Arthur Liebhart

photo: private archive

A graduate of the Faculty of Political Science at the University of Warsaw. Since 2004, he is the creator and the director of the Docs Against Gravity Film Festival (previously Planet+ Doc Film Festival), which has grown to be one of the largest documentary film festivals in the world, awarded by the Polish Film Institute in 2009 as "the most important international film event." He is the chairman of the Against Gravity distributional company specialising in artistic and documentary cinema, nominated by the Polish Film Institute for “the best foreign film distributor" in 2011. Liebhart is an expert at the Polish Institute of Film Art and the curator of the film section at the All About Freedom Festival.