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Richard Kwietniowski

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Years active  1987-present
Name  Richard Kwietniowski
Role  Film director

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Born  17 March 1957 (age 58) (1957-03-17) London, England
Occupation  Film director, screenwriter
Movies  Owning Mahowny, Love and Death on Long Island
Awards  BAFTA Award for Outstanding Debut by a British Writer, Director or Producer, Teddy Award for Best Short Film
Similar People  Maury Chaykin, Fiona Loewi, Gilbert Adair, Sonja Smits, John Hurt

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Richard Kwietniowski (born 17 March 1957) is an English film director and screenwriter of Polish descent. During the 1980s he was a film lecturer at Bulmershe College of Higher Education (now Bulmershe Court in Reading, Berkshire. He has directed eleven films since 1987. His film Love and Death on Long Island was screened in the Un Certain Regard section at the 1997 Cannes Film Festival.


MASTERCLASS on 'BUTTERFLY KISSES': Q&A with Rafael Kapelinski (Dir.) Hosted by Richard Kwietniowski


  • Alfalfa (1987)
  • Ballad of Reading Gaol (1988)
  • Flames of Passion (1989)
  • Proust's Favorite Fantasy (1991)
  • Cost of Love (1991)
  • Actions Speak Louder Than Words (1992)
  • Love and Death on Long Island (1997)
  • A Night with Derek (1997)
  • Owning Mahowny (2003)
  • Regret Not Speaking (2003)
  • No One Gets Off in This Town (2010)
  • References

    Richard Kwietniowski Wikipedia