Krzysztof Pieczynski

Krzysztof Pieczynski

Bio

Born in 1957 in Opole. Actor, writer, poet. Graduated from the State Theatre School in Cracow in 1980. Performed in American theaters: Goodman Theatre, North Light, Remains in Chicago, IL and in Milwaukee Repertory Theater, WI. Author of five collections of poetry: Poems with an Angel, The Son is Purring, Drawn from the Air, Icaruses, Dawn; one volume of short stories: The Humped and a work of prose: Letters from America. Directed two documentaries: Missing Word and Meetings. In 2003 the Polish Television Theater presented his play The English Lesson.

Filmography

2014 Jack Strong
2011 Entanglement (Uwiklanie)
Suicide Room (Sala samobojcow)
2009 The Children of Irena Sendler
The General. Attempt at Gibraltar (Generał. Zamach na Gibraltarze)
2007 The Missing Word
The Nightwatching
2005 Pope John Paul II
2003 Barber
2002 The Pianist
2001 Edges of the Lord
2000 Far from the Window
1995 Temptation
1986 Lake Constance
1983 The Scream
Player
1981 Life of Kamil Kurant
1980 Home