"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.


"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.


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.


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.


"Polish 100!" Polish Film Classics In Dreamliners Lot

The 100 most important Polish feature films, documentaries and animations from the last hundred years will be shown periodically in the next two years on board of LOT's long-haul aircraft - thanks to the joint venture of the Polish Film Institute and Polish Airlines "Polish 100!".


Marcin Koszałka and Michał Fojcik Nominated to GOPO Awards

11 nominations for the Romanian Film Awards GOPO for Polish-Romanian co-production titled "Love 1: Dog" directed by Florin Şerban, including nominations for Polish filmmakers – Marcin Koszałka (best cinematography) and Michał Fojcik (best sound).


The Polish 30% cash rebate scheme is active now

The new Polish 30% cash rebate scheme that was announced last year is active now. The scheme is based on first come, first serve rule and the Polish Film Institute has just began to accept applications.


Małgorzata Szumowska Started Cooperation With The "Whiplash" Film Producers

On February 11, the shootings to the first English-language film by Małgorzata Szumowska began. The production includes, among others, producers of the movie "Whiplash". TrustNordisk is an international sales agent.


ASC Award for Łukasz Żal for "Cold War" Cinematography

Łukasz Żal received the ASC award granted by the American Association of Cinematographers (ASC) for cinematography for the  'Cold War', co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, directed by Paweł Pawlikowski.


Agata Kulesza and Andrzej Chyra star in a new international coproduction "Parquet"

Andrzej Chyra and Agata Kulesza will play leading roles in the new drama "Parquet" by Aleksandr Mindadze.