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"Gabriel" at International Film Festivals

Gabriel, a film directed by Mikołaj Haremski and co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, has been selected for screening at four film festivals abroad.

24.01.2014

UK: "In the Name Of…" DVD Release

W imię... (In the Name Of...), a film directed by Małgorzata Szumowska and co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, will be released on DVD in the United Kingdom on February 10, 2014.

23.01.2014

Kieślowski Retrospective in Istanbul

From February 6 to February 23, Istanbul will host a retrospective of films by director Krzysztof Kieślowski, co-financed by the Polish Film Institute.

22.01.2014

Polish Films at Jameson Dublin IFF

The twelfth edition of the Jameson Dublin International Film Festival, Ireland's largest film event, will run from February 13 through February 23. The festival's lineup of 135 films features a number of Polish titles.

21.01.2014

"Papusza" Wins in India

Papusza, a film directed by Joanna Kos-Krauze and Krzysztof Krauze and co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, received two top awards at the 12th Pune International Film Festival in India.

17.01.2014

Polish Films in Rotterdam

January 22 will mark the launch of the 43rd Rotterdam International Film Festival. In addition to the world premiere of Małe stłuczki (Little Crushes) and a presentation of Tomasz Wasilewski's latest project at CineMart, the festival lineup also features a number of other Polish productions.

15.01.2014

Polish Films in Göteborg

The lineup of the 37th Göteborg International Film Festival, starting on January 24, features several films co-financed by the Polish Film Institute. The festival will also screen a retrospective of animated films by Polish filmmaker Jerzy Kucia.

14.01.2014

Polish Animations at Cartoon Movie

The Cartoon Movie forum, scheduled to take place in March, has recently announced the lineup of this year's edition. Among the 55 films presented at the Lyon event this year are five animated films made by Polish producers.

14.01.2014

"The Word" at 2014 Berlinale

Obietnica (The Word), a film directed by Anna Kazejak and co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, will screen in the Generation section of the upcoming 64th Berlin International Film Festival.

14.01.2014

"Little Crushes" in Rotterdam

Małe stłuczki (Little Crushes), a film directed by Aleksandra Gowin and Ireneusz Grzyb and co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, will screen at the 43rd Rotterdam International Film Festival. The Rotterdam screening will mark the film's world premiere.

13.01.2014

"To Thy Heart" in Berlin

The lineup of the Berlinale Shorts competition at the 64th Berlin International Film Festival was announced on January 13. The list of participants of Berlinale Talents (formerly known as Talent Campus) and projects at the Co-Production Market were also announced.

13.01.2014

"In the Name Of…" in Belgian Cinemas

Małgorzata Szumowska's feature W imię... (In the Name Of...), a film co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, was released theatrically in Belgium on January 8, 2014.

09.01.2014

Agnieszka Holland Chairs EFA

On January 1, 2014, Polish director Agnieszka Holland took over the position of Chairwoman of the European Film Academy Board. The EFA Board also has five other new members.

08.01.2014

"Imagine" in German Cinemas

January 2, 2014 marked the German theatrical release of Imagine, a film directed by Andrzej Jakimowski and co-financed by the Polish Film Institute.

07.01.2014

A Good Year for Polish Films

11 minut (11 Minutes), a film by Jerzy Skolimowski, will receive support from Eurimages; the decision was made at the December meeting of Eurimages representatives in Vienna. This marks the fourth Polish film to receive Eurimages funding in 2013.

30.12.2013

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

23.12.2013

"Wałęsa. Man of Hope" on Oscar Shortlist

Wałęsa. Człowiek z nadziei (Wałęsa. Man of Hope), a film directed by Andrzej Wajda and co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, is among the films shortlisted for consideration for this year’s Best Foreign Language Academy Award nominations.
20.12.2013

"In the Name Of…" in French Cinemas

January 1, 2014 will mark the French theatrical release of W imię... (In the Name Of...), a film directed by Małgorzata Szumowska and co-financed by the Polish Film Institute.

19.12.2013

Wasilewski's New Project in Rotterdam

The 43rd Rotterdam International Film Festival, scheduled to run from January 22 through February 2), has announced its list of 25 projects selected for the CineMart co-production market. The market will feature films from around the world, one of which will be Zjednoczone Stany Miłości (United States of Love), the latest project by Tomasz Wasilewski.

18.12.2013

"The Christening" in Brussels

Chrzest (The Christening), a film directed by Marcin Wrona and co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, will screen at the Flagey cinema in Brussels between December 18, 2013 and January 24, 2014.

16.12.2013