Financial incentives for audiovisual production in Poland
The system of financial incentives for audiovisual production is planned for 2019.
INTERNATIONAL DISTRIBUTION OF "COLD WAR"
Co-financed by the Polish Film Institute Polish-British-French co-production will be released in the United States on December 21st. Amazon Studios will be distributing the Polish Oscar candidate.
Jarosław Kamiński Wins European Film Award!
Jarosław Kamiński is this year's laureate of the European Film Award for the Best Editor, for the film "Cold War" directed by Paweł Pawlikowski, co-financed by the Polish Film Institute.
"Cold War" Nominated for the European Film Awards in Five Categories
"Cold War", a film directed by Paweł Pawlikowski and co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, received a total of five nominations for this year's European Film Awards.
32nd AFI Fest in Los Angeles
This year, November 8-15, the 32nd AFI Fest in Los Angeles will take place.
"Cold War" within EFP LA Screenings
On November 7-20, European Film Promotion (EFP) will present to the members of the American Academy, journalists and American distributors 25 European titles that have a chance to be nominated for the Oscar. The list includes "Cold War".
"Cold War" nominated for BIFA
"Cold War", a film directed by Paweł Pawlikowski and co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, has been nominated for the 21st British Independent Film Awards in the Best International Independent Film category.
Polish Films at 28th Cottbus Film Festival
Polish cinema is present in almost all sections of the 28th international review of East-European cinema Cottbus Film Festival.
New Short Film Selection & Awarding Procedure
More Festivals in More Countries to Select Candidates for the EFA Short Film Category.
Polish creative documentary "Diagnosis" goes to IDFA
"Diagnosis", a film about the subconscious of a city, directed by Ewa Podgórska, has been selected to the First Appearance Competition during one of the biggest and most prestigious documentary film festivals in the world IDFA. The producer of the film is Małgorzata Wabińska (Entertain Pictures).
"Zhalanash - Empty Shore" and "Volte" At Shortlist To Cinema Eye Honors
The documentary films "Zhalanash - empty shore" and "Volte" co-financed by the Polish Film Institute were included in the shortlist to one of the most important awards that a documentary film can receive - Cinema Eye Honors. Nominations will be announced on November 8th .
STANISŁAW ZABOROWSKI WITH EMERGING PRODUCER TITLE
Stanisław Zaborowski received the Emerging Producer title, which is awarded at the International Documentary Film Festival in Jihlava, Czech Republic.
"Another Day of Life" nominated for European Film Award
On October 23, 2018 European Film Academy announced nominees for the European Film Award in Animated Feature Film category. One of nominated films is „Jeszcze dzień życia” („Another Day of Life”) by Damian Nenow and Raúl de la Fuente, co-financed by the Polish Film Institute.
Polish films at 31st IDFA
Polish films once again will be presented be in the most important sections of the 31st edition of the IDFA festival in Amsterdam. The event will take place on November 14-25.
"Cold War" in Swiss and Spanish Cinemas
Co-financed by the PFI - Polish Film Institute, the film "Cold War" directed by Paweł Pawlikowski will be screened in Switzerland and Spain in October.
"ANOTHER DAY OF LIFE" AND "HIGH LIFE" AWARDED AT SAN SEBASTIAN
Co-financed by the PFI - the Polish Film Institute, international co-productions "Another Day of Life" and "High Life" were appreciated during the International Film Festival in San Sebastian.
"Cold War" by Paweł Pawlikowski selected as Poland’s entry for an Oscar
Oscar Committee chaired by Jan A.P. Kaczmarek unanimously chose the film "Cold War" by Paweł Pawlikowski as the Polish candidate for the Oscar in the category "Best Foreign Language Film".
New Europe Film Sales launches a talent initiative
Warsaw-based New Europe Film Sales starts an annual talent initiative in its home town. The event will introduce talents from Poland and abroad to a leading film executives.
GREAT RECEPTION OF "HIGH LIFE" AT THE TORONTO FESTIVAL
The international co-production “High Life” co-financed by the Polish Film Institute met with enthusiastic reception at the Toronto International Film Festival.
FILM "THE RIVER" AWARDED IN VENICE
Co-produced by The Polish Film Institute, the co-production "The River" was awarded at the International Film Festival in Venice. The Polish co-producer of the film is Madants.