Agata Zych is an illustrator and director working on individual projects in publishing, advertising and animation. She holds a Master’s degree from the University of Arts in Poznań in the field of Animation. Her movies are shown in festivals across the world. 

 

 

Agata Zych is an illustrator and director working on individual projects in publishing, advertising and animation. She holds a Master’s degree from the University of Arts in Poznań in the field of Animation. Her movies are shown in festivals across the world. 

 
 
 
 

Contact information :
 ✉  agatazych.studio@gmail.com
 Connect :
👩‍💻 linkedin.com/in/agatazych/
🙋‍♀️ instagram.com/agatkazych
🎥 filmfreeway.com/AgataZych

👨‍🎓 EDUCATION

Animation / University of Arts in Poznań (2021-2023), Poznan

AnimationUniversity of Arts in Poznań (2017-2021), Poznan

Interior Design / Piotr Potworowski Fine Arts Secondary School in Poznan (2012-2016), Poznan

🎓 COURSES

Directing / Seattle Film Institute (2016-2017)

Curation/ Harvard University (2022)

Arts and Entertainment / University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) (2022)

Explore our Environment / University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) (2022)

Project Film / filmmaking course, online (2021-present)

Fashion Design / Cracow School of Art and Fashion Design (2015)

🎉 FESTIVALS AND PRIZES

Documentary movie „Uncle Paul” (2017), directed by Agata Zych:

  • “Uncle Paul” first prize on “Przegląd małych form filmowych”

(2017) Suprasl, Poland

  • “Uncle Paul” 32nd Seattle Polish Film Festival

(2018) Seattle, USA

Documentary movie „In Seattle” (2018) directed by Agata Zych:

  • “in Seattle” 33rd Seattle Polish Film Festival

(2019) Seattle, USA

Experimental movie „Lines” (2019), directed by Agata Zych:

  • “Lines” The International Animated Film Festival ANIMATOR, 40th anniversary of the Animation Department at the University of Arts in Poznań, Muza Cinema

(2019) Poznan, Poland

Animated movie „Anthropocene” (2020), directed by Agata Zych:

  • “Anthropocene” was screened for few months in ZAMEK Culture Centre in Poznań

(2020) Poznan, Poland

  • “Anthropocene” on VOD education platform

(2020) online

  • “Anthropocene” festival Ale Kino! in Poznan

(2020) Poznan, Poland

  • “Anthropocene” festival Etiuda&Anima

(2020) Cracow, Poland

  • “Anthropocene” interview within 27. MFF Etiuda&Anima

(2020) Cracow, Poland

  • “Anthropocene” Cinema in Sneakers Film Festival

(2020) Warsaw, Poland

  • “Anthropocene” Bytom Film Festival

(2020) Bytom, Poland

  • “Anthropocene” The Lift-Off Filmmaker Sessions, Pinewood Studios

(2021) online

  • ”Anthropocene” Festival Film Bahari official sellection

(2021) Rumah Cirebon, Indonesia

  • ”Anthropocene” SCHLiNGEL – 28th International Film Festival For Children And Young

(2021) Chemnitz, Germany

  • ”Anthropocene” Zlín Film Festival – The International Film Festival for Children and Youth in Zlín FILMFEST

(2021) Zlín, Czech

  • ”Anthropocene” without sellection, International Animated Film Festival ANIMATOR

(2021) Poznan, Poland

  • ”Anthropocene” Fillum International Storical and Short Film Festival (FISSF)

(2021) Masachussets, USA

  • ”Anthropocene” Natural History Filmmaking

(2021) online, USA

  • “Anthropocene” Green Bay Film Festival,

(2021) Wisconsin, USA

  • ”Anthropocene” Dhaka OIC Youth Capital Film Awards

(2021) Dhaka, Bangladesh

  • “Anthropocene” Northern Appalachian Film Collective

(2021) Pennsylvania, USA

  • “Anthropocene” first prize Ocean Literacy Italia ‘Di-segna il tuo mare’,

(2021) Italy

  • “Anthropocene” was the opening movie for conference “Anthropocene”

(2022) Poznan, Poland

 

👨‍🎓 EDUCATION

Animation / University of Arts in Poznań

(2021-2023), Poznan

AnimationUniversity of Arts in Poznań

(2017-2021), Poznan

Interior Design / Piotr Potworowski Fine Arts Secondary School in Poznan

(2012-2016), Poznan

 

