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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

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

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

"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

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

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

"Agnus Dei" in Cinemas in Australia

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 Australia on April 27, 2017.

28.04.2017

"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

NEW ROMAN POLAŃSKI'S FILM IN CANNES LINE-UP

Roman Polański's new feature Based on a True Story, co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, will screen in official selection at the 70th Cannes International Film Festival, playing out of competition.

28.04.2017

New Horizons' Polish Days Goes to Cannes...

Five Polish films at the production stage will be presented at New Horizons' Polish Days Goes to Cannes during Marché du Film.

27.04.2017

"Loving Vincent" - World Premiere in Main Competition at Annecy!

Twój Vincent (Loving Vincent), a film co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, will have its world premiere at the upcoming Annecy International Animation Film Festival.

25.04.2017

"Scaffolding" co-financed by PISF at 70th Cannes Film Festival

Scaffolding, an international co-production co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, will screen in the ACID section at the 70th Cannes International Film Festival.

21.04.2017

"The Best Fireworks Ever" at 70th Cannes Film Festival

Aleksandra Terpińska’s feature, The Best Fireworks Ever, has been selected for the Short Films section of the 56th edition of La Semaine de la Critique at the Cannes Film Festival! The film was produced by Munk Studio, which operates within the structures of the Polish Filmmakers Association (PFA), and the screening in Cannes will be its world premiere.

21.04.2017