Krzysztof Zanussi Age, Birthday, Biography, Wiki, Movies & More

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Krzysztof Zanussi, (born 17 June 1939) is a Polish film and theatre director, producer and screenwriter.

He is a professor of European film at the European Graduate School in Saas-Fee, Switzerland where he conducts a summer workshop. He is also a professor at the Silesian University in Katowice.

Krzysztof Zanussi

Krzysztof Zanussi Biography / Wiki

Name Krzysztof Zanussi
Also Know
Gender Male
Known For Directing
Place of Birth Warsaw, Mazowieckie, Poland
Date of Birth 1939-06-17
Age(as in 2022) 83
Deathday

Krzysztof Zanussi Acting Movies

Movie Name Character Release Date Overview
Celluloid Man Self 2012-06-26 Indian documentary about Indian film history and P. K. Nair, the founder of the National Film Archive of India and guardian of Indian cinema. He built…
Still Alive: A Film About Krzysztof Kieslowski Self 2005-02-27 Maria Zmarz-Koczanowicz directed this insightful TV documentary (2005) tracing the Polish filmmaker’s career. Former classmates reminisce about Kieslo…
The Trial: The State of Russia vs Oleg Sentsov Self 2017-04-06 August 2015, a courtroom in Rostov-on-Don. A man is peering through the bars of his cage, his eyes reveal that his nerves are about to snap. Today he …
Camera Buff Himself 1979-11-16 Filip buys an 8mm movie camera when his first child is born. Because it’s the first camera in town, he’s named official photographer by the local Part…
Meeting Andrei Tarkovsky Himself 2008-10-17 In honor of the twentieth anniversary of Andrei Tarkovsky’s death, student filmmaker Dmitry Trakovsky sets out in search of his favorite director’s le…
Weekend Stories: The Soul Sings konferansjer 1997-09-19 A classical singer who put his career on hold to raise a family gets a big break when a major company hires him for a televised New Year’s Eve concert…
The Gift Self 2019-04-10 After the release of “Nostalgia”, Andrei Tarkovsky runs out his Soviet authorities permission to work abroad: he has to go back home. But he understan…
Talking Heads 2021 Self 2021-09-23 The film was inspired by one of the most important documentaries shot by Krzysztof KieÅ›lowski, Talking Heads (1980). The director asked his interlocu…
Solidarność, Solidarność… Self 2005-08-31
Sodankylä Forever Self 2010-08-05 The Midnight Sun Film Festival is held every June in the Finnish village of Sodankylä beyond the arctic circle — where the sun never sets. Founded …

