Film director who directed the 1988 art-house film On the Silver Globe and was the Head of the Jury for the 18th Moscow International Film Festival. His 1972 film Devil was originally banned in Poland.
He worked as an assistant to film director Andrzej Wajda.
He was the author of the novels "Il était Un Verger" and "Lity Bór".
He had a son, Xawery Żuławski, with ex-wife Malgorzata Braunek.
He dated actress Sophie Marceau for fifteen years.