FESTIVALS: The 9th Transatlantyk IFF Announces Winners

LODZ: German drama System Crasher directed by Nora Fingscheidt snagged the main Distribution Award in the New Cinema Competition of the 9th Transatlantyk International Film Festival. The festival took place…
22-07-2019

PRODUCTION: Władysław Pasikowski Shoots Dogs 3 Starring Bogusław Linda

WARSAW: Polish director Władysław Pasikowski is working on the 3rd instalment of his hit crime action series Dogs starring Bogusław Linda and Cezary Pazura. The premiere is planned for 2020.
16-07-2019

FESTIVALS: The 44th Gdynia Film Festival Announces Lineup

GDYNIA: A total of 16 films will compete in the main competition of the 44th Gdynia Film Festival, set to take place from 16 to 21 September 2019.
15-07-2019

FNE at Transatlantyk Icebreaker: Focus on Development

LODZ: The 3rd edition of the industry event Icebreaker, hosted by Transatlantyk Film