Piotr Zlotorowicz




Name: Piotr Zlotorowicz
School: The Polish National Film, Television and Theater School Lodz
Country: Poland

Born in 1982 in Dbno Lub­uskie. A gradu­ate of the Elec­trical Engin­eer­ing Fac­ulty at Szcze­cin Uni­ver­sity of Tech­no­logy. In 2006 begins study­ing film dir­ect­ing at Pol­ish National Film School in ód. Char­coal Burn­ers is his doc­u­ment­ary debut.




Director: Piotr Zlotorowicz
Year of production 2010
Genre documentary
Length 15'00

Smolarze (Charcoal Burners)

Marek and Janina work every summer in the Bieszczady mountains making charcoal. Far from civilization, they live in the midst of the mountains following the rhythm dictated by nature.



Shown at


March 2011 Breaking Shorts
June 2012 Holland Doc 24
Director: Piotr Zlotorowicz
Year of production 2014
Genre Fiction
Length 30

Mother Earth

Maciek is no longer a boy, but has not yet become a man. As every man before him in the family, he wants to be a butcher and satisfy his father’s ambition. But unfortunately he is too sensitive to make an animal suffer. Conflicted, the young man turns to the care of an old and neglected orchard, the only memory left from his mother, and soon discovers his supernatural abilities.



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