Zbig Rybczynski is an internationally renowned filmmaker. He has won numerous prestigious awards including an Oscar, Emmy, three MTV awards, a Silver Palm at Cannes and many others in the United States, Europe, Asia and South America. Zbig created music videos for Mick Jagger, Yoko Ono, Grand Master Flash, Simple Minds, Lou Reed, Herb Alpert and many others. He is an MTV Hall of Fame inductee. Zbig directed and produced over 50 film titles so far.
Zbig's work was seen on many TV Channels and TV programs in the USA, including Great Performances PBS, the Tonight Show on NBC, 20/20, Night Flight, MTV, as well as in Europe and Asia including CANAL+, RAI, ZDF, NHK JAPAN, TVP2, TV POLSAT, and more.
Since the early 1980's Rybczynski was a pioneer of High Definition television technology, and an innovator in the development of electronic film techniques. He is the author of several US patents regarding film techniques, including motion control, optics and image compositing.
In 1985, he launched his film studio – ZBIG VISION LTD in New York, which he subsequently outfitted with the latest video, computer and HDTV technology. It was in this studio that he made his most important and innovative films, including Steps (1987), The Fourth Dimension (1988), The Orchestra (1990), Manhattan (1991), and Kafka (1992), which were showered with enthusiastic critical acclaim and numerous awards.
For more info visit www.ZbigVision.com
Peter Lucas appeared in over 60 plays before making one film. He cut his teeth in the theatre and continues to perform onstage. He works consistently in film and television. Lately, he appeared in “Ray Donovan” and Amazon's "Hunters" and in multiple episodes of “Strange Angel” on CBS. Currently, he can be seen in feature films like “Live” on Amazon Prime and in “The Spearhead Effect.” He appeared opposite Robert Pattinson in “Life” and recently completed roles in “BAB” and “bUMS” released this year. Peter enjoys working with up-and-coming directors and in short films.
He has appeared in more than 20 productions in the past 3 years. Once again he will be working with Oscar and Emmy award-winning director Zbig Rybczynski in Thee Designer. In his spare time, he writes poetry.
Dorota Zglobicka is an award-winning film director (including the 2020 Telly Award) and visual artist born in Poland, working and living in the USA. She studied at the Multimedia Department of the Academy of Fine Art in Athens, Greece, and in Gdansk, Poland where she received her Master of Fine Arts degree.
She has worked with different film forms, from video art and experimental short films to documentaries featuring critical social issues like corruption in politics and social injustice.
Together with five other European film directors, she was invited to participate in the prestigious Rutger Hauer Film Factory in Rotterdam. She worked with the Emmy Award-winning actor Rutger Hauer who appeared in her short film entitled “3”.
Love and Shadow - her debut film, which she wrote, directed, and produced in Greece, brought her prestigious awards in 2010. Her work has been shown at film festivals in Poland, Germany, Russia, Greece, Italy, Spain, Israel, and the United States. To date, she has produced and directed over 30 titles, including award-winning commercials in Europe and in the USA.
For more info visit www.DorotaZglobicka.com
FREDDY J. WALKER
Freddy J. Walker is a multi-instrumentalist, music producer, composer, and owner of
1 Focus Productions LLC.
Freddy Jay is a talented musician and film scorer whose music has featured in several award-winning short films and docu-series e.g The Tiny House Movie 2019, Search for Solace 2018, Girl in the Woods 2017.
He started his early career in pharmaceuticals but could not escape his passion for the arts. Self-taught, he started performing, composing, and arranging music at a young age.
Zbig Rybczynski and Dorota Zglobicka - ZbigAndDoro. Award-winning film-making couple working together since 2010. Film projects they produced have been shown in the USA and in Europe, Israel, and other countries. In 2015 they settled in Arizona where they established Gila Monster Studios. Currently, they are working on their newest film project Thee Designer.