Agnieszka Holland
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Holland at the 84th Academy Awards Nominee Luncheon
3 Nominations
Role Director, Screenwriter
Born November 28, 1948
Warsaw, Poland

Agnieszka Holland is a Polish film and TV director and screenwriter. Best recognized for her highly political contributions to Polish cinema, Holland is one of Poland's most prominent filmmakers and a Hollywood outsider. Not only is she considered to be one of the few female directors working in Hollywood today, she is one of the few who are not actresses or industry insiders.


58th Academy Awards, 1985
Best Foreign Language FilmAngry Harvest (representing Germany)
64th Academy Awards, 1991
Best Adapted ScreenplayEuropa Europa
84th Academy Awards, 2011
Best Foreign Language FilmIn Darkness (representing Poland)