Filip Bajon

Filip Bajon


PFF Gdynia
Special Pirze for Poznań ’56

IFF Moscow
Award for the best director for Poznań ’56

PFF Gdansk
Special Prize for The Magnate

IFF in San Reno
best debut for Aria for an Athlete

PFF Gdansk
Grand Prize for The 1901 View

PFF Gdansk
best debut for Aria for an Athlete

Wilhelm Mach Award
for the best debut for Polar Bears Do Not Like Sunny Weather


Born 1947 in Poznan. Having finished law studies at The Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznan, (1970), he continued his education at the Film School in Łódź (Film Directing, 1974). He wrote several novels including “Polar Bears Do Not Like Sunny Weather” which won the Wilhelm Mach Award for the best debut (1972). He has also worked in theater and for television. He has won numerous awards at film festivals. Filip Bajon is the president of Dom film studio.


2010 Maiden Vows (Śluby panieńskie)
2006 The Foundation (Fundacja)
2005 Solidarity, Solidarity (Solidarność, Solidarność)
2001 The Spring to Come (Przedwiośnie)
1996 Poznań ’56
1993 It’s Better To Be Rich and Beautiful (Lepiej być piękną i bogatą)
1992 Sauna (TV)
1990 Pension Sonnenschein
1989 The Ball at Koluszki Railway Station (Bal na dworcu w Koluszkach)
1986 A White Visiting Card (Biała wizytówka)
1986 The Magnate (Magnat)
1984 Engagement
1981 Daimler-Benz Limousine (Limuzyna Daimler Benz)
1981 A little Pendulum (Wahadełko)
1977 Aria for an Athlete (Aria dla atlety)
1977 The 1901 View (Wizja lokalna 1901)
1977 The Return (Powrót)
1976 Videocassette (Videokaseta)