Assistant professor at the Institute of Audiovisual Arts at the Jagiellonian University. Film historian and specialist in contemporary cinema. Originator, founder and editor-in-chief of the audiovisual magazine EKRANy (2011–2018). Author of books, articles and scientific essays on the phenomena of the latest cinema, violence in film, neomodernism, slow cinema and post-film practices. His publications include Film i przemoc. Sposoby obrazowania przemocy w kinie, Zachować dystans. Filmowy świat Roberta Altmana, Poezja obrazu. Filmy Theo Angelopoulosa, Filmowy neomodernizm, Historia filmu. Od Edisona do Nolana. As a co-editor, he also published the three-volume series Mistrzowie kina amerykańskiego and the five-volume Historia kina. He curated the exhibitions Stanley Kubrick (Cultural Event of the Year Award of Polish Radio Three) and Andrzej Wajda at the National Museum in Krakow.
Scholarship holder and grant winner, including from the “Polityka” weekly Foundation, the Foundation for Polish Science and the Kosciuszko Foundation, as well as visiting scholar at Columbia University in New York and the University of Southern California in Los Angeles. He has lectured at Middlesex University in London, Masaryk University in Brno, Lithuanian Academy of Music and Theatre in Vilnius and Malaga University. Since 2016, he has been the director of the National Centre of Film Culture in Łódź.