Jadwiga Nowakowska is a Polish journalist, director of documentary films. She graduated from the Faculty of History (1981) and the Faculty of Journalism (1984) of the Jagiellonian University, Cracow. Since 1989 Jadwiga Nowakowska has been working at TVP1 (Polish Public Television). From 2006 till 2009, she acted as the Head and the Deputy Head of the Documentary Films Editorial Department of the Polish Television. Jadwiga Nowakowska is the director of more than 100 documentary films and documentary series, among others The Polish Dynasties, dedicated to the Polish aristocracy, The Evident Inevident, The Children of Different Gods, a series of stories about the cultural heritage of the national, ethnic and religious minorities, as well as The Action “Vistula”, May the Alive Ones Do Not Lose Hope, Survive to Tell the Truth – a history devoted to the Polish-Ukrainian relations, The Poles in Siberia – a documentary film about the contribution of Poles in civilizational development and construction of Siberia, as well as Because It’s Worth, The Memory of Uprising, The Underground City, an allusion to the Warsaw Uprising, The Closet of Two Nations, a film about Polish-Latvian relations.