Signing by authors Agnieszka Niezgoda and Jacek Laskus
Hollywood PL: Beyond the Dream: Personal Roads to the Silver Screen Today at OK
By Maureen McCabe
Los Angeles(Hollywood Today)2/22/14/–Recommended: a beautiful coffee table hardcover book Hollywood PL - Beyond the Dream: Personal Roads to the Silver Screen. Book signing by authors Agnieszka Niezgoda and Jacek Laskus, ASC – today, Saturday, February 22 from 4-6 p.m. at the OK Book Store located at 8303 west 3rd St., Los Angeles. This new book includes 23 biographies of acclaimed Polish-born filmmakers who left their native land to pursue their dreams in Hollywood and achieved remarkable success. Winners of Academy Awards, Golden Globes and Emmy’s, the incredibly talented group includes directors Agnieszka Holland http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Agnieszka_Holland (In Darkness), Roman Polanski http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Roman_Polanski (Chinatown), and Zbig Rybczynski (Tango) http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zbig_Rybczynski ; actress Beata Pozniak ( JFK , Young Indiana Jones, Mad About You) http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Beata_Poźniak and composers Jan A.P. Kaczmarek (Finding Neverland), http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jan_Kaczmarek; directors of photography Adam Holender (Midnight Cowboy) http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0390435/, Sławomir Idziak (Black Hawk Dawn) http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0390435/, Dariusz Wolski (Pirates of the Caribbean); production and costume designers Allan Starski (Schindler’s List), Anna B. Sheppard (Inglourious Bastards) and many more. The book took four years and spanned two continents in its efforts to capture the stellar group’s often heart-wrenching tales of struggling and reaching for their dreams. Along with their moving testimonies, the featured subjects are captured in stunning painterly photographs, making the book as gorgeous as it is inspiring.
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Here is one of the photos of sexy actress Beata Pozniak (Oliver Stone’s “JFK”, George Lucas “Young Indiana Jones Chronicles”) by Award winning cinematographer Jacek Laskus, ASC. All Rights Reserved ©Jacek Laskus / from the book ”Hollywood PL http://www.beata.com/newpage/biography/index.html
Hollywood PL – Beyond the Dream: Personal Roads to the Silver Screen hardcover book