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"Spoor" in Cinemas in Finland

Pokot (Spoor), a film directed by Agnieszka Holland and co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, was theatrically released in Finland on July 28, 2017.

20.07.2017

Polish Days 2017 titles announced

Polish Days titles announced for New Horizons IFF. Dorota Kędzierzawska’s Speedway, Borys Lankosz’s Dark, Almost Nighttime and Magnus von Horn’s Sweat among 25 projects in Poland’s most important industry showcase. Polish Days is co-organized by the Polish Film Institute.

18.07.2017

"United States of Love" in Cinemas in Spain

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 Spain on July 7, 2017.

10.07.2017

Jowita Budnik and Eliane Umuhire awarded in Karlovy Vary

At 52nd Karlovy Vary International Film Festival the award for the best female performance went together to Jowita Budnik and Eliane Umuhire for their roles in "Birds Are Singing in Kigali" by Joanna Kos-Krauze and Krzysztof Krauze.

08.07.2017

"Birds Are Singing in Kigali": Excellent Reviews Following Karlovy Vary Premiere

Ptaki śpiewają w Kigali (Birds Are Singing in Kigali), a film by Joanna Kos-Krauze and Krzysztof Krauze, had its premiere screening on July 4 at the Karlovy Vary International Film Festival. The film received wide acclaim among film critics.

07.07.2017

"The Lure" in Cinemas in Thailand

Córki Dancingu (The Lure), the feature debut by Agnieszka Smoczyńska, co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, was released theatrically in Thailand on July 6, 2017.

07.07.2017

French-Moroccan-Polish co-production is a wrap

The shooting in Poland has just wrapped for the documentary The Director’s Chair, Mostafa Derkaoui, directed by Sophie Delvallée and co-produced by Entertain Pictures.

03.07.2017

"THE LAST FAMILY" NOMINATED FOR THE LUX PRIZE

Nominations for the European Parliament's Lux Prize were announced at the 52nd Karlovy Vary IFF. One of this year's ten nominees is Ostatnia Rodzina (The Last Family), a film directed by Jan P. Matuszyński and co-financed by the Polish Film Institute.

03.07.2017

"Afterimage" in Cinemas in Spain

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

30.06.2017

"Marie Curie" in US Cinemas

Maria Skłodowska-Curie (Marie Curie. The Courage of Knowledge), a film directed by Marie Noëlle and co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, was released theatrically in the US on June 30.

30.06.2017

"Loving Vincent" and Maciej Pieprzyca Awarded at Shanghai IFF!

Twój Vincent (Loving Vincent) won the Award for Best Animation Film and Maciej Pieprzyca won the Award for Best Director (Jestem mordercą/I'm a Killer) at the 20th Shanghai International Film Festival.

26.06.2017

Polish Films at 52nd Karlovy Vary IFF

June 30 marked the start of the 52nd Karlovy Vary International Film Festival, one of the key film events in Eastern Europe. One of the films competing for this year's Crystal Globe award is Ptaki śpiewają w Kigali (Birds Are Singing in Kigali) by Joanna Kos-Krauze and Krzysztof Krauze. Other sections of the festival also feature Polish films in their line-up.

26.06.2017

Warsaw Kids Film Forum - Registration for Observers

Registration for Observers – accredited participants of the Warsaw Kids Film Forum - is open until August 18th.

19.06.2017

"Loving Vincent" Awarded at Annecy

Twój Vincent (Loving Vincent), a film co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, received the Audience Award at Annecy International Animation Film Festival. The film screened in Main Competition.

19.06.2017

"Agnus Dei" in Cinemas in Austria

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 Austria on June 16, 2017.

16.06.2017

"Afterimage" in Cinemas in Japan

Powidoki (Afterimage), a film directed by Andrzej Wajda and co-financed by the Polish Film Institute was released theatrically in Japan on June 10, 2017.

10.06.2017

FOCUS ON POLAND AT EDINBURGH IFF

The 70th Edinburgh International Film Festival runs from June 21 through July 2. This year's edition features a special section dedicated to Polish cinema.

08.06.2017

WINNERS OF THE 57TH KRAKOW FILM FESTIVAL

Winners of the 57th Krakow Film Festival were announced on June 3. The festival is co-financed by the Polish Film Institute.

04.06.2017

"MARIE CURIE" IN SPANISH CINEMAS

Maria Skłodowska-Curie (Marie Curie), a film directed by Marie Noëlle and co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, was released theatrically in Spain on June 2.

02.06.2017

"I AM A MURDERER" IN MAIN COMPETITION AT SHANGHAI IFF

Jestem mordercą (I Am a Murderer), a film directed by Maciej Pieprzyca and co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, has been selected to screen in Main Competition at the 20th Shanghai International Film Festival.

31.05.2017

Cannes 2017 - Call of European Film Directors

During the 70th Cannes IFF the Federation of European Film Directors (Fédération Européenne des Réalisateurs de l’Audiovisuel) published the call of European Film Directors. 

31.05.2017