Krzysztof Zanussi Directing Movies

Movie Name Job Release Date Overview
A Year of the Quiet Sun Director 1984-09-09 Shortly after World War II an American soldier (Norman) and a Polish refugee (Emilia) fall in love. Eventually he will return to the U.S. and both exp…
And a Warm Heart Director 2008-09-26
Life as a Fatal Sexually Transmitted Disease Director 2000-09-08 The story of a doctor named Tomasz who questions his beliefs, faith and morality as his end is near, so he makes all efforts to find dignity in his im…
Black Sun Director 2007-06-15 After learning the identity of the man who killed her husband, a young widow struggles with whether to forgive the killer or avenge her husband’s deat…
Inventory Director 1989-10-23 Difficulty of human relations in a 3-cornered tale: a neurotic woman, idealistic young man and his mother. Tomek is a clean-cut, high-minded geography…
Illumination Director 1973-09-29 Krzysztof Zanussi’s groundbreaking film chronicles a decade in the life of a young physics student whose absolute faith in the primacy of rationality …
Pope John Paul II. Director 2004-01-01
From a Far Country Director 1981-09-15 The film is a biography of Pope John Paul II. It starts in 1926 when the boy Karol Wojtila was celebrating Christmas with his father in Poland. Some y…
Camouflage Director 1977-01-28 A group of students are spending the summer vacation at a university camp studying the science of linguistics. One of the camp directors, Jaroslaw, is…
The Structure of Crystal Director 1969-10-14 Two talented physicists used to work together in the frontline of academy in scientific discovery. One of them, Jan, gave everything up and went to a …
The Silent Touch Director 1992-09-30 Henry Kesdi is a silenced classical composer and a survivor of the Holocaust. He is coaxed out from retirement by an inspired musicologist, Stefan, wh…
The Contract Director 1980-11-17 Bearing traces of the old Anton Chekhov play The Wedding, The Contract is set during an “arranged” ceremony. The bride and groom barely know each othe…
Imperative Director 1982-04-01 Polish director Krzysztof Zanussi once more explores the dilemma of intellectualism at the expense of humanity in 1982’s Imperative. The story concern…
Persona non grata Director 2005-04-01 A Polish ambassador (Zbigniew Zapasiewicz) finds his life falling into ruin following the death of his wife….
The Constant Factor Director 1980-06-04 The main character in this effective, convincing drama is Witold (Tadeusz Bradecki) who is high in what later would be termed the “emotional quotient”…
The Spiral Director 1978-06-04 In what appears to be an inexplicable incident, a man drives up to a resort hotel in midwinter, throws away his car keys, enters, and proceeds to agit…
Family Life Director 1971-09-24 This intense chamber drama centers on an ambitious young industrial designer who is summoned home to help his father and sister. Both the aristocratic…
Wherever You Are… Director 1988-09-11 An Uruguayan diplomat brings his new wife with him on a business trip to Poland in the summer immediately preceding the outbreak of World War II….
A Woman’s Decision Director 1975-01-21 The main character is a bookkeeper, 40, who lives a quiet, uninteresting life with her husband and son of school age. She realizes that soon she won’t…
Life for Life: Maximilian Kolbe Director 1991-04-01 The story of catholic saint Maximilian Kolbe (1894-1941), who volunteered to die in place of a stranger in the Nazi concentration camp of Auschwitz….
At Full Gallop Director 1996-04-01 Zanussi has described the film as his most autobiographical work. A young boy in post-World War II, Communist-dominated Poland, whose father’s decisio…
Revisited Director 2009-04-01 In this mixture of fiction and documentary Krzysztof Zanussi invites a number of Poland’s great actors—Maja Komorowowska, Daniel Olbrychski, and J…
Versuchung Director 1982-01-01
Foreign Body Director 2014-10-17 A dashing young Italian in Poland finds himself caught between two women — a novitiate nun and a ruthless corporate ladder-climber — in this lacer…
Venice 70: Future Reloaded Director 2013-07-31 Made for the Venice Film Festival’s 70th anniversary, seventy filmmakers made a short film between 60 and 90 seconds long on their interpretation of t…
Das lange Gespräch mit dem Vogel Director 1992-08-20
Weekend Stories: A Woman’s Business Director 1996-03-19 A woman whose passport was denied under the previous Communist regime by a vindictive party secretary is given a chance to confront the woman and take…
The Unapproachable Director 1982-08-01
Nachtdienst Director 1975-01-01
Haus der Frauen Director 1978-03-08
