IST – Ryszard Janikowski was founded in January 2000.
Its activities are based on over 25-year stunt and film experience of its founder. He worked as a stuntman and a stunt coordinator in over 250 fabular and television films. He was cooperating among other things with: Roman Polański („Pirates”), Franco Zefirelli („Otello”), Renni Harlin („Cutthroat Island”), Andrzej Wajda („Biesy”, „Korczak”, „Zemsta”, „Post Mortem”), Jean-Louis Daniel („Gun Blast Vodka”) and with majority of polish actors, also with stars like: Geena Davis, Matthew Modine, Steven Seagal, Rutger Hauer, Walter Matthau, Damian Thomas, Charlotte Lewis. In 1990 he won a prize „Gold Angel” on the International Festival of Stuntmans in Toulouse (France) with the group that he created : „The Pirate Gang”. The chairmen of the jury was a famous american director Irvin Kershner („Imperium kontratakuje”, „Robocop 2”). He was also cooperating with stuntman coordinators like : Vic Armstrong, Richard Graydon, William Hobbs, Tom Delmar.
Range of IST activities includes:
1. Film, theatre and location stunt effects
2. Mechanical special effects – is has in its disposal the world class equipment
3. Outdoor stunt, extreme and with participation of orderers shows
4. Security of film crew and film set.
5. Directing and preparing action scenes and sequences connected not only with film events
6. Sword fight choreography
Best specialists cooperates with the company
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