Michael Krotkiewski

Producer & Director

Michael Krotkiewski born in 1980 in Sweden, is a producer and partner at Momento Film. He has an education from Stockholm Academy of Dramatic Arts and have previously worked as a film teacher at Ölands Folkhögskola. He is a creative producer that “thrives to work with directors that; does not follow trends, are free and surprising in their expressions yet at the same time are professional and want more than 10 people watch their films“.

He has produced and directed several films of which can be mentioned the feature docs TRANSNISTRA by Anna Eborn (competes at Rotterdam Int. Film Fest 2019 – Big Screen Competition) and  HAMADA by Eloy Domíngues Serén (Competed at IDFA – First Appearance Section in 2018). And the short docs  I DREAMED ABOUT POL POT (Competed at IDFA – Mid Length Competition in 2009),  9 SCENES OF VIOLENCE (Competed at IDFA – Student Competition in 2012), YELLOW BRICK ROAD by Eloy Domíngues Serén (premiered at Jihlava in 2015) and RUST by Eloy Domíngues Serén (Premiered at Fid Marseille and won the Gold Mikeldi Award at Zinebi in 2016). He was a minority Co-producer on MY HEART BELONGS TO DADDY by Sofia Haugan (won the Amanda Award for best Doc in 2018 and an honorary mention at GIFF in 2018). He has also been assistant producer on films such as the fiction short  MADRE by Simón Mesa Soto (Official Short Film Competition, Cannes 2016), the fiction feature HORIZON  by Tinatin Kalishvari (Berlinale Panorama 2018) and the feature docs FRAGILITY by Ahang Bashi (Gothenburg Best Feature, Guldbagge for Best Newcomer, 2017) &  OUAGA GIRLS by Theresa Traore Dahlberg (Premiered at Vision Du Reel 2018).

He is currently producing four feature docs that all are international Co-productions in their final stages of production and one fiction feature that currently is in development.

Michael is a member of the EURODOC network and have also been a boardmember of the national institutional distributor FILMCENTRUM RIKS. During 2019 he will participate in EAVE Producers Workshop.

Filmography

2018 – Hamada, 89 min, Producer

2018 – My Heart Belongs to Daddy, 83 min, Co-producer

2018 Horizon, 105 min, Fiction, Assistant co-producer

2017 Ouaga Girls, 81 min, documentary, Assistant producer

2016 – Rust, 14 min, documentary. Producer

2016Madre, 14 min, fiction. Assistant producer

2016 – Dear Kid (Älskade unge), 13 min, fiction. Assistant producer

2016 – Fragility, 73/58 min, documentary. Assistant producer

2015 Yellow Brick Road (Den gula tegelvägen), 14 min, documentary, Producer

2014Isolation, In development, documentary. Director

2013 – Crying, 4 min short documentary. Director, producer

2011 – 9 Scenes of Violence (9 scener om våld), 32 min documentary. Director, producer

2010  A Sister and the Brother (En syster och brodern), 14 min documentary. Director

2009  I Dreamed About Pol Pot (Jag drömde om Pol Pot), 28 min documentary. Director, producer

2009 Paparazzi, 28 min documentary. Director

2004 – Civil Disobedience (Civil olydnad), 14 min documentary. Director, producer