Józef Kazimierz Hofmann, born in 1876 in Kraków, died in 1957 in Los Angeles – Polish pianist, composer, teacher and inventor; in 1926 naturalized in the USA. Considered the greatest performer of Chopin’s works in the 20th century. He is known for numerous inventions. He has patented a device for measuring the pressure of a pianist’s fingers, car wipers and the height adjustment of a piano stool.
Born in 1971. He studied Law at the Warsaw University. Worked for HBO and At Entertainment Ltd as a producer and director. He directed commercials, music videos and tv programs. He was awarded for Nationale Nederlanden commercial at the Euroshots festival and for his short feature “Dos Sombras” at the RealHeart festival in Toronto.
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Wednesday, 11/10/21 8:45 pm.
2020, 55 min, Poland
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