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JAN HOLOUBEK PSC

Jan Holoubek was born on March 4th 1978 in Warsaw. In 2001 he graduated from the Cinematography Department of the National Film, Television and Theater School in Łódź. He started professional career as camera operator working with such directors of photography as Edward Kłosinski and Witold Sobociński. Since  2004 he’s been working independently as a cinematographer and director, shooting features, commercials and TV productions. Since 2011 a member of Polish Society of Cinematographers PSC.

Filmography – Director: 

2007  „Słońce i Cień” [„Sunlight and Shadow”] documentary

2014  „Pocztówki z Republiki Absurdu” [„Postcards from the Republic of Absurd”] mocumentary

Filmography – Director of photography:

2016 “Hanoch odchodzi bez słowa” TV drama. Directed by Dariusz Błaszczyk

2016 “Posprzątane” TV drama. Directed by Agnieszka Lipiec Wróblewska

2016 “Po prostu przyjaźń” feature film. Directed by Filip Zylber

2015  „Prokurator” [„Prosecutor”] TV series. Directed by Maciej Pieprzyca

2015  „Król Życia” [„The King of Life”] feature film. Directed by jerzy Zieliński

2014  „Zabójcza pewność” [„Dead Certain”] TV drama. Directed by Mariusz Malec

2013  „Molehill” – Short. Directed by Joanna Zastróżna

2013  „Moralność Pani Dulskiej” – TV Drama. Directed by Marcin Wrona

2012  „Lekarze” [„The Medics”] – TV series. Directed by Filip Zylber/Marcin Wrona

2012  „Przedtem, Potem” [„Before, After”] short feature (Munk Studio). Directed by Edyta Sewruk

2012  „Supermarket” feature film. Directed by Maciej Żak

2010  „Co ja tu robię?” documentary. Directed by Janusz Anderman, Kamila Drecka

2009  „Czeluskin” feature film (co-D.O.P). Directed by Michał Bulik

2009  „Pixels” feature film (co-D.O.P). Directed by Jacel Lusinski

2009  „At the zoo” feature film. Directed by James Crowley

2009  „Niech żyje pogrzeb” [„Long live funeral!”] 50 min TV. Feature film. Directed by Dariusz Błaszczyk

2008  „Naznaczony” [„Marked”] TV series. Directed by Jacek Filipiak, Michał Bulik

2007  „Wyzwolenie” [„Liberation”] TV Drama. Directed by Maciej Prus

2007  „Słońce i Cień” [„Sunlight and Shadow”] documentary. Directed by Jan Holoubek

2006 – „Świadek koronny” [„Crown Witness”] feature film (c.o D.P). Directed by Jarosław Sypniewski

2006  „Odwróceni” [„Insiders”] TV series. Directed by Jaroslaw Sypniewski

2005  „Oedipus the king” TV drama. Directed by Gustaw Holoubek

2004  „Tylko jedna noc” [„Just one night”] short. Directed by Dariusz Blaszczyk

2003  „Ślub” [„The Wedding”] short. Directed by Krzysztof Rzaczynski

Light designer:

2014  „Męskie Granie Orkiestra” – Music Festival Show

2013  „Festiwal Przemiany” [„Changes”] festival – Event at Copernicus Science Center

2013  „Chopin musi umrzeć” [„Chopin must die”] – Theater drama. Directed by Marcin Wrona

2012  „Genus” – Agnieszka Maciejak’s fashion show at Basen Artystyczny. Directed by Katarzyna Sokołowska

2012  „Festiwal Przemiany” [„Changes”] festival – Event at  Copernicus Science Center

2011  „Festiwal Przemiany” [„Changes”] festival – Event at  Copernicus Science Center

2011  „Trzecie Ucho” [„The Third Ear”]  – Inauguration of the Plish EU Presidency, alternative scene at Powiśle electrical power plant

2011  „Wrocław Culture Congress” – illumination of the location and festival club

2010  „Big Bang”  – Grand opening of Copernicus Science Center. Directed by Saskia Boddeke, Peter Greenaway

2010  „Wyłącz System” [„Turn off the system”] – Event at  Dom Słowa Polskiego. Directed by Marta Wójcicka, Igor Gorzkowski

2009  „Wyłącz system” [„Turn off the system”] – Event at Powiśle electrical power plant. Directed by Marta Wójcicka, Igor Gorzkowski

Camera operator:

2003  „Pogoda na jutro” [„The Weather for Tomorrow”] directed by Jerzy Stuhr

2003 – „ŚLUBY PANIEŃSKIE CZYLI MAGNETYZM SERCA” directed by Krystyna Janda

2003 – „19. POŁUDNIK” directed by Juliusz Machulski

2003  „Superprodukcja” directed by Juliusz Machulski

2002 – „POROZMAWIAJMY O ŻYCIU I ŚMIERCI” directed by Krystyna Janda

2001 – „ZAZDROŚĆ” directed by Krystyna Janda

2001  „Suplement” [„The Supplement”] directed by Krzysztof Zanussi

Second unit director:

2002  „Chopin. Pragnienie miłości” [„Chopin. Desire for love”] directed by Jerzy Antczak, Jadwiga Barańska

Awards:

2013 – „Moralność pani Dulskiej”  Best Cinematography award on Dwa Teatry” festiwal in Sopot

2012 – „Supermarket”  in Polish  Fllms  Competition and  Cinematographers Debuts Competition at Plus Camerimage Festiwal

2012 – „Supermarket” in main feature  competition  at 37th Polish Film Festiwal in Gdynia

2011 – „Niech żyje pogrzeb” [„Long live funeral!”]Special Award on Kult Off Kino Festiwal (TVP KULTURA)

2007 – „Sunlight and Shadow” – Best Documentary Award; 26 Film Debut Festiwal The Young Ones and The Film, Koszalin

2007 – „Sunlight and Shadow” – Documentary Award of Distinction; 7’th International Film Festival Era New Horizons

2007 – „Sunlight and Shadow” – Special award „Characters“: documentary festiwal in Kielce

2005 – „Tylko jedna noc” [„Just One Night”] – Third Prize; Oskariada Film Festiwal Warsaw

2005 – „Ślub” [„The Wedding”] – Cinematography Award; Student Film Festiwal Cieszyn