Michał Marczak

director | director of photography | screenwriter


Michal is a commercial, documentary, and feature film director. Michal's latest feature film ALL THESE SLEEPLESS NIGHTS received the Best Director award at the 2016 Sundance Film Festival and appeared on many top ten movie lists, including Rolling Stone Magazine and IndieWire which recently listed the film as one of the 100 best films of the century.

His previous film, the documentary FUCK FOR FOREST was distributed theatrically in numerous countries, and heralded by UK's Dazed and Confused Magazine as one of the "top ten most innovative and genre-pushing docs of recent years.”

Apart from feature projects Michal also directs music videos. He's worked with such artists as Mark Pritchard, Thom Yorke, Radiohead, Artur Rojek, and Brodka.

Michal is also a commercial director who’s done work for Coca-Cola, Ikea, Johnny Walker, and Sprite, only to name a few. He has received numerous awards and nominations, including Cannes YDA, Saatchi & Saatchi New Directors Showcase, Creative Circle, UKMVA.

Michal's video for Ben & Jerry's LGBT+ campaign called EQUALITY PROM DANCE, was one of the most viral and talked about Polish campaigns of recent years.

Michal was also listed as one of the "top ten cinematographers of 2017" according to IndieWire, along with names such as Roger Deakins and Hoyt van Hoytema.


Storytel - Przeminęło | DIR Michał Marczak | DOP Łukasz Żal
Artur Rojek - Sportowe życie | music video | dir. Michał Marczak | dop Jacek Podgórski | PL | 2020
Radiohead - I Promise - OK Computer | music video | dir. Michał Marczak | dop Monika Lenczewska | UK/PL | 2017
Mark Pritchard ft. Thom Yorke - Beautiful People | music video | dir. Michał Marczak | dop Michał Marczak | UK/PL | 2016
All These Sleepless Nights - US Trailer | feature film | dir. Michał Marczak | dop Michał Marczak, Maciej Twardowski | PL/UK | 2016
Ben & Jerry's - Equality Prom Dance | social campaign | dir. Michał Marczak | PL | 2019
Brodka x A_GIM x Rojst - Wszystko, czego dziś chcę | music video | dir. Michał Marczak | PL | 2018
Amica | commercial | dir. Michał Marczak | dop Łukasz Żal | cd Lucretia Nagabczynski | PL | 2018