WOJCIECH STAROŃ was born in 1973 in Poland and studied at the Łódź Film School. His works explore the theme of cultural identity, language, and the sense of belonging. Having worked as a cinematographer on international productions, Brothers is Staroń’s feature-length debut. It premiered at the Locarno International Film Festival 2015 and received the Golden Dove at DOK Leipzig in 2015.
Films (selection): Syberyjska lekcja (Siberian Lesson, 1998, doc), Argentyńska lekcja (Argentinian lesson, 2011, doc), Bracia (Brothers, 2015, doc)
Source: Crossing Europe 2016