Director and screenwriter. In 2011-2013 he studied Film Production Organization at the Film School in Łódź. In 2015-2019, directing at the Warsaw Film School (diploma 2020). Director of Escape to Pitcairn, a film portrait of the smallest democracy in the world on the pacific island of Pitcairn. At the same time, the first independent documentary in Poland financed by, among others, thanks to crowdfunding and distributed in cinemas in 2015. His short films made at the Warsaw Film School were presented and nominated at A-class festivals such as: Camerimage, HollyShorts, Palm Springs short fest, Clermont-Ferrand, Berlinale. Currently, he is developing, among others, feature-length debut. In the everyday life he is an elegant boy.
Q&A with Marek Ułan-Szymański will take place on Thursday, 28th October after screening of Block I of The Youth Perspective – Short Fiction at 9 p.m.