Slawomir Grunberg


As a Lodz Film School graduate, Slawomir Grünberg migrated to the USA in 1981.
Since then he directed and produced over 45 documentaries concerning social, environmental and disability issues. Winner of numerous international awards, including Emmy Award for School Prayer: A Community at War. Winner of Guggenheim Foundation Fellowship and the New York Foundation for the Arts and Soros Justice Media Fellowship.
Slawomir Grünberg also won the Jan Karski competition for documentaries with “moral courage”, as well as DreamCatcher Award for dedication and commitment to documentary filmmaking. He is a winner of Golden Glan and prestigious award of DocBoat Festival 2009 for the internationally acclaimed filmmaker of Polish origins.