Bartosz Kruhlik was born in 1985 in Poland. He graduated from the Lodz national film school. His films have been broadcasted hundreds of times in festivals worldwide, where he got nearly 150 awards. In 2013, he was given the Minister of culture and national heritage Prize for his outstanding artistic achievement. He is also the author of many award-winning social ads. In his spare time, Kruhlik is a passionate chess player. Supernova is his debut feature film.