Olga Tokarczuk Foundation
Spouses (current/former): Laco Adamík
Other names for Agnieszka Holland (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Agnieska Holland"
Agnieszka Holland frequently works together with these people:
Andrzej Wajda (12x, Crew)
David Simon (8x, Crew)
Allan Starski (6x, Crew)
Jacek Petrycki (6x, Crew)
Eric Overmyer (5x, Crew)
Jolanta Dylewska (5x, Crew)
Veena Sud (5x, Crew)
Isabelle Lorente (4x, Crew)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:33581, Added: 05/13/2018, Last updated: 09/03/2021