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Producers Network: Polish Day

The Producers Network meeting, which took place on May 22 within the framework of the 66th Cannes International Film Festival, featured a presentation of the Polish Film Institute by five film producers from Poland and representatives of the Polish Film Institute.

24.05.2013

Polish Films in Padua

Several Polish films are featured in the lineup of the River Film Festival, which runs from May 28 through June 9, 2013 in Padua.

24.05.2013

Polish Films at Zlin Film Festival

Several Polish films co-financed by the Polish Film Institute will screen at the 53rd International Film Festival for Children and Youth, which runs from May 27 through June 1, 2013 in Zlin.

22.05.2013

Interview with Ari Folman in Cannes [video]

The Congress, directed by Ari Folman and co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, was the opening film of this year's Directors' Fortnight (Quinzaine des Réalisateurs). The film's world premiere took place place on May 16.

21.05.2013

Wolrd premiere of "The Big Leap"

The world premiere of the Polish-Swedish short The Big Leap will take place on the 24th of May at the SIFF - 39th Seattle International Film Festival. The Polish premiere has already been confirmed at 53rd Krakow Film Festival.

21.05.2013

"Traffic Department" at Moscow IFF

Drogówka (Traffic Department), a film directed by Wojciech Smarzowski and co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, will screen in Main Competition at the 35th Moscow International Film Festival, which runs from June 20 through June 29, 2013.

20.05.2013

"The Congress": Press Reviews

After The Congress, directed by Ari Folman and co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, had its world premiere at the 66 th Cannes International Film Festival, reviews of the film were published in both Polish and international press.

20.05.2013

Polish Filmmakers at the 66th Cannes IFF

May 15 marks the launch of the 66th edition of the Cannes International Film Festival. The festival lineup features four films co-financed by the Polish Film Institute. The Cannes International Film Festival runs through May 26.

14.05.2013

Polish Animations at Careof DOCVA

Thanks to a project known as the identi_TY Animated Film Festival, audiences in Milan will have an opportunity to see the works of young Polish animation artists between May 21 and May 25, 2013.

10.05.2013

"The Christening" in Austria

May 24, 2013 will mark the Austrian premiere of Chrzest (The Christening), a film directed by Marcin Wrona and co-financed by the Polish Film Institute.

10.05.2013

"Fuck For Forest" at Sheffield

On June 13, Fuck For Forest by Michał Marczak will screen at the 19th Sheffield Doc/Fest International Documentary Film Festival.

09.05.2013

Polish Films in Oberhausen

The jury of the 59th Oberhausen International Short Film Festival awarded Tomasz Popakul's animated film Ziegenort and gave special mention to Rogalik, a student film by Paweł Ziemilski.

08.05.2013

"Felix, Net i Nika..." Recognized

Felix, Net i Nika oraz Teoretycznie Możliwa Katastrofa (Felix, Net and Nika and the Theoretically Possible Catastrophe), an adventure film for young audiences directed by Wiktor Skrzynecki, has received the award for Best Feature Film in the Mixed Media category (combining live-action with animation and special effects) at the International Family Film Festival, which ran from May 1 through May 5 at the Raleigh Studios in Hollywood.

08.05.2013

Exhibition on Polański in Dresden

The 'Roman Polański. Actor. Director' exhibition, co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, opened on May 4, 2013 at the Ignacy Kraszewski Museum in Dresden.

06.05.2013

Polish Films in Saragossa

Several Polish films will screen in Saragossa between May 7 and May 28, 2013. The event is co-financed by the Polish Film Institute.

06.05.2013

Award Nominations for "Sanctuary"

Sanctuary, a film directed by Norah McGettigan and co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, has been nominated for the British Independent Film Awards in the following four categories: Best Film, Best Director, Best Actress (nomination for Anne-Marie Duff) and Best Supporting Actress (nomination for Agnieszka Żulewska). As part of the British Independent Film Festival lineup, Sanctuary will screen in ten cinemas across the United Kingdom.

29.04.2013

370,000 EUR for Polish Cinemas

At the most recent session of the Europa Cinemas expert committee, Polish cinemas received funding in the total amount of 370,000 euros.

26.04.2013

A. Holland Retrospective in Brussels

A retrospective of films by Agnieszka Holland will run in Brussels from May 4 through June 30, 2013.

26.04.2013

"In Darkness": in Belgian Cinemas

W ciemności (In Darkness), a film directed by Agnieszka Holland and co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, will be released in cinemas across Belgium on May 15, 2013.

26.04.2013

Polish Guests at Producers Network

The Producers Network meeting within the framework of the 66th Cannes International Film Festival will feature a special presentation of the Polish Film Institute, attended by five film producers from Poland.

26.04.2013

19th Polish Film Spring in Budapest

The 19th annual Polish Film Spring in Budapest will run from May 7 through May 14, 2013. The event is co-financed by the Polish Film Institute.

26.04.2013