Agnieszka Holland


Birthday November 28, 1948

Birth Sign Sagittarius

Birthplace Poland

Age 75 years old

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One of Poland's most prominent directors whose film In Darkness was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film in 2011.

Before Fame

She was a sickly child who spent much of her childhood drawing.


She directed the politically charged drama Europa Europa.

Family Life

Her sister Magdalena Lazarkiewicz was also a director.

Associated With

She directed three episodes of HBO's The Wire starring Idris Elba as Stringer Bell.