Hipoteza Director 1973-10-31 Short Drama…
Behind the Wall Director 1971-10-19 Jan is a young assistant professor in chemistry and a workaholic, Anna is an unsuccessful science writer who turns to Jan for advice and human compas…
Ways in the Night Director 1979-09-09 Friedrich is a wealthy, handsome German soldier fighting in World War II. His unit is stationed in Poland and occupies the estate of Countess Elzbieta…
Power Of Evil Director 1985-08-01 An unsuspecting student thinks that the wife of an arms dealer is unhappy, but in reality she appears as cynical as her capitalist man….
The Death of a Provincial Director 1966-10-15 Young and lively artist lives at the monastery while restoring the interiors and pays attention to the very old monk who is going to pass away soon….
Examination Director 1968-04-01 A student who missed his final exam because of illness arrives at his professor’s house to beg to be allowed to take it….
Face to Face Director 1967-04-01 The film depicts a moral dilemma of a clerk who has to face a choice: whether to save a stranger or to pretend that he hasn’t seen anything, so that h…
Mountains at Dusk Director 1970-04-01 An old professor and his student go mountain climbing together….
The Supplement Director 2002-04-01 An examination of the relationship between an indecisive medical student and his fiancee. Follow up to “Life As a Fatal Sexually Transmitted Disease” …
Blaubart Director 1984-10-27
The Catamount Director 1974-12-31 A banker troubled by both business and personal problems is transferred to a small town. There he meets and seduces an older woman. Together, they dec…
Pittsville – Ein Safe voll Blut Director 1975-11-12
Krzysztof Penderecki Director 1968-06-22 A biographical documentary about Krzysztof Penderecki…
A Plane from Budapest Director 1961-01-01 Here we see short scenes from a random day at the airport. We have flying planes, landings, passport checking scenes, passengers waiting for their rel…
Weekend Stories: Deceptive Charm Director 1998-03-24 An idealistic scientist is encouraged by his wife to use his good looks to get ahead, but his new job carries with it temptations and traps….
Weekend Stories: The Last Circle Director 1998-03-31 An aging ballet legend who defected to France years before returns home to Poland for the first time to appear in a charity performance, and he immedi…
Weekend Stories: The Hidden Treasure Director 2001-01-26 Rose, an older woman living in Paris was born in Poland as a daughter of an aristocratic family. Her family house is now an impoverished home for the …
Weekend Stories: Little Faith Director 1997-03-24 A rational young man and his devoutly Catholic wife believe their sickly son may have leukemia. As they await further tests over a weekend they both s…
Weekend Stories: Dilatory Line Director 1998-04-14 A young TV producer struggles with his conscience when he becomes convinced that his TV program is covering up a lie, but the more he tries to reveal …
Weekend Stories: Unwritten Law Director 1998-04-28 A handsome young chauffeur hired by a powerful and charismatic businesswoman discovers he has been made an unwitting party to fraud, but his moral out…
Weekend Stories: The Soul Sings Director 1997-09-19 A classical singer who put his career on hold to raise a family gets a big break when a major company hires him for a televised New Year’s Eve concert…
Students Director 1962-06-01 This is a short story woven into the scenery of Kraków’s students’ festival. The camera is always at the center of events and is accompanied by the …
Danish Girls Show Everything Director 1996-01-01 Despite its suggestive title, this multi-part Danish omnibus film is not a work of exploitation. Instead, it presents 20 different short films (back-t…
The Wrong Address Director 1995-05-19 A film by Krzysztof Zanussi inspired by Leonardo da Vinci’s painting “The Lady with an Ermine”. The director takes us to the Museum Czartoryski …
Recepta dla Johna Director 1960-01-01 A spy named John learns the importance of sports and health from Nowa Huta citizens…
Our God’s Brother Director 1997-06-08 In this adaptation of an historical play by Pope John Paul II, painter Albert Chmielowski decides to devote his life to helping the homeless….
Solidarność, Solidarność… Director 2005-08-31
Ether Director 2018-11-30 At the end of the 19th century, somewhere in the outskirts of the Russian Empire, a doctor administers a lethal overdose of ether to a young woman –…
The Perfect Number Director 2022-09-14 The young mathematician David dedicated his whole life to the study of prime numbers. Getting to know his distant cousin, Joachim, causes the man to g…

