Magdalena Łazarkiewicz

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Magdalena Łazarkiewicz
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Magdalena Łazarkiewicz
Magdalena Holland

(1954-06-06) June 6, 1954 (age 68)
OccupationFilm director, screenwriter
Years active1979 – present

Magdalena Łazarkiewicz, née Holland (born 6 July 1954 in Warsaw) is a Polish film director and screenwriter.

Life and career[edit]

Magdalena Łazarkiewicz was born on 6 July 1954 in Warsaw as a daughter of Polish communist politician Henryk Holland[1] who was of Jewish origins and his wife, Polish Catholic journalist Irena Rybczyńska-Holland. Łazarkiewicz graduated in cultural studies from University of Wrocław and radio and television studies from University of Silesia in Katowice.

She is a sister of Polish film director Agnieszka Holland[2] and an aunt of storyboard artist Katarzyna Adamik. Magdalena Łazarkiewicz was married to director Piotr Łazarkiewicz until his death in 2008. They have two children – son Antoni Komasa-Łazarkiewicz (composer) and daughter Gabriela Łazarkiewicz.

Selected filmography[edit]

  • 2011 – Głęboka Woda (TV series)
  • 2010 – Maraton Tańca (Dance Marathon)
  • 2006–2007 – Ekipa (TV series)
  • 2001–2002 – Marzenia do spełnienia (TV series)
  • 1999 – Na koniec świata (The End of the World)
  • 1997 – Drugi brzeg
  • 1995 – Odjazd (Departure) - TV series co-directed with Piotr Łazarkiewicz
  • 1992 – Białe małżeństwo (White Marriage)
  • 1991 – Odjazd (Departure) - co-directed with Piotr Łazarkiewicz
  • 1989 – Ostatni dzwonek (The Last Schoolbell)
  • 1985 – Przez dotyk (By Touch)


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