Marcin Koszalka

Marcin Koszalka

Awards

2009
the Golden Lion

for cinematography in The Reverse

2009
The Gdynia Polish Film Festival

for cinematography in The Reverse

2009
The CamerimageFestival

The Bronze Frog

for The Reverse

2004
The Golden Lion

for cinematography in The Welts

2009
The Gdynia Polish Film Festival

for cinematography in The Welts

Bio

Born in 1970, in Cracow. He graduated Katowice Film School and now is a lecturer there. He is a cinematographer and documentary film director. While making his documentaries, he often cooperates with the American television: HBO. He is also a member of the European Film Academy, the Polish Society of Cinematographers, the Polish Film Academy and the Polish Filmmakers Association.

Koszalka is a two-time winner of the Golden Lion and the Gdynia Polish Film Festival for cinematography in movies: The Reverse (2009) and The Welts (2004). He also received Bronze Frog during the Camerimage Festival for The Reverse. Koszalka is a laureate of numerous awards for documentary films, among many others, in Leipzig, Berlin, Karlovy Vary, Nyon, Krakow, Tampere, Teheran, Trento. His films were presented during various prestigious festivals (Amsterdam, Moscow, Rotterdam, Washington, and others). The Red Spider is his feature directorial debut.

Filmography