🎓 COURSES

Directing / Seattle Film Institute (2016-2017)

Curation / Harvard University (2022)

Arts and Entertainment / University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) (2022)

Explore our Environment / University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) (2022)

Project Film / filmmaking course, online (2021-present)

Fashion Design / Cracow School of Art and Fashion Design (2015)

 

🎉 FESTIVALS AND PRIZES

Documentary movie „Uncle Paul” (2017), directed by Agata Zych:

  • “Uncle Paul” first prize on “Przegląd małych form filmowych”

(2017) Suprasl, Poland

  • “Uncle Paul” 32nd Seattle Polish Film Festival

(2018) Seattle, USA

Documentary movie „In Seattle” (2018) directed by Agata Zych:

  • “in Seattle” 33rd Seattle Polish Film Festival

(2019) Seattle, USA

Experimental movie „Lines” (2019), directed by Agata Zych:

  • “Lines” The International Animated Film Festival ANIMATOR, 40th anniversary of the Animation Department at the University of Arts in Poznań, Muza Cinema

(2019) Poznan, Poland

Animated movie „Anthropocene” (2020), directed by Agata Zych:

  • “Anthropocene” was screened for few months in ZAMEK Culture Centre in Poznań

(2020) Poznan, Poland

  • “Anthropocene” on VOD education platform

(2020) online

  • “Anthropocene” festival Ale Kino! in Poznan

(2020) Poznan, Poland

  • “Anthropocene” festival Etiuda&Anima

(2020) Cracow, Poland

  • “Anthropocene” interview within 27. MFF Etiuda&Anima

(2020) Cracow, Poland

  • “Anthropocene” Cinema in Sneakers Film Festival

(2020) Warsaw, Poland

  • “Anthropocene” Bytom Film Festival

(2020) Bytom, Poland

  • “Anthropocene” The Lift-Off Filmmaker Sessions, Pinewood Studios

(2021) online

  • ”Anthropocene” Festival Film Bahari official sellection

(2021) Rumah Cirebon, Indonesia

  • ”Anthropocene” SCHLiNGEL – 28th International Film Festival For Children And Young

(2021) Chemnitz, Germany

  • ”Anthropocene” Zlín Film Festival – The International Film Festival for Children and Youth in Zlín FILMFEST

(2021) Zlín, Czech

  • ”Anthropocene” without sellection, International Animated Film Festival ANIMATOR

(2021) Poznan, Poland

  • ”Anthropocene” Fillum International Storical and Short Film Festival (FISSF)

(2021) Masachussets, USA

  • ”Anthropocene” Natural History Filmmaking

(2021) online, USA

  • “Anthropocene” Green Bay Film Festival,

(2021) Wisconsin, USA

  • ”Anthropocene” Dhaka OIC Youth Capital Film Awards

(2021) Dhaka, Bangladesh

  • “Anthropocene” Northern Appalachian Film Collective

(2021) Pennsylvania, USA

  • “Anthropocene” first prize Ocean Literacy Italia ‘Di-segna il tuo mare’,

(2021) Italy

  • “Anthropocene” was the opening movie for conference “Anthropocene”

(2022) Poznan, Poland

 

📢 NEWS

Animated movie „Wander of Light” (2023), directed by Agata Zych:

“Wander of Light” official Selection at FLAME FirstCut Festival

(2024) Pune, India

“Wander of Light” interview for International Magazine Contemporary Lynx

(2024) Poznan, Poland

“Anthropocene” “深爱自然, 山海香连”, conference on environmental protection

(2023) Shenzhen, China

“Wander of Light” nominated for 42rd Maria Dokowicz Competition for Best Diploma Project at the Magdalena Abakowicz University of the Arts Poznan

(2023) Poznan, Poland

“Wander of Light” on exhibition in the Poznan International Fair

(2023) Poznan, Poland

“Wander of Light” special prize Forner Sp. z o.o.

(2023) Poznan, Poland

“Wander of Light” special prize Contemporary Lynx

(2023) Poznan, Poland

“Wander of Light” honorable mention SOLAR Company S.A.

(2023) Poznan, Poland

🔧 TECHNICAL SKILLS

+ Elementor, TV Paint, Canva

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Laurels