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Second edition of the New Europe Warsaw Sessions

The second edition of the New Europe Warsaw Sessions will take place on 23-27 June. This year the organizers will do an open day for everyone who is interested in promoting European cinema.

18.06.2019

The First "Incentives" Contract Signed!

The first contract after the entry into force of the law on financial support for audiovisual production has been signed! A production that will benefit from the so-called incentives is "The Black Mill".

10.06.2019

Polish Animations At The 43rd Festival In Annecy

Polish animations were included in the program of one of the most important animated film festivals - the 43rd Animated Film Festival in Annecy.

04.06.2019

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.

29.05.2019

"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.

27.05.2019

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.

20.05.2019

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.

09.05.2019

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.

02.05.2019

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.

29.04.2019

"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.

23.04.2019

Happy Easter

Happy Easter from the Polish Film Institute

19.04.2019

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.

18.04.2019

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.

18.04.2019

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.

16.04.2019

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.

15.04.2019

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.

08.04.2019

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.

08.04.2019

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.

05.04.2019

"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.

03.04.2019

"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.

01.04.2019

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.

01.04.2019