Małgorzata Szumowska

1999 Siedem lekcji milosci/Seven Lessons of Love (short doc)
2000 A Wedding in the House of Loneliness (doc)
2000 Szczesliwy czlowiek/Happy Man
2001 Doκument..?/Documentary... (doc)
2004 Ono/Stranger
2005 Mój tata Maciek/My Father, Maciek (doc)
2008 33 sceny z zycia/33 Scenes from Life
2011 Elles
2013 W imie/In the Name of...
2015 Ciało/Body

She has been working as a screenwriter, a producer, and a documentary and feature film director. She has received several international awards, including the Teddy Award for In The Name Of at Berlin and the Silver Leopard Award at the Locarno IFF for 33 Scenes from Life. She was twice nominated for the European Film Awards for Happy Man and Stranger. She is a winner of many prestigious prizes in Poland. Her movie Elles, featuring Juliette Binoche and Anaïs Demoustier, was sold to over 40 countries.

Open Horizons

Body / Małgorzata Szumowska

Present-day Poland. The intertwined stories of a criminal prosecutor, his anorexic daughter and her therapist, who claims she can communicate with the dead. Three radically different approaches to the body and soul.

Director:Małgorzata Szumowska
Script:Małgorzata Szumowska, Michał Englert
Cinematography:Michał Englert
Editing:Jacek Drosio
Sound:Marcin Jachyra
Costumes:Katarzyna Lewińska, Julia Jarża-Brataniec
With:Janusz Gajos (prosecutor), Maja Ostaszewska (Anna the therapist), Justyna Suwała (Olga), Adam Woronowicz (the doctor), Małgorzata Hajewska-Krzysztofik (the woman who lost her son)
World Sales:Memento Films International, France T. +33 1 5334 9033
Production Design:Elwira Pluta
Producer:Jacek Drosio, Małgorzata Szumowska, Michał Englert
Production:Nowhere Films, Poland T.+48 500 892253
Production Country:Poland
Co-production:D35, Kino Świat, Mazowiecki Fundusz Filmowy
Format:DCP Color
Production Year:2015
Silver Bear for Best Director – Berlin IFF 2015, Germany
Screening Schedule
FRIDA LIAPPA:Monday, November 09, 2015 - 20:30 | ID:346
STAVROS TORNES:Friday, November 13, 2015 - 20:30 | ID:766