Jerzy Hoffman

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Jerzy Hoffman
Jerzy Hoffman 2010.jpg
Born (1933-03-15) 15 March 1933 (age 81)
Kraków, Poland
Occupation Film director, screenwriter
Years active 1964 - present

Jerzy Hoffman (pronounced [ˈjɛʐɨ ˈxɔfman]; born March 15, 1932) is a Polish film director and screenwriter.

Career[edit]

His 1965 film Three Steps on Earth was entered into the 4th Moscow International Film Festival where it won a Silver Prize.[1] His 1969 film Colonel Wolodyjowski was entered into the 6th Moscow International Film Festival.[2] In 1973 he was a member of the jury at the 8th Moscow International Film Festival.[3] In 1981 he was a member of the jury at the 12th Moscow International Film Festival.[4] In 1985 he was a member of the jury at the 14th Moscow International Film Festival.[5]

Hoffman directed Battle of Warsaw 1920 in 2011, the first Polish 3D feature film, stating “The fact that Poles made a film in 3D is not a miracle”.[6]

Personal life[edit]

Hoffman was born to Jewish parents Siegmund Hoffman and Maria Schmelkes. He is the father of early Macintosh development team member Joanna Hoffman.

Selected filmography[edit]

Jerzy Hoffman's star in Łódź

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "4th Moscow International Film Festival (1965)". MIFF. Retrieved 2012-12-02. 
  2. ^ "6th Moscow International Film Festival (1969)". MIFF. Retrieved 2012-12-17. 
  3. ^ "8th Moscow International Film Festival (1973)". MIFF. Retrieved 2012-12-25. 
  4. ^ "12th Moscow International Film Festival (1981)". MIFF. Retrieved 2013-01-21. 
  5. ^ "14th Moscow International Film Festival (1985)". MIFF. Retrieved 2013-02-08. 
  6. ^ "Battle of Warsaw 1920 3D". 3dtvs.org.uk. 2011-09-26. Retrieved 2012-10-03. 
  7. ^ "The 47th Academy Awards (1975) Nominees and Winners". oscars.org. Retrieved 2011-12-10. 

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