director

biography

Mikael Lypinski is a Swedish award-winning director of documentaries, short films and commercials.

awards —

Desert Coffee

Grand Prix - Man in Danger Film Festival
Jury Special Mention - DocsMX
Gold Award Winner - Spotlight Documentary Film Awards
Best Documentary & Editing - Oniros Film Awards
Award of Merit Special Mention - Impact Docs Awards

My Name is Jurek

Grand Prix - Klaps Short Film Festival

Three Days From a Marriage

Grand Prix (nominated) - Uppsala Short Film Festival
Winner - Nordisk Film & Video Festival
Audience Award - Klaps Short Film Festival

No Smoking

Gold Award - SFV Festival
Best Film - Bergshamra Film Festival

clients —

Toyota
IKEA
Coca-Cola
T-Mobile
Nokia
Orange
Procter & Gamble
Unilever
ING
Electrolux
Castorama
Canal+
Gothenburg City Theatre

 

 

 

Mikael Lypinski was born and raised in Stockholm, Sweden.

He graduated from the Directing Department of The Polish National Film School in Lodz, Poland.

Mikael has directed several documentaries, short films and hundreds of commercials worldwide for major international brands.

Mikael divides his time between Stockholm and Warsaw.

IMDb profile.

An inquisitive and unsentimental portrait of an alternative human community.
— Jury statement, "Desert Coffee", 28th Man in Danger FF
 
What a ride that was. I enjoyed it tremendously.
— Paul Pauwels, director of EDN - European Documentary network, on "Desert Coffee"
A huge asset of the film,
alongside its specific immersive rhythm,
are the distinct characters.
— Jakub Wiewiórski, Gazeta Wyborcza, on "Desert Coffee"
portrait photo by  Dominik Danilczyk .

portrait photo by Dominik Danilczyk.