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"The Touch of an Angel" Wins Two Gold Medals in the USA

The Touch of an Angel movie wins two gold medals at American film festivals.

22.04.2016

"THE DECALOGUE" IN CANNES CLASSICS

Digitally restored television episodes of Dekalog (The Decalogue) — Decalogue 5 (A Short Film About Killing) and Decalogue 6 (A Short Film About Love) will screen in the prestigious Cannes Classics section of the upcoming 69th Cannes International Film Festival.

21.04.2016

"THE MAGIC MOUNTAIN" AWARDED IN ISTANBUL

Czarodziejska góra (The Magic Mountain), a Polish-French-Romanian co-production directed by Anca Damian and co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, received the Audentia Award at the 35th Istanbul International Film Festival.

21.04.2016

MONIKA LENCZEWSKA IS ONE OF VARIETY'S 10 CINEMATOGRAPHERS TO WATCH 2016

Monika Lenczewska has been selected by Variety as one of "10 Cinematographers to Watch 2016."

21.04.2016

Klaudia Śmieja - Producer on the Move 2016

Klaudia Śmieja is among the participants of this year's edition of the prestigious 'Producers on the Move' programme, scheduled to take place between May 14 and May 17 during the 69th Cannes International Film Festival.

21.04.2016

AGNIESZKA SMOCZYŃSKA AND "I, OLGA HEPNAROVA" AWARDED IN VILNIUS

April 14 marked the closing of the 21st 'Kino Pavasaris' International Film Festival in Vilnius. The festival's New Europe New Names section brought the Best Director award for Agnieszka Smoczyńska and the Best Film award for Ja, Olga Hepnarova (I, Olga Hepnarova).

15.04.2016

First Look 2016 - Submissions until 25 May

Locarno’s works in progress sidebar (6 – 8 August 2016), designed as a springboard for the films of the future, will be focusing this year on Polish Cinema, one of Eastern Europe’s most thriving film industries.

15.04.2016

POLISH FILMS IN CINEMAS WORLDWIDE

Throughout the first quarter of 2016, a number of Polish films and co-productions co-financed by the Polish Film Institute havwe been released theatrically abroad. Territories that recently had Polish films in theatrical distribution include Switzerland, Brazil, France, the United Kingdom, the Netherlands, Belgium, Spain, and Denmark.

12.04.2016

"Papusza" in Cinemas in UK

Papusza, a film directed by Krzysztof Krauze and Joanna Kos-Krauze and co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, was released theatrically in UK on April 1, 2016.

01.04.2016

"CARTE BLANCHE" IN CINEMAS IN DENMARK

Carte Blanche, a film directed by Jacek Lusiński and co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, was released theatrically in Denmark on March 31, 2016.

31.03.2016

Happy Easter

Happy Easter from the Polish Film Institute

25.03.2016

"The Red Spider" and "I, Olga Hepnarova" in Czech Cinemas

Ja, Olga Hepnarova (I, Olga Hepnarova) and Czerwony pająk (The Red Spider) co-financed by the Polish Film Instutute was released theatrically in the Czech Republic on March 24, 2016.

24.03.2016

IT'S A WRAP FOR "LES AFFAIRES REPRENNENT"

The shooting for French-Belgian-Polish co-production "Les affaires reprennent" (previously "Grand froid") has come to an end. 

23.03.2016

POLISH FILMS AWARDED IN SOFIA

Córki Dancingu (The Lure) and the Polish-Czech-Slovak co-production Ja, Olga Hepnarová (I, Olga Hepnarová) received awards at the 20th Sofia International Film Festival.

21.03.2016

"KARBALA" IN BULGARIAN CINEMAS

Karbala, a film directed by Krzysztof Łukaszewicz and co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, was released theatrically in Bulgaria on March 18.

18.03.2016

Polish Film Institute and EAVE - new scholarships for Polish producers

Polish Film Institute and European Audiovisual Entrepreneurs, EAVE, a professional training, project development and networking organization for audiovisual producers, launched the partnership that will offer a new scholarship for one Polish producer and project for the EAVE 2017 Producers Workshop.

17.03.2016

"Agnus Dei" in Belgian and Dutch Cinemas

Agnus Dei (Niewinne, Les innocentes), a film directed by Anne Fontaine and co-financed by the Polish Film Institute are released theatrically in March in both Belgium and Netherlands.

17.03.2016

POLISH ANIMATIONS AT THE 40TH ANNECY IFF

The competition lineup of this year's Annecy International Animated Film Festival has been announced. Four Polish films will screen at this year's edition of the festival.

17.03.2016

20TH ANNIVERSARY OF KRZYSZTOF KIEŚLOWSKI'S DEATH

March 13 marks the 20th anniversary of the death of Polish director Krzysztof Kieślowski.

12.03.2016

"The Here After" in Cinemas in UK

The Here After, a film directed by Magnus von Horn and co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, was released theatrically in UK on March 11.

11.03.2016

"THE RED CAPTAIN" IN CZECH AND SLOVAK CINEMAS

Czerwony Kapitan (The Red Captain), a Czech-Slovak-Polish co-production directed by Michal Kollár and co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, was released theatrically in the Czech Republic and Slovakia on March 10, 2016.

10.03.2016