Andrzej Wajda

Andrzej Wajda

Andrzej Wajda(1926 - 2016)
Film and theatre director. He is a graduate of the Academy of Fine Arts in Kracow and the Film School in Łódź. Senator of the Republic of Poland from 1989 to 1991. Wajda received numerous awards and prizes, including: BAFTA Fellowship 1982; Onassis Prize, Greece, 1982; Officier of the Légion d'Honneur, France, 1982; Cesar Award, France, 1983; Pirandello Artistic Award, Italy, 1986; Kyoto Prize, Japan, 1987; Felix European Film Awards- Lifetime Achievement Award, 1990; Order of Rising Sun, Japan, 1995; Premium Imperiale, Japan, 1997; Golden Lion Life Achievement Award, Venice IFF, 1998; Oscar Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences - Lifetime Achievement Award, USA, 2000; Commandeur de la Légion d'Honneur, France, 2001; Golden Bear Life Achievement Award, Berlin IFF, 2006.

The Bad Boy (1950), The Pottery at Ilza (1951), While You’re Asleep (1952), A Generation (1955), I Walk in the Sun (1955), Kanal (1957), Ashes and Diamonds (1958), Lotna (1959), Innocent Sorcerers (1960), Siberian Lady Macbeth (1961), Samson (1961), Love at Twenty (1962), Ashes (1965), Everything for Sale (1968), Roly Poly (1968, TV), Gates to Paradise (1968), Hunting Flies (1969), The Birch Wood (1970), Landscape after the Battle (1970), Pilate and Others (1972), The Wedding (1973), The Promised Land (1975), The Shadow Line (1976), Dead Class (1977, TV), Man of Marble (1977), Rough Treatment (1978), Einlandung zur Besichtigung von Innenraumen (1978), Pogoda domu niechaj będzie z Toba (1979), The Maids of Wilko (1979), As Years Go by, As Days Go by (1980, TV series), The Orchestra Conductor (1980), Man of Iron (1981), Danton (1983), Love in Germany (1983), A Chronicle of Amorous Accidents (1986), The French as Seen by... (1988, TV mini-series), The Possessed (1988), Korczak (1990), Schuld und Suhne (1992, TV), The Ring with a Crowned-Eagle (1992), Nastasja (1994), The Holy Week (1995), Miss Nobody (1996), Pan Tadeusz: The Last Foray in Lithuania (1999), The Condemnation of Franciszek Klos (2000, TV), June night (2001, TV), The Lesson of Polish Cinema (2002), The Revenge (2002), Solidqarność, Solidarność (segment Man of Hope, 2005), Katyń (2007), Sweet Rush (2008), Kręć! Jak kochasz, to kręć! (2010, doc.), Wałęsa. Man of Hope (2013), Afterimage (2016).

 Hirair and Anna Hovnanian Foundation
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