Ludwik Starski

Ludwik Starski

Known For: Writing · Birthday: 1903-03-01 · Deathday: 1984-02-29 (81 years old) · Gender: Male · Place of Birth: Warszawa, Poland

20 Movies

Biography

Ludwik Starski (born Ludwik Kałuszyner, 1 March 1903 in Łódź – died 29 February 1984 in Warsaw) was a Polish Jewish lyricist, sound engineer and screenwriter of the twentieth century. He was the father of the set designer Allan Starski, who often worked with movie director Andrzej Wajda and received the Academy Award for "Best Set Design" for Schindler's List in 1994. Ludwik worked with Eugeniusz Bodo, Władysław Szpilman and with Tadeusz Sygietyński.Before the Second World War he was a journalist with the newspaper Express Wieczorny Ilustrowany (The Evening Express). He was also a lyricist of songs for cabarets, cafés and theater, including theater Qui Pro Quo, Gong, Morskie Oko, Perskie Oko, in Warsaw. Some of his songs were performed by singer Irena Santor to the music of composer Władysław Szpilman. Starski worked with singer actor Eugeniusz Bodo (whom he met at Qui Pro Quo) and wrote lyrics to some of his hit songs including Sex Appeal.Between 1934 and 1978, he wrote a score of films for which he was also an engineer.He married Maria Bargielska (1911–1986); they had one son, Allan Starski, who became an Academy Award winning production designer and set decorator. Ludwik Starski was the brother of journalist and writer Adam Ochocki.

Movies & TV shows

1978.

1 Movie

1967.

1 Movie

1958.

1 Movie

1956.

1 Movie
Nikodem Dyzma

Nikodem Dyzma

1956
Nikodem Dyzma is a poor dancer who comes to Warsaw to find a job. The problem is that nobody wants to hire him. One day he finds an invitation to the party with very important people and decides to at...

1954.

1 Movie
Adventure in Marienstadt

Adventure in Marienstadt

1954
While visiting Warsaw, Hanka falls for a record-breaking bricklayer. Soon she returns to the city to work at construction sites and prove that women's work is not worse than that of men's.

1951.

1 Movie

1949.

1 Movie
Treasure

Treasure

1949
The first Polish post-war comedy. Witek and Krysia, a married couple, move to Warsaw and have nowhere to stay. They rent a room in a house with many other lodgers. Witek dreams of their own house and ...

1948.

1 Movie
Border Street

Border Street

1948
The story of Polish and Jewish families in Warsaw. The Nazi invasion changes everything.

1947.

1 Movie
Forbidden Songs

Forbidden Songs

1947
Set during the German occupation of Warsaw during WWII, this musical tells the story of several inhabitants of the same tenement house.

1940.

1 Movie
Sportowiec mimo woli

Sportowiec mimo woli

1940
A story about a misunderstanding between a hairdresser and world renowned hockey player, due to coincidence, switching their jobs.

1939.

2 Movies
O czym sie nie mówi...

O czym sie nie mówi...

1939
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1938.

4 Movies
Robert and Bertrand

Robert and Bertrand

1938
Robert and Bertrand were accused of theft and were sent to prison.
Lucky Thirteen

Lucky Thirteen

1938
The main character is a very superstitious man. On the 13th day of the month, after a very bad start to the day, he reads the newspaper and learns that he won the lottery. The unexpected happiness cau...
Paweł & Gaweł

Paweł & Gaweł

1938
Two neighbours with the same name meet a violinist who is pretending to be a child. He fell in love with her when he learned she wasn't a child anymore. And vice versa.

1937.

1 Movie
The Apartment Above

The Apartment Above

1937
Two people share the same name. One is an older man with an appreciation for and love of classical music, while the other is a younger man who is addicted to swing music. The niece got into the wrong ...

1936.

2 Movies
Jadzia

Jadzia

1936
Both have the name Jadzia, besides the name they are also connected by a tennis racket. Jędruszewska is a champion of tennis courts, Maliczówna is an extremely charismatic owner of a sports store. Mea...
Happy Days

Happy Days

1936
Two friends, Szczepko and Tonko, are made unemployed in a toy factory where there was a ban on singing and they broke the rule. In a park they find a abandoned baby, and they take it into their care. ...

1934.

1 Movie
Piesniarz Warszawy

Piesniarz Warszawy

1934
Polish Musical/Comedy starring Eugeniusz Bodo.
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