Tomasz Wasilewski

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Tomasz Wasilewski
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Tomasz Wasilewski in 2016
Born (1980-09-26) 26 September 1980 (age 39)
Toruń, Poland
OccupationDirector, screenwriter
Years active2008-present

Tomasz Wasilewski (born 26 September 1980) is a Polish film director and screenwriter. [1] His 2016 film United States of Love was shown at the 66th Berlin International Film Festival where he won the Silver Bear for Best Script. [2] [3]

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References

  1. "Tomasz Wasilewski". filmpolski. Retrieved 19 February 2016.
  2. "Jan 20, 2016: Berlinale Competition Complete". Berlinale. Archived from the original on 23 January 2016. Retrieved 19 February 2016.
  3. "Prizes of the International Jury". Berlinale. Retrieved 20 February 2016.