Rafał Skalski

Writer / Director

Poland

A graduate of Film Directing at the Film School in Łódź and a member of the Polish Film Academy. His documentaries, such as “52 Percent” (TVP, 2007) or “Lovers” (HBO, 2009), have been mainly portraits of outsiders, displaying impassioned sensitivity to the intimate worlds of their protagonists. His films have been screened and awarded at many international festivals, such as IDFA Amsterdam, Kraków Film Festival, DOXA Vancouver, HOT DOCS Toronto. In recent years, he’s been developing his documentary skills by directing TV documentary series for Canal+ and Discovery. “Kamil Stoch. The Untold Story” has been broadcast in 92 countries. “Wartime Portraits”, available on NETFLIX, combines documentary and animation techniques. His feature documentary “Monk of the Sea” had its international premiere at the 69th Locarno Film Festival (the Semaine de la Critique section).

Project

Night in the Kindergarten