Krzysztof Gierat

Film expert. A graduate of the Jagiellonian University, he studied at the Institute of Art of the Polish Academy of Sciences in Warsaw. Joint instigator and head of the “Mikro” Film Art Club, Jewish Culture Festival, Graffiti Ltd., Krakow Film Foundation and the “Film Polski” Foundation. Former Deputy Mayor of the City of Krakow, President of the Apollo Film Ltd., Director of the Polish State Television Film Agency, General Secretary of the Polish Filmmakers Association. Member of the Polish and European Film Academies. Since 2000, Director of the Krakow Film Festival.