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"Ida" in French and Belgian Cinemas

Ida, a film directed by Paweł Pawlikowski and co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, will be released theatrically in France and Belgium on February 12, 2014.

10.02.2014

Polish Documentaries in Stockholm

Joanna by Aneta Kopacz and Ojciec i syn (Father and Son) by Paweł Łoziński, two documentary films co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, are featured in the lineup of the Tempo festival, which runs from March 4 through March 9, 2014 in Stockholm.

07.02.2014

Polish Presence at Berlinale

The 64th Berlin International Film Festival launched on February 6. The festival lineup features several films co-financed by the Polish Film Institute. This year's edition of the festival runs through February 16.

06.02.2014

"Wałęsa" Nominated

Wałęsa. Człowiek z nadziei (Wałęsa. Man of Hope), a film directed by Andrzej Wajda and co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, has been nominated for a Cinema for Peace Award as Most Valuable Movie of the Year.

05.02.2014

"Jack Strong" in the UK and Ireland

Jack Strong, a film directed by Władysław Pasikowski and co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, will be released theatrically in e United Kingdom and Ireland on February 14, 2014.

04.02.2014

"Ida" in Belgian Cinemas

Ida, a film directed by Paweł Pawlikowski and co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, will be released theatrically in Belgium on February 12, 2014.

04.02.2014

ASC Spotlight Award for "Ida"

Ida, a film directed by Paweł Pawlikowski and co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, received the ASC Spotlight Award for cinematography. The film was lensed by Łukasz Żal and Ryszard Lenczewski.

03.02.2014

Martin Scorsese Presents: Masterpieces of Polish Cinema

February 5, 2014 will mark the opening of "Martin Scorsese Presents: Masterpieces of Polish Cinema", a series of screenings of restored classic Polish films at the Film Society of Lincoln Center in New York City. The event has been co-financed by the Polish Film Institute.

31.01.2014

"Loving Vincent" on Kickstarter

In March 2014, Gdańsk-based animation studio BreakThru Films plans to launch production of Loving Vincent, a feature animated film project co-financed by the Polish Film Institute and directed by Dorota Kobiela. The film focuses on the life and controversial death of Vincent van Gogh as seen through the eyes of the characters of his paintings. February 6 marks the closing date of the project's fundraising campaign on Kickstarter.

27.01.2014

"The Island" Wins in Rotterdam

La Isla (Wyspa / The Island), a 30-minute short feature co-directed by Katarzyna Klimkiewicz [Hanoi-Warszawa (Hanoi-Warsaw), Flying Blind] and Dominga Sotomayor (Thursday Till Sunday), received the Canon Tiger Award at the prestigious Rotterdam International Film Festival.

27.01.2014

New Polish Films in NYC

Kino Polska: New Polish Cinema, a showcase of recent Polish films co-organized by the Polish Film Institute, will take place at the BAMcinématek in New York City between February 19 and February 23, 2014.

27.01.2014

"Gabriel" at International Film Festivals

Gabriel, a film directed by Mikołaj Haremski and co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, has been selected for screening at four film festivals abroad.

24.01.2014

UK: "In the Name Of…" DVD Release

W imię... (In the Name Of...), a film directed by Małgorzata Szumowska and co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, will be released on DVD in the United Kingdom on February 10, 2014.

23.01.2014

Kieślowski Retrospective in Istanbul

From February 6 to February 23, Istanbul will host a retrospective of films by director Krzysztof Kieślowski, co-financed by the Polish Film Institute.

22.01.2014

Polish Films at Jameson Dublin IFF

The twelfth edition of the Jameson Dublin International Film Festival, Ireland's largest film event, will run from February 13 through February 23. The festival's lineup of 135 films features a number of Polish titles.

21.01.2014

"Papusza" Wins in India

Papusza, a film directed by Joanna Kos-Krauze and Krzysztof Krauze and co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, received two top awards at the 12th Pune International Film Festival in India.

17.01.2014

Polish Films in Rotterdam

January 22 will mark the launch of the 43rd Rotterdam International Film Festival. In addition to the world premiere of Małe stłuczki (Little Crushes) and a presentation of Tomasz Wasilewski's latest project at CineMart, the festival lineup also features a number of other Polish productions.

15.01.2014

"The Word" at 2014 Berlinale

Obietnica (The Word), a film directed by Anna Kazejak and co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, will screen in the Generation section of the upcoming 64th Berlin International Film Festival.

14.01.2014

Polish Films in Göteborg

The lineup of the 37th Göteborg International Film Festival, starting on January 24, features several films co-financed by the Polish Film Institute. The festival will also screen a retrospective of animated films by Polish filmmaker Jerzy Kucia.

14.01.2014

Polish Animations at Cartoon Movie

The Cartoon Movie forum, scheduled to take place in March, has recently announced the lineup of this year's edition. Among the 55 films presented at the Lyon event this year are five animated films made by Polish producers.

14.01.2014

"Little Crushes" in Rotterdam

Małe stłuczki (Little Crushes), a film directed by Aleksandra Gowin and Ireneusz Grzyb and co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, will screen at the 43rd Rotterdam International Film Festival. The Rotterdam screening will mark the film's world premiere.

13.01.2014