Late 70’ child, born in Warsaw, who after graduation in Cinematography Department of Lodz Film School was carefully cared since, as he mastered his eye under Edward Klosinski and Witold Sobocinski mastership. Since 2004 he was working as cinematographer and director in features as well as commercials and TV projects. In 2007 he made his highly acclaimed documentary ‘The Sun and the Shadow’ as cinematographer and director in one. The film, featuring Jan’s father – iconic actor Gustaw Holoubek, whom Wojciech Jerzy Has directed unforgettably in ‘The Loop’ and Tadeusz Konwicki, master of writing books and scripts in post war Poland is an intimate documentary journey of two wise men wandering through some dark forest landscape, exchangig thoughts. The film was granted several awards. Since 2011 Jan is a member of Polish Association of Cinematographers. Jan widens his spectrum of interests as a director of tv seried ‘Rojst’. His latest feature film "25 lat niewinności. Sprawa Tomka Komenda." which is also his directing feature debut has been awared with 5 statuesttes Jantar 2020 during 39. KFDF "Młodzi i Film": Best Main Male Actor, Audience Award, Best Direction, Best Screenplay, Best Cinematography.