Winners of the ScripTeast Award 2019

The Krzysztof Kieslowski ScripTeast Award 2019 for the Best Script from Eastern Europe has been presented at the 72nd Cannes Film Festival for the thirteenth time.


"Little Soul" Appreciated In Cannes

Co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, the animation "Little Soul" by Barbara Rupik received the third prize in the Cinéfondation competition at the 72nd Cannes Film Festival.


Filming For "The Black Mill" Has Started

Filming for the film "The Black Mill" - the new title of the creators "Behind the Blue Door" has started. The film is co-financed by the Polish Film Institute.


Polish presence at the 72nd Cannes IFF

The 72nd Cannes Film Festival begins on May 14. Polish animations will take part in the student short film competition - Cinéfondation, and Polish productions and Polish artists will be present during many festival events.


Małgorzata Staroń – Producer On The Move 2019

Polish producer Małgorzata Staroń is one of this year's participants of the prestigious "Producers on the Move" programme, taking place at the 72nd Cannes International Film Festival.


Paweł Pawlikowski in the Jury of the Main Competition of 72nd IFF in Cannes

Polish director Paweł Pawlikowski will sit on the Jury of the Main Competition of the 72nd edition of the International Film Festival in Cannes.


"The Little Soul" by Barbara Rupik and "Roadkill" by Leszek Mozga at the 72nd Cannes FF

In the student short film competition - Cinéfondation during the 72nd Cannes International Film Festival, the animations "The Little Soul" by Barbara Rupik, produced by the Film School in Łódź and "Roadkill" by Leszek Mozga will be shown.


Happy Easter

Happy Easter from the Polish Film Institute


A New Location Of Polish Stand At The Cannes Market

The Polish stand organized by the Polish Film Institute will be located in Village International in the immediate vicinity of the Palais Festival and other national cinematography stands.


Polish Films at the 41st Moscow IFF

The productions co-financed by the Polish Film Institute were included in the program of the 41st Moscow International Film Festival.


New Horizons Polish Days Goes To Cannes 2019

Five Polish films at the production stage will be presented at Marché du Film as part of the New Horizons' Polish Days Goes to Cannes program.


Submit your project at Warsaw Kids Film Forum until the end of May

The call for projects for the 3rd edition of Warsaw Kids Film Forum, an international coproduction forum aimed at children’s market, was launched today. WKFF is the industry part of the Kids Film Festival and will take place from 25th to 27th of September 2019.


Producers Network During The 72nd Cannes IFF

Five Polish producers will take part in 16th edition of Producers Network which will take place within the framework of the 72nd Cannes International Film Festival.


Maciej Zieliński Awarded in Los Angeles

Maciej Zieliński received the best music award for the film "Alaska Is a Drag" during the NewFilmmakers awards gala in Los Angeles.


Agnieszka Holland is shooting "Charlatan" in the Czech Republic

It was precisely in 1 April that the first clapperboard was shut in Mladá Boleslav prison by the renowned Polish filmmaker Agnieszka Holland directing "Charlatan". The crew will spend most of April on location in the Central Bohemia region.


"Pity" Nominated For Greek Film Awards

Co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, the Greek-Polish co-production "Pity" received eight nominations for the Greek Film Awards.


Polish Documentary Films at Hot Docs 2019

Five Polish documentary films were included in the program of the International Documentary Films Festival Hot Docs in Canada. The festival will start on April 25.


"Winter Flies" Awarded With The Six Czech Lions

The film "Winter Flies" co-financed by the Polish Film Institute directed by Olmo Omerzu on Saturday 23 March won six Czech Lions - the most important film awards in the Czech Republic, including the best film.


Change Of The Seat Of THe Polish Film Institute

On March 25 this year The Polish Film Institute will change its seat.


Polish Screenwriters On Canneseries

Małgorzata Biedrońska and Agata Koschmieder, represented by Match&Spark, qualified for the prestigious Canneseries event.


Overview Of Polish Female Documentalists’ Films In Madrid

On 6 March 2019, an overview dedicated to Polish documentary makers Ellas: Nuevo Documental Polaco is launched in one of the largest cultural centers in Madrid – Matadero. The screenings will include films by Anna Zamecka, Marta Prus, Monika Pawluczuk and Agnieszka Zwiefka will be presented.