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"Birds Are Singing in Kigali" in Main Competition at Karlovy Vary IFF

Ptaki śpiewają w Kigali (Birds Are Singing in Kigali) by Joanna Kos-Krauze and Krzysztof Krauze will screen in Main Competition at the 52nd Karlovy Vary International Film Festival. 

30.05.2017

TWO AWARDS FOR ALEKSANDRA TERPIŃSKA'S SHORT AT 70TH CANNES IFF

Aleksandra Terpińska's film Najpiękniejsze fajerwerki ever (The Best Fireworks Ever) received the Canal+ Award and Rail d'Or at the 70th Cannes IFF.

26.05.2017

"FROST" PREMIERE AT 70TH CANNES IFF

May 23 marked the premiere of Frost, a film directed by Sharunas Bartas, at the 70th Cannes IFF.

24.05.2017

Kuba Czekaj wins 11th edition of ScripTeast

ScripTeast Award Winner was announced during 70th Cannes IFF. The winner is “Sorry Poland” by Kuba Czekaj.

24.05.2017

Cannes 2017 - COOPERATION AGREEMENT BETWEEN Film Institutes from Poland and Lithuania

On 22 May, 2017 at the 70th Cannes IFF, representatives of the Polish Film Institute and the Lithuanian Film Centre signed an agreement to strengthen cooperation. 

22.05.2017

Polish Cinema at the 70th Cannes IFF

17 May saw the start of the 70th International Film Festival in Cannes. The programme features events related to Polish cinema and films co-financed by the Polish Film Institute.

22.05.2017

Digitally Remastered "Man of Iron" Screening in Prestigious Cannes Classics

A digitally-remastered print of Andrzej Wajda's 1981 film Człowiek z żelaza (Man of Iron) was presented at the 70th Cannes International Film Festival in the prestigious Cannes Classics section. 

22.05.2017

Memories from Cannes: Małgorzata Szumowska

Marcin Zawiśliński interviews director Małgorzata Szumowska for the special issue of biweekly Viva! Polish Cinema at the 70th Cannes International Film Festival.

22.05.2017

Dariusz Jabłoński re-elected as deputy head of EPC

Dariusz Jabłoński, head of the Polish Film Academy, has been re-elected as deputy head of the European Producers Club.

22.05.2017

Memories from Cannes: Agnieszka Holland

Marcin Zawiśliński interviews director Agnieszka Holland for the special issue of biweekly Viva! Polish Cinema at the 70th Cannes International Film Festival.

22.05.2017

Memories from Cannes: Krzysztof Zanussi

Marcin Zawiśliński interviews director Krzysztof Zanussi for the special issue of biweekly Viva! Polish Cinema at the 70th Cannes International Film Festival.

22.05.2017

Memories from Cannes: Jerzy Skolimowski

Marcin Zawiśliński interviews director Jerzy Skolimowski for the special issue of biweekly Viva! Polish Cinema at the 70th Cannes International Film Festival.

22.05.2017

Krystyna Janda - Woman of Iron

Ola Salwa interviews actress Krystyna Janda for the special issue of biweekly Viva! Polish Cinema at the 70th Cannes International Film Festival.

19.05.2017

"Afterimage" in US Cinemas

Powidoki (Afterimage), a film directed by Andrzej Wajda and co-financed by the Polish Film Institute will be released theatrically in the US on May 19, 2017. 

16.05.2017

"Afterimage" in Cinemas in Bulgaria

Powidoki (Afterimage), a film directed by Andrzej Wajda and co-financed by the Polish Film Institute was released theatrically in Bulgaria on May 12, 2017.

12.05.2017

"Agnus Dei" in Cinemas in Greece

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 Greece on May 11, 2017.

11.05.2017

"The Last Family" in Czech and Hungarian Cinemas

Ostatnia Rodzina (The Last Family), a film by Jan P. Matuszyński was released theatrically in the Czech Republic and Hungary on May 11.

11.05.2017

Dorota Kobiela on Variety's List of 10 Animators to Watch

Variety has published its selection of ten animators to watch. One of this year's chosen animators is Dorota Kobiela, co-creator of the painted animation film Loving Vincent.

04.05.2017

"Afterimage" in Hungarian Cinemas

Powidoki (Afterimage), a film directed by Andrzej Wajda and co-financed by the Polish Film Institute was released theatrically in Hungary on May 4, 2017.

04.05.2017

Maria Blicharska - Producer on the Move 2017

Polish producer Maria Blicharska is one of this year's participants of the prestigious "Producers on the Move" programme, taking place from May 19 through May 23 at the 70th Cannes International Film Festival.

03.05.2017

"United States of Love" in cinemas in Italy

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 Italy on April 27, 2017.

28.04.2017