Representing a bold new generation of Polish creatives, Grajper is a Warsaw-based director whose work blends contemporary storytelling with a strong penchant for visual experimentation.
How did you get into film?
„I was a film addict since I remember, but because of my teenage anxietes I’ve decided to study „real” field at University of Technology. I was bored by those studies and angry at myself that I made this cowardly and safe decision. I quitted studies and started the job as a waiter the earn money for my first camera - Canon 5D Mark II :) And after almost 10 years I’m here.“
Plans for the future?
„In near future to direct an independent feature film, but in further one - live in Greece.“
What do you consider yourself?
„Human being, whatever it means :)“
What's the best ad campaign you've seen recently?
„Palace Gucci collabo.“
What film do you think everyone should have seen?
„Lost in Translation“
What's your favourite TV show?
„Currently – Succession“
What website(s) do you use most regularly?
What's the most recent piece of tech that you've bought?
„8mm Canon camera.“
What's your favourite app on your phone?
„My Feed, cause using it means that soon I will share my new "baby" with the world.“
Where were you when inspiration last struck?
„In the sauna - everyone melted, then their eyeballs rolled on the floor“
What's the most significant change you've witnessed in the industry since you started working in it?
„That there’s is space for much more creators, but it’s harder to stand out and be noticed.“
If there was one thing you could change about the advertising industry, what would it be?
„To be not afraid of clients and treat them as collaborators.“
What or who has most influenced your career?
„Probably my friend Peter, who used to motivate me at the beginning of my path.“
Tell us one thing about yourself that most people won't know
"There’s no such thing. I have nothing to hide."