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  1. Polish Academy Award for Best Director - Wikipedia

    From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia The Polish Academy Award for Best Film Director is an annual award given to the best Polish film director of the year.

  2. List of Polish Academy Award winners and nominees - Wikipedia

    The director Roman Polanski won an Oscar and was nominated four more times (additionally, Knife in the Water, film directed and written by him was also nominated). The composer Bronislau Kaper was awarded an Oscar and was nominated three times more. There were eleven Polish pictures nominated for Best Foreign Language Film.

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  3. Roman Polanski - Wikipedia

    The film also earned its director his first Academy Award nomination (Best Foreign Language Film) in 1963. Leon Niemczyk , who played Andrzej, was the only professional actor in the film. Jolanta Umecka, who played Krystyna, was discovered by Polanski at a swimming pool.

    • Film director, producer, writer, actor
    • 2; including Morgane Polanski
  4. Polish Academy Award for Best Actor - Wikipedia

    The Polish Academy Award for Best Actor is an award given out at the annual Polish Film Awards to honor of an actor who has delivered an outstanding leading performance in the Polish film industry. The award is presented by the Polish Film Academy and was first presented in 1999. Winners and nominees

  5. Academy Award for Best Director - Wikipedia

    Alejandro G. Iñárritu won in consecutive years for directing Birdman (2014) and The Revenant (2015), the third director to accomplish this and the first since 1950. Damien Chazelle became the youngest winner of the category after winning this award for La La Land (2016).

    • Excellence in Cinematic Direction Achievement
    • 1929 (for direction in films released during the 1927/1928 film season)
  6. Academy Award for Best Director - Simple English Wikipedia ...

    The Academy Award for Best Directing (Best Director), usually known as the Best Director Oscar, is one of the Awards of Merit presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS). It is given to directors for a movie. Nominations for Best Director are made by members in the Academy's Directing branch.

  7. Pawel Pawlikowski | Biography, Movies, & Facts | Britannica

    Sep 11, 2020 · Pawel Pawlikowski, (born September 15, 1957, Warsaw, Poland), Polish-born British film director and screenwriter whose acclaimed works notably included Ida (2013), which won an Academy Award for best foreign-language film.

  8. William Wyler - Wikipedia

    William Wyler (/ ˈ w aɪ l ər /; born Willi Wyler (German: [ˈvɪlɪ ˈvi:lɐ]); July 1, 1902 – July 27, 1981) was a Swiss-German film director and producer.Notable works include Mrs. Miniver (1942), The Best Years of Our Lives (1946), and Ben-Hur (1959), all of which won him the Academy Awards for Best Director, and Best Picture, making him the only director of three Best Picture winners.

  9. List of awards and nominations received by Steven Spielberg ...

    Kansas City Film Critics Circle Awards Best Director Won 1987 Academy Award: Irving G. Thalberg Memorial Award: Won Blue Ribbon Award: Best Foreign Language Film The Color Purple: Won Christopher Award: Best Picture Empire of the Sun: Won National Board of Review: Best Director Won 1988 Directors Guild of America

  10. The Pianist - Awards - IMDb

    Best Director. Roman Polanski. Roman Polanski was not present at the awards ceremony, being a fugitive from U.S. justice since ... More. Roman Polanski was not present at the awards ceremony, being a fugitive from U.S. justice since fleeing the country in 1978. Presenter Harrison Ford accepted the award on his behalf.