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"Loving Vincent" and Maciej Pieprzyca Awarded at Shanghai IFF!

Twój Vincent (Loving Vincent) won the Award for Best Animation Film and Maciej Pieprzyca won the Award for Best Director (Jestem mordercą/I'm a Killer) at the 20th Shanghai International Film Festival.

26.06.2017

Warsaw Kids Film Forum - Registration for Observers

Registration for Observers – accredited participants of the Warsaw Kids Film Forum - is open until August 18th.

19.06.2017

"Loving Vincent" Awarded at Annecy

Twój Vincent (Loving Vincent), a film co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, received the Audience Award at Annecy International Animation Film Festival. The film screened in Main Competition.

19.06.2017

"Agnus Dei" in Cinemas in Austria

Niewinne (Agnus Dei/Les innocentes/The Innocents), a film directed by Anne Fontaine and co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, was released theatrically in Austria on June 16, 2017.

16.06.2017

"Afterimage" in Cinemas in Japan

Powidoki (Afterimage), a film directed by Andrzej Wajda and co-financed by the Polish Film Institute was released theatrically in Japan on June 10, 2017.

10.06.2017

FOCUS ON POLAND AT EDINBURGH IFF

The 70th Edinburgh International Film Festival runs from June 21 through July 2. This year's edition features a special section dedicated to Polish cinema.

08.06.2017

WINNERS OF THE 57TH KRAKOW FILM FESTIVAL

Winners of the 57th Krakow Film Festival were announced on June 3. The festival is co-financed by the Polish Film Institute.

04.06.2017

"MARIE CURIE" IN SPANISH CINEMAS

Maria Skłodowska-Curie (Marie Curie), a film directed by Marie Noëlle and co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, was released theatrically in Spain on June 2.

02.06.2017

"I AM A MURDERER" IN MAIN COMPETITION AT SHANGHAI IFF

Jestem mordercą (I Am a Murderer), a film directed by Maciej Pieprzyca and co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, has been selected to screen in Main Competition at the 20th Shanghai International Film Festival.

31.05.2017

Cannes 2017 - Call of European Film Directors

During the 70th Cannes IFF the Federation of European Film Directors (Fédération Européenne des Réalisateurs de l’Audiovisuel) published the call of European Film Directors. 

31.05.2017

"Birds Are Singing in Kigali" in Main Competition at Karlovy Vary IFF

Ptaki śpiewają w Kigali (Birds Are Singing in Kigali) by Joanna Kos-Krauze and Krzysztof Krauze will screen in Main Competition at the 52nd Karlovy Vary International Film Festival. 

30.05.2017

TWO AWARDS FOR ALEKSANDRA TERPIŃSKA'S SHORT AT 70TH CANNES IFF

Aleksandra Terpińska's film Najpiękniejsze fajerwerki ever (The Best Fireworks Ever) received the Canal+ Award and Rail d'Or at the 70th Cannes IFF.

26.05.2017

"FROST" PREMIERE AT 70TH CANNES IFF

May 23 marked the premiere of Frost, a film directed by Sharunas Bartas, at the 70th Cannes IFF.

24.05.2017

Kuba Czekaj wins 11th edition of ScripTeast

ScripTeast Award Winner was announced during 70th Cannes IFF. The winner is “Sorry Poland” by Kuba Czekaj.

24.05.2017

Polish Cinema at the 70th Cannes IFF

17 May saw the start of the 70th International Film Festival in Cannes. The programme features events related to Polish cinema and films co-financed by the Polish Film Institute.

22.05.2017

Digitally Remastered "Man of Iron" Screening in Prestigious Cannes Classics

A digitally-remastered print of Andrzej Wajda's 1981 film Człowiek z żelaza (Man of Iron) was presented at the 70th Cannes International Film Festival in the prestigious Cannes Classics section. 

22.05.2017

Memories from Cannes: Małgorzata Szumowska

Marcin Zawiśliński interviews director Małgorzata Szumowska for the special issue of biweekly Viva! Polish Cinema at the 70th Cannes International Film Festival.

22.05.2017

Dariusz Jabłoński re-elected as deputy head of EPC

Dariusz Jabłoński, head of the Polish Film Academy, has been re-elected as deputy head of the European Producers Club.

22.05.2017

Memories from Cannes: Agnieszka Holland

Marcin Zawiśliński interviews director Agnieszka Holland for the special issue of biweekly Viva! Polish Cinema at the 70th Cannes International Film Festival.

22.05.2017

Memories from Cannes: Krzysztof Zanussi

Marcin Zawiśliński interviews director Krzysztof Zanussi for the special issue of biweekly Viva! Polish Cinema at the 70th Cannes International Film Festival.

22.05.2017