Filip Jacobson

Filip Jacobson

Graduate of film studies at University of Łódź. Also studied Polish philology in Bielsko-Biała. Scholar of European Social Documentary Workshop EsoDoc in Italy.

Cooperated with film school students in Łódź and Katowice. Was a set manager for series: ‘Barwy Szczęścia’, ‘W11’ and ‘Detektywi’. Worked on producting feature films: ‘Książę Kaspian’, ‘Funio, Szefunio i reszta’ [also as an actor], ‘Chrzest’.

He worked in Romania for Transylvania International Film Festival, One World Romania. EVS volunteer in Turkey. Recently publishes for Gazeta Wyborcza, Tygodnik Powszechny, Poznaj Świat. Promotes Turkish culture and film education.

Together with Jacek Rokosz organizes a film festival of B Class Cinema Najgorsze Filmy Świata.

On 5th September 2010 there was a photo exhibition opened at Muzeum Kultury Kurpiowskiej in Ostrołęka for one month called “The Turkish of southern Anatolia – work and tradition (Güney Anadolu Türk’lerinde iş ve gelenekler)


  • Olena by Elżbieta Benkowska in Cannes!

  • “Olena” by Elżbieta Benkowska, a director recently graduated from The Gdynia Film School, will be competing for this year’s Golden Palm of the 66th Cannes Film Festival in the category of short films. This year, there were 3 500 entries from 132 countries in this category. 

  • 9. Gdańsk DocFilm Festival

  • 35 films from all over the world will be competing to win Brama Wolności Award during the 9. edition of Gdańsk DocFilm Festival [Godność i Praca/ Dignity&Work] which will take place from 4th till 8th May 2011. The Gdynia Film School is a partner of the festival.

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