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Polish Films at 2015 Hot Docs

Several Polish documentary films will screen at this year's Hot Docs International Documentary Film Festival, which runs in Canada from April 23 through May 3, 2015.

18.03.2015

13th Kinoteka Polish Film Festival

The 13th edition of the Kinoteka Polish Film Festival will run in London from April 8 through May 29, 2015. The event is co-financed by the Polish Film Institute.

12.03.2015

"Life Feels Good" in Italian Cinemas

Chce się żyć (Life Feels Good), a film directed by Maciej Pieprzyca, was released theatrically in Italy on March 12. The film was co-financed by the Polish Film Institute.

12.03.2015

Polish Films at the 13th Jameson Dublin IFF

Several Polish films will screen at the 13th Jameson Dublin International Film Festival, which runs from March 19 through March 29, 2015.

11.03.2015

"Jurek" Awarded in Canada

Jurek, a documentary film directed by Paweł Wysoczański and co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, won the Vancouver International Mountain Film Festival (VIMFF) in Canada.

10.03.2015

Polish Films at 2015 FebioFest

Several films co-financed by the Polish Film Institute will screen at the FebioFest film festival in Prague, which runs in the Czech capital from March 19 through March 27.

09.03.2015

"Wałęsa. Man of Hope" in the Netherlands

Wałęsa. Człowiek z nadziei (Wałęsa. Man of Hope), a film directed by Andrzej Wajda and co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, was released theatrically in the Netherlands on March 5, 2015.

05.03.2015

Polish filmmakers at the Academy Awards Ceremony!

We invite you to watch exceptional photos which show the Polish filmmakers during the 87th Academy Awards ceremony!

25.02.2015

The Joy of "Ida" and Its Oscar Win

Polish and international media have been commenting on Ida winning Poland's first Oscar in the Best Foreign Language Film category. 

23.02.2015

Triumph of Polish Cinema. An Oscar for "Ida"!!!

Ida, a film directed by Paweł Pawlikowski and co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, received the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film. 

23.02.2015

Another US Win for "Ida"

Ida, a film directed by Paweł Pawlikowski and co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, received the Independent Spirit Award for Best Foreign Film. 

22.02.2015

Interview with Aneta Kopacz

"I became fascinated with a woman who had a very interesting way of writing about everyday life. [...] I really wanted to meet her. I wanted to meet the person who has such a unique way of looking at the world," says Aneta Kopacz, director of the Oscar-nominated documentary Joanna.

16.02.2015

Golden Reel Award for "Warsaw Uprising"

Powstanie warszawskie (Warsaw Uprising), a film co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, received the Golden Reel Award for sound editing.

16.02.2015

Małgorzata Szumowska Wins Silver Bear!

February 14 marked the closing of the 65th Berlin International Film Festival. Polish director Małgorzata Szumowska received the Silver Bear for Best Director for her feature BODY/CIAŁO. 

14.02.2015

"The Performer" Awarded at Berlin IFF

February 12 at the 65th Berlin International Film Festival marked the Think: Film Awards ceremony. These awards are presented in the festival's Forum Expanded section. One of the awarded films is Performer (The Performer), a film by Maciej Sobieszczański and Łukasz Ronduda.

13.02.2015

"Body" World Premiere at Berlinale

The world premiere of BODY/CIAŁO (Body), the latest film by director Małgorzata Szumowska, took place on February 9 at the 65th Berlin International Film Festival.

10.02.2015

"Ida" Wins BAFTA and Goya Awards

Ida, a film directed by Paweł Pawlikowski and co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, has recently received more international awards.

09.02.2015

Screening of "The Performer" at Berlinale

On February 7, at the 65. International Film Festival in Berlin the screening of The Performer took place.

09.02.2015

An Interview with the Creators of "Our Curse"

"Even the worst moments of your life can turn into something positive," say the creators of Nasza klątwa (Our Curse), the Oscar-nominated short documentary that tells the story of parents coming to terms with the fear of Ondine's Curse - a disease with which their newborn son is afflicted.

04.02.2015