BIO

Wojciech Klimala is a graduate of the Krzysztof Kieślowski Film School University of Silesia majoring in film and television. He completed the DOK PRO program for professional filmmakers at WAJDA Film School. Member of the Polish Filmmakers Association since 2012. In recent years associated with Warner Music Poland, where he works on music and promotional films. Work with Polish National Television on television series and documentaries. Scholarship holder of the „Young Poland” program of the Ministry of Culture and National Heritage.

The most important film awards:

  • Jan Machulski Awards: Best documentary film 2019 (Hugo);
  • Polish Film Festiwal Offeliada: Main award „Ofelia”, Student Jury Award „Hamlet”, Main award „Offelia” and distinction from Young Audience 2019 (Elizabeth);
  • Solanin Film Festiwal: distinction from Director of festival 2019 (Elizabeth);
  • Toronto Polish Film Festival: Best short film (Elizabeth);
  • „Hollywood Eagle Documentary Award” Polish Film Festival Los Angeles 2019 (The Signs); 
  •  „Grand Prix” Yerevan International Short Film Festival 2019 (Elizabeth);
  •  „Platinum Reel” Nevada International Film Festival 2018 (The Signs);
  •  „Fipresci: Best Debut” Warsaw Film Festival 2017 (Hugo)
  •  „Best Cinematography” Sanford International Film Festival 2015 (Entropy);
  •  „Grand Prix” QL Film Festival 2014 (Entropy);