Krzysztof Zanussi Production Movies

Movie Name Job Release Date Overview
At Full Gallop Producer 1996-04-01 Zanussi has described the film as his most autobiographical work. A young boy in post-World War II, Communist-dominated Poland, whose father’s decisio…
Spoor Producer 2017-02-24 A story about Janina Duszejko, an elderly woman, who lives alone in the Klodzko Valley where a series of mysterious crimes are committed. Duszejko is …
Rose Co-Producer 2012-02-03 This harrowing tale of survival centers on Rose, a Masurian woman, whose German soldier husband was killed in the war, leaving her alone on their farm…
Ether Producer 2018-11-30 At the end of the 19th century, somewhere in the outskirts of the Russian Empire, a doctor administers a lethal overdose of ether to a young woman –…
Our God’s Brother Producer 1997-06-08 In this adaptation of an historical play by Pope John Paul II, painter Albert Chmielowski decides to devote his life to helping the homeless….
Weiser Producer 2001-01-18 The film is based on the well-known, translated into many languages novel of writer Pawel Huelle. It is imbued with nostalgia and the atmosphere of my…
Close-Ups Producer 2014-10-24 37-year-old Marta gets married and wants to have a baby. But her toxic relationship with overbearing mother complicates her life in many ways….
Under Electric Clouds Co-Producer 2015-02-10 Russia 2017. The world could be on the verge of a great war. People are anxious that things could fall apart. Evolving around an unfinished building, …

