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Andrzej Seweryn wins Best Actor Award at 69th Locarno IFF

Andrzej Seweryn received the Best Actor Award at the 69th Locarno IFF for his performance as Zdzisław Beksiński in Ostatnia Rodzina (The Last Family), a film by Jan P. Matuszyński.

13.08.2016

First Reviews of "Ostatnia Rodzina" (The Last Family)

On Friday August 5, 2016, Ostatnia Rodzina (The Last Family), a film by Jan P. Matuszyński, had its world premiere screening in Main Competition at the 69th Locarno IFF. The film enjoyed positive reviews by Polish and international film critics.

09.08.2016

First Look Awards 2016

First Look Awards 2016 went to Birds are Singing in Kigali by Joanna Kos-Krauze and Krzysztof Krauze and Zgoda by Maciej Sobieszczański.

09.08.2016

"Lokatorki" (Tenants) in the Running for Student Academy Awards

Produced by the Lodz Film School Klara Kochańska's short feature Lokatorki (Tenants) is in the finale of the 43rd Student Academy Awards. Winners will be announced on September 22.

03.08.2016

"Demon" in German Cinemas

Demon, a film directed by Marcin Wrona and co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, was released theatrically in Germany on July 28.

28.07.2016

"The Here After" in Dutch Cinemas

The Here After, a film directed by Magnus von Horn and co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, was released theatrically in the Netherlands on July 28.

28.07.2016

41ST GDYNIA FILM FESTIVAL: MAIN COMPETITION AND VISIONS APART COMPETITION LINEUP

The lineup of the 41st Gdynia Film Festival's Main Competition and Visions Apart competition has been announced.

18.07.2016

POLISH FILMS AT THE 69TH LOCARNO IFF

Ostatnia Rodzina (The Last Family), a film directed by Jan P. Matuszyński and co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, will screen in Main Competition at the 69th Locarno International Film Festival. Polish films are also featured in the Film Critics' Week competition lineup.

13.07.2016

"Papusza" on DVD and VoD in UK

Papusza, a film directed by Krzysztof Krauze and Joanna Kos-Krauze and co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, has been released on DVD and VoD in UK.

11.07.2016

"I, Olga Hepnarova" in French Cinemas

Ja, Olga Hepnarová (I, Olga Hepnarová), a Czech-Polish-Slovak co-production directed by Tomáš Weinreb and Petr Kazda, co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, was released theatrically in France on July 6, 2016.

06.07.2016

"AGNUS DEI" RELEASED IN THE US

Niewinne (Agnus Dei / Les innocentes), a film directed by Anne Fontaine and co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, was released theatrically in the United States on July 1.

01.07.2016

POLISH FILMS IN COMPETITION AT 51ST KARLOVY VARY IFF

Several Polish films co-financed by the Polish Film Institute screen in competition at the 51st Karlovy Vary International Film Festival.

01.07.2016

"THE MAGIC MOUNTAIN" WINS ANIMAFEST

Czarodziejska góra (The Magic Mountain), an international co-production directed by Anca Damian and co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, received the Grand Prix at the Animafest festival in Croatia.

15.06.2016

"UNITED STATES OF LOVE" AWARDED IN MALTA

The filmmakers behind Zjednoczone Stany Miłości (United States of Love), a film co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, received awards at the Valletta Film Festival in Malta.

13.06.2016

6TH FESTIVAL OF POLISH CINEMA IN BRAZIL

The sixth edition of the Festival of Polish Cinema in Brazil is currently under way. The event is co-financed by the Polish Film Institute.

09.06.2016

Kox, Smoczyńska, and Spielberg are shooting with Mazovia Film Fund

Bodo Kox, Agnieszka Smoczyńska, and Nancy Spielberg will shoot their next films with Mazovia Film Fund. Meanwhile Paweł Łoziński and Michał Marczak's latest documentaries are making a splash as they begin the festival circuit.

08.06.2016

"FOREST, 4 AM" IN MAIN COMPETITION IN SHANGHAI

Jan Jakub Kolski's Las, 4 rano (Forest, 4 AM) has been selected to screen in Main Competition at the 19th Shanghai International Film Festival. The film was co-financed by the Polish Film Institute.

06.06.2016

WINNERS OF THE 56TH KRAKOW FILM FESTIVAL

June 4 marked the closing gala of the 56th Krakow Film Festival at the Kijów cinema. The festival was co-financed by the Polish Film Institute.

06.06.2016

"The Here After" in Cinemas in France

The Here After, a film directed by Magnus von Horn and co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, was released theatrically in France on June 1.

01.06.2016

LECH MAJEWSKI'S "VALLEY OF THE GODS" PRESS CONFERENCE

The official press conference for Lech Majewski's latest feature Dolina Bogów (Valley of the Gods), a film co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, was held on May 30 at the Museum of Silesia in Katowice.

31.05.2016