Down 1,306 this week

Pawel Pawlikowski

A literature and philosophy graduate, with extensive post-graduate work at Oxford on German literature, Polish-born Pawel Pawlikowski started as a documentary filmmaker in British television. His second feature, Last Resort (2000), earned him international critical acclaim at numerous festivals, including Toronto and Sundance, and won the 2001 ... See full bio »
More at IMDbPro » Contact Info on IMDbPro Contact Info: View agent
Add or change photos on IMDbPro Represent Pawel Pawlikowski? Add or change photos

Movies for Food Lovers

It's the time of year to break bread and raise a drink with loved ones. Sample some films sure to whet your movie appetites.

Sample some films about food

On Amazon Video

Projects In Development

Details only on IMDbPro »

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 40 people
created 07 Apr 2012
a list of 43 people
created 11 Nov 2012
a list of 42 people
created 28 Jan 2014
a list of 24 images
created 9 months ago
a list of 25 people
created 7 months ago

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Pawel Pawlikowski's work have you seen?

User Polls

Won 1 BAFTA Film Award. Another 44 wins & 31 nominations. See more awards »

Known For


Hide Hide Show Show Director (11 credits)
 2013 Ida
 2000 Last Resort
 1998 The Stringer
 1998 Twockers (TV Short documentary) (as Paul Pawlikowski)
 1995 Tripping with Zhirinovsky (TV Movie documentary) (as Paul Pawlikowski)
 1992 Serbian Epics (TV Movie documentary)
 1991 Dostoevsky's Travels (TV Movie documentary) (as Paul Pawlikowski)
 1990 From Moscow to Pietushki: A Journey with Benedict Yerofeyev (TV Movie documentary) (as Paul Pawlikowski)
 1987 Open Space (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
- Lucifer Over Lancashire (1987) ... (as Paul Pawlikowski)
Show Show Writer (8 credits)
Show Show Producer (5 credits)
Show Show Actor (1 credit)
Show Show Sound department (1 credit)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (1 credit)
Show Show Self (7 credits)

Related Videos


Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Paul Pawlikowski


6' 1½" (1.87 m)

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

[on future projects] Now I'm going to make three other films, but like I always do. I'll jump between them and wait for the moment where one of them will have these elements like three characters and landscape and some kind of gut feeling that this is worth spending a year and a half or two years of my life on. Just like when I was doing Ida, I was doing three different projects and waiting for ... See more »


His top ten films include (in alphabetical order): Ashes and Diamonds (1958), The Loves of a Blonde (1965), Cul-De-Sac (1966), Days of Heaven (1978), La Dolce Vita (1960), Do You Remember Dolly Bell? (1981), The Mirror (1975), One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975), Some Like It Hot (1959), Taxi Driver (1976). See more »

Star Sign:


Message Boards

Recent Posts
What's his next challenge? shellz2000
Vernon God Little? saraaarhus
"My Summer of Love" Pure-Form
Congratulations Pure-Form
Discuss Pawel Pawlikowski on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page