Writing

Movie Name Job Release Date Overview
A Year of the Quiet Sun Writer 1984-09-09 Shortly after World War II an American soldier (Norman) and a Polish refugee (Emilia) fall in love. Eventually he will return to the U.S. and both exp…
Inventory Writer 1989-10-23 Difficulty of human relations in a 3-cornered tale: a neurotic woman, idealistic young man and his mother. Tomek is a clean-cut, high-minded geography…
Illumination Writer 1973-09-29 Krzysztof Zanussi’s groundbreaking film chronicles a decade in the life of a young physics student whose absolute faith in the primacy of rationality …
Camouflage Writer 1977-01-28 A group of students are spending the summer vacation at a university camp studying the science of linguistics. One of the camp directors, Jaroslaw, is…
Behind the Wall Writer 1971-10-19 Jan is a young assistant professor in chemistry and a workaholic, Anna is an unsuccessful science writer who turns to Jan for advice and human compas…
Hipoteza Writer 1973-10-31 Short Drama…
The Spiral Writer 1978-06-04 In what appears to be an inexplicable incident, a man drives up to a resort hotel in midwinter, throws away his car keys, enters, and proceeds to agit…
From a Far Country Writer 1981-09-15 The film is a biography of Pope John Paul II. It starts in 1926 when the boy Karol Wojtila was celebrating Christmas with his father in Poland. Some y…
A Woman’s Decision Writer 1975-01-21 The main character is a bookkeeper, 40, who lives a quiet, uninteresting life with her husband and son of school age. She realizes that soon she won’t…
The Constant Factor Writer 1980-06-04 The main character in this effective, convincing drama is Witold (Tadeusz Bradecki) who is high in what later would be termed the “emotional quotient”…
Ways in the Night Writer 1979-09-09 Friedrich is a wealthy, handsome German soldier fighting in World War II. His unit is stationed in Poland and occupies the estate of Countess Elzbieta…
The Contract Writer 1980-11-17 Bearing traces of the old Anton Chekhov play The Wedding, The Contract is set during an “arranged” ceremony. The bride and groom barely know each othe…
Versuchung Writer 1982-01-01
Power Of Evil Writer 1985-08-01 An unsuspecting student thinks that the wife of an arms dealer is unhappy, but in reality she appears as cynical as her capitalist man….
Imperative Writer 1982-04-01 Polish director Krzysztof Zanussi once more explores the dilemma of intellectualism at the expense of humanity in 1982’s Imperative. The story concern…
And a Warm Heart Screenplay 2008-09-26
The Supplement Writer 2002-04-01 An examination of the relationship between an indecisive medical student and his fiancee. Follow up to “Life As a Fatal Sexually Transmitted Disease” …
At Full Gallop Writer 1996-04-01 Zanussi has described the film as his most autobiographical work. A young boy in post-World War II, Communist-dominated Poland, whose father’s decisio…
The Structure of Crystal Screenplay 1969-10-14 Two talented physicists used to work together in the frontline of academy in scientific discovery. One of them, Jan, gave everything up and went to a …
Persona non grata Writer 2005-04-01 A Polish ambassador (Zbigniew Zapasiewicz) finds his life falling into ruin following the death of his wife….
Black Sun Screenplay 2007-06-15 After learning the identity of the man who killed her husband, a young widow struggles with whether to forgive the killer or avenge her husband’s deat…
Life as a Fatal Sexually Transmitted Disease Writer 2000-09-08 The story of a doctor named Tomasz who questions his beliefs, faith and morality as his end is near, so he makes all efforts to find dignity in his im…
Foreign Body Writer 2014-10-17 A dashing young Italian in Poland finds himself caught between two women — a novitiate nun and a ruthless corporate ladder-climber — in this lacer…
Wherever You Are… Writer 1988-09-11 An Uruguayan diplomat brings his new wife with him on a business trip to Poland in the summer immediately preceding the outbreak of World War II….
Revisited Screenplay 2009-04-01 In this mixture of fiction and documentary Krzysztof Zanussi invites a number of Poland’s great actors—Maja Komorowowska, Daniel Olbrychski, and J…
Pittsville – Ein Safe voll Blut Writer 1975-11-12
Krzysztof Penderecki Writer 1968-06-22 A biographical documentary about Krzysztof Penderecki…
Family Life Writer 1971-09-24 This intense chamber drama centers on an ambitious young industrial designer who is summoned home to help his father and sister. Both the aristocratic…
Mountains at Dusk Writer 1970-04-01 An old professor and his student go mountain climbing together….
Life for Life: Maximilian Kolbe Writer 1991-04-01 The story of catholic saint Maximilian Kolbe (1894-1941), who volunteered to die in place of a stranger in the Nazi concentration camp of Auschwitz….
Weekend Stories: The Hidden Treasure Writer 2001-01-26 Rose, an older woman living in Paris was born in Poland as a daughter of an aristocratic family. Her family house is now an impoverished home for the …
Weekend Stories: The Last Circle Writer 1998-03-31 An aging ballet legend who defected to France years before returns home to Poland for the first time to appear in a charity performance, and he immedi…
Weekend Stories: Unwritten Law Writer 1998-04-28 A handsome young chauffeur hired by a powerful and charismatic businesswoman discovers he has been made an unwitting party to fraud, but his moral out…
Weekend Stories: The Soul Sings Writer 1997-09-19 A classical singer who put his career on hold to raise a family gets a big break when a major company hires him for a televised New Year’s Eve concert…
Weekend Stories: Dilatory Line Writer 1998-04-14 A young TV producer struggles with his conscience when he becomes convinced that his TV program is covering up a lie, but the more he tries to reveal …
Weekend Stories: Little Faith Writer 1997-03-24 A rational young man and his devoutly Catholic wife believe their sickly son may have leukemia. As they await further tests over a weekend they both s…
My Beloved Enemy Original Story 2018-10-04 professor saves the life of an injured hit man who, in return, promises to find and kill an enemy of his. Although the professor says not to have any …
The Wrong Address Screenplay 1995-05-19 A film by Krzysztof Zanussi inspired by Leonardo da Vinci’s painting “The Lady with an Ermine”. The director takes us to the Museum Czartoryski …
Our God’s Brother Writer 1997-06-08 In this adaptation of an historical play by Pope John Paul II, painter Albert Chmielowski decides to devote his life to helping the homeless….
Solidarność, Solidarność… Writer 2005-08-31
Ether Writer 2018-11-30 At the end of the 19th century, somewhere in the outskirts of the Russian Empire, a doctor administers a lethal overdose of ether to a young woman –…
Podróżni jak inni Writer 1969-03-27
Das lange Gespräch mit dem Vogel Writer 1992-08-20
Weekend Stories: A Woman’s Business Writer 1996-03-19 A woman whose passport was denied under the previous Communist regime by a vindictive party secretary is given a chance to confront the woman and take…
Nachtdienst Writer 1975-01-01
The Perfect Number Writer 2022-09-14 The young mathematician David dedicated his whole life to the study of prime numbers. Getting to know his distant cousin, Joachim, causes the man to g…

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