Jerzy Zielinski

Jerzy Zielinski

Bio

Cinematographer (ASC, PSC), Director.

Born in Szczecin, in 1950. In 1974, he graduated from the Department of Photography & Television Production at the Lodz Film School. In the years 2012–2015, he was president of the Polish Society of Cinematographers (PSC).

He shot several feature films in Poland: Shivers (Dreszcze), Escape From Cinema Liberty (Ucieczka z kina Wolnosc), Summer Solstice (Letnie przesilenie), etc. In 2010 he was nominated for ASC Award for the The Courageous Heart Of Irena Sendler, a TV movie for Hallmark. His numerous U.S. credits include Galaxy Quest, Dodgeball, Washington Square, Powder, etc. King Of Life is his directorial debut.