Jerzy Hoffman

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Jerzy Hoffman (pronounced [ˈjɛʐɨ ˈxɔfman]; born 15 March 1932) is a retired Polish director, screenwriter, and occasional producer. He received the Polish Academy Life Achievement Award in February 2006. Hoffman is best known for his works in The Deluge (1974) and With Fire and Sword (1999), the former of which was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jerzy Hoffman has received more than 81,314 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 24 in 2019). Jerzy Hoffman is the 406th most popular film director (down from 377th in 2019), the 454th most popular biography from Poland (down from 427th in 2019) and the 13th most popular Polish Film Director.

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Among film directors, Jerzy Hoffman ranks 406 out of 1,580. Before him are Ladislas Starevich, Jerzy Kawalerowicz, Eldar Ryazanov, Mike Leigh, Jacques Audiard, and Bertrand Blier. After him are Garry Marshall, Kaneto Shindo, Maurice Pialat, Georgiy Daneliya, Ted Kotcheff, and Sergiu Nicolaescu.

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Among people born in 1932, Jerzy Hoffman ranks 146Before him are Bob Pettit, Ahmad Tejan Kabbah, Eero Aarnio, Orlando Letelier, John Hillerman, and Joel Grey. After him are Ieng Thirith, Spyros Kyprianou, Zózimo, Inese Jaunzeme, Yukio Shimomura, and Elena Poniatowska.

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Among people born in Poland, Jerzy Hoffman ranks 454 out of 1,231. Before him are Wilhelm Fliess (1858), Mieszko I Tanglefoot (1132), Zawisza Czarny (1379), Leszek II the Black (1241), Stefania Wilczyńska (1886), and Konstanty Kalinowski (1838). After him are Michalina Wisłocka (1921), Hagen Kleinert (1941), Richard Courant (1888), Eduard Strasburger (1844), Friedrich Ernst Dorn (1848), and Kuno Fischer (1824).


Among film directors born in Poland, Jerzy Hoffman ranks 13Before him are Jerzy Skolimowski (1938), Jean Epstein (1897), Krzysztof Zanussi (1939), Walerian Borowczyk (1923), Robert Wiene (1873), and Jerzy Stuhr (1947). After him are Max Fleischer (1883), Paweł Pawlikowski (1957), Wojciech Has (1925), Rudolph Maté (1898), Andrzej Munk (1921), and Boris Kaufman (1906).