Andrzej Wajda

Born:  March 6, 1926, Suwalki, Poland

Died:  October 9, 2016, Warsaw, Poland

 

1955:  A Generation

1957:  Kanal

1958:  Ashes and Diamonds

1959:  Speed

1960:  Innocent Sorcerers

1961:  Samson

1962:  Love At Twenty, Siberian Lady Macbeth

1965:  The Ashes

1968:  Gates To Paradise

1969:  Wszystko Na Sprzedaz, Polowanie Na Muchy

1970:  Landscape After Battle, The Birch Wood

1973:  Wesele

1975:  The Promised Land

1976:  The Shadow Line

1977:  Man of Marble

1978:  Rough Treatment, Zaproszenie Do Wnetrza

1979:  The Maids of Wilko

1980:  The Conductor

1981:  Man of Iron

1983:  Danton, A Love In Germany

1986:  Kronika Wypadkow Milosnych

1988:  Les Possedes

1990:  Korczak

1992:  Pierscionek Z Orlem W Koronie

1994:  Nastazja

1995:  Wielki Tydzien

1996:  Panna Nikt

1999:  Pan Tadeusz: The Last Foray In Lithuania

2002:  The Revenge, The Lesson of Polish Cinema

2005:  Solidarity Solidarity

2007:  Katyn

2009:  Tatarak

2010:  Krec! Jak Kochasz To Krec!

2013:  Walesa Man of Hope

2016:  Afterimage

2017:  Andrzej Wajda My Inspirations

2019:  Marek Edelman…And Then There Was Love In The Ghetto

 

Academy Award:  Honorary Award (1999)

Berlin Film Festival Award:  Silver Bear (1996); Honorary Golden Bear (2006)
Nominations:  In Competition, Love At Twenty (1962); Gates to Paradise (1968); The Conductor (1980); Les Possedes (1988); Wielki Tydzien (1996); Panna Nikt (1997); Tatarak (2009)

Cannes Film Festival Awards:  Jury Prize, Kanal (1957); Palme D’Or, Man of Iron (1981)
Nominations:  In Competition, The Ashes (1966); Polowanie Na Muchy (1969); Landscape After Battle (1970); Rough Treatment (1978)

European Film Awards:  Lifetime Achievement Award, 1990; Honorary Award, 2016

Venice Film Festival Award:  Career Golden Lion (1998)
Nominations: In Competition, Samson (1961); A Love In Germany (1983)

 

Photo by Piotr Drabik