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"FROST" - AN INTERNATIONAL CO-PRODUCTION AT THE 70th CANNES FILM FESTIVAL

The film "Frost" ("Szron"), a minority co-production co-financed by the PFI - Polish Film Institute and directed by Šarūnas Bartas, has qualified for the Quinzaine des Réalisateurs (Directors' Fortnight) section at the 70th Cannes Film Festival.

21.04.2017

"Afterimage" in Cinemas in Greece

Powidoki (Afterimage), a film directed by Andrzej Wajda and co-financed by the Polish Film Institute was released theatrically in the Greece on April 20, 2017.

20.04.2017

SOFA - The application period for the two-part workshop has started

SOFA - School of Film Agents is entering the fifth round: Director Nikolaj Nikitin and his team invite future culture managers and film agents to participate in two workshops in Warsaw and Tbilisi, taking place in 2017/2018.

18.04.2017

"Spoor" in Czech Cinemas

Pokot (Spoor), a film directed by Agnieszka Holland and co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, was released theatrically in the Czech Republic on April 20, 2017.

18.04.2017

"11 Minutes" in Cinemas in France

11 minut (11 Minutes), a film directed by Jerzy Skolimowski and co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, was released theatrically in France on April 19.

18.04.2017

"Time to Go" in Cannes!

Koniec widzenia (Time to Go), a short film directed by Grzegorz Mołda and co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, is one of nine films from around the world that will compete for the Palme d'Or in the Short Films Competition at the 70th Cannes International Film Festival.

12.04.2017

"The Last Family" in Cinemas in Sweden

Ostatnia Rodzina (The Last Family), a film by Jan P. Matuszyński was released theatrically in Sweden on April 12.

12.04.2017

"United States of Love" in Cinemas in Greece

Zjednoczone Stany Miłości (United States of Love), a film directed by Tomasz Wasilewski and co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, was released theatrically in Greece on April 20, 2017.

10.04.2017

FCP at Locations Show in LA

The AFCI Locations Show and Global Production & Finance Conference take place on 6-8 April in Los Angeles.

07.04.2017

"The Last Family" and "Close Ties" Awarded in Vilnius

Two Polish films received top laurels in their respective competition sections at the "Kino Pavasaris" International Film Festival. Both films are co-financed by the Polish Film Institute.

07.04.2017

PISF Announces List of Supported Minority Co-Productions

In this year's first round of applications, the Polish Film Institute granted financial support to eight international minority co-productions. Among these are the latest films by Polański, Kragh-Jacobsen, and Serban.

06.04.2017

"Asiunia and Her Lucky Father" - Work in Progress

Work on the animated movie about the history of Professor Joanna Papuzińska entitled Asiunia and her lucky father is in progress.

04.04.2017

MoMA Presents: Wojciech Has's The Noose and How to Be Loved

Celebrating the publication of Annette Insdorf’s Intimations: The Cinema of Wojciech Has, MoMA presents the New York premiere theatrical runs of Has's feature debut, The Noose and How to Be Loved

04.04.2017

"Spoor" in Cinemas in Slovakia

Pokot (Spoor), a film directed by Agnieszka Holland and co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, was released theatrically in Slovakia on April 6, 2017.

03.04.2017

"All These Sleepless Nights" In US Cinemas

Michał Marczak's Wszystkie nieprzespane noce (All These Sleepless Nights), co-financed by the Polish Film Institute and awarded at Sundance, was released theatrically in the US on April 7, 2017.

03.04.2017

"Afterimage" in Czech Cinemas

Powidoki (Afterimage), a film directed by Andrzej Wajda and co-financed by the Polish Film Institute was released theatrically in the Czech Republic on March 30, 2017.

30.03.2017

Show your film in Warsaw

Films can now be submitted online for participation in the 33rd edition of Warsaw Film Festival. 

24.03.2017

"Agnus Dei" in Cinemas in Estonia

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 Estonia on March 31, 2017.

23.03.2017

"United States of Love" in Cinemas in France

Zjednoczone Stany Miłości (United States of Love), a film directed by Tomasz Wasilewski and co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, was released theatrically in France on April 5.

23.03.2017

POLISH FILMS AT 2017 HOT DOCS

The Hot Docs International Documentary Film Festival in Toronto runs from April 27 through May 7. The lineup of this year's edition of the festival features six Polish documentaries.

22.03.2017

2017 POLISH FILM AWARDS: "WOŁYŃ" WINS BEST FILM

Wojciech Smarzowski's Wołyń (Hatred) was voted Best Polish Film at the Polish Film Awards. Wołyń co-financed by Polish Film Institute won 9 awards.

21.03.2017