Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!
Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!
"ZUD" AT 2016 BERLINALE
Zud, the feature debut by Marta Minorowicz, co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, has been selected to screen in the Generation Kplus competition at the 66th Berlin International Film Festival.
"ESCAPE FROM THE 'LIBERTY' CINEMA" DVD RELEASE IN THE UK
January will mark the UK DVD release of Wojciech Marczewski's Ucieczka z kina 'Wolność' (Escape from the 'Liberty' Cinema) by Second Run. The film was previously available on DVD as part of the Polish Cinema Classics Vol. II collection, released in 2013.
"I, OLGA HEPNAROVÁ" AT 2016 BERLINALE
Ja, Olga Hepnarová (I, Olga Hepnarová), a co-production between the Czech Republic, Poland and Slovakia, directed by Tomáš Weinreb and Petr Kazda and co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, will screen in the Panorama section of the upcoming 66th Berlin International Film Festival.
POLISH EDITOR WINS EUROPEAN FILM AWARD
Jacek Drosio received the European Editor 2015 award of the European Film Academy for his work on Body/Ciało (Body), a film directed by Małgorzata Szumowska and co-financed by the Polish Film Institute.
"THE HERE AFTER" IN CINEMAS IN SWEDEN AND NORWAY
The Here After, the feature debut by director Magnus von Horn, co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, was released theatrically in Sweden and Norway.
"Papusza" on DVD in Sweden
December 7, 2015 marks the Swedish DVD release date for Papusza by Krzysztof Krauze and Joanna Kos-Krauze.
WOJCIECH STAROŃ AWARDED IN TALLINN
At the 19th Black Nights Film Festival in Tallinn, Wojciech Staroń received the Jury Prize for Best Cinematographer for his work on Świt (Dawn).
POLISH-ISRAELI PROJECT WINS AT TORINO FILMLAB
The eighth edition of Torino FilmLab, a side event of the Torino IFF, brought an award for AA, a Polish-Israeli project by director Jack Faber.
"REFUGIADO" WINS ARGENTINIAN FILM ACADEMY AWARDS
Refugiado, a Polish-Argentinian co-production co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, received the awards of the Argentinian Film Academy for Best Film, Best Screenplay, Best Editing, and Best Director.
Conversation with Jonathan Silverman
We are talking to Jonathan Silverman form co-founder of Intrinsic a production agency, which has just opened an office in Warsaw via a partnership with Warsaw-based agency High Spot.
"DON JUAN" WINS AT 2015 IDFA
The winner of this year's International Documentary Film Festival in Amsterdam (IDFA) is Don Juan, a film by Jerzy Śladkowski.
"SOMETHING BETTER TO COME" NOMINATED FOR PGA AWARDS
Nadejdą lepsze czasy (Something Better to Come), a film directed by Hanna Polak and co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, is one of five films nominated for the awards of the Producers Guild of America.
"THE MAGIC MOUNTAIN" WINS IN AMIENS
Czarodziejska góra (The Magic Mountain), an international co-production directed by Anca Damian and co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, won the 35th edition of the Amiens International Film Festival in France.
"RED SPIDER" WINS IN CAIRO
Czerwony pająk (The Red Spider), a film directed by Marcin Koszałka and co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, received the grand prize of the second edition of the Cairo International Film Critics Week.
2015 CAMERIMAGE WINNERS
Winners of this year's Camerimage International Festival of the Art of Cinematography have been announced. The event was co-financed by the Polish Film Institute.
INTERNATIONAL AWARDS FOR "K2 - TOUCHING THE SKY"
K2. Dotknąć nieba (K2 - Touching the Sky), a documentary film directed by Eliza Kubarska and co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, has recently won awards at three different international film festivals.
"TRUE CRIMES": INTERNATIONAL CO-PRODUCTION SHOOTING IN KRAKOW
An international co-production called True Crimes is currently filming in Krakow.
Polish Films in Lineup at 46th IFF of India
Several Polish films will screen at the 46th International Film Festival of India in Goa, which runs from November 20 through November 30, 2015.
"BROTHERS" WIN IN MINSK
Bracia (Brothers), a film directed by Wojciech Staroń, received the Grand Prize at the Listapad IFF in Minsk. Aleksandra Maciuszek received special mention for her film Casa Blanca.
"THE RED SPIDER" AWARDED IN ARRAS
Czerwony pająk (The Red Spider), a film by Marcin Koszałka, received the prestigious Prix de la Critique award of the French Syndicate of Cinema Critics at the Arras International Film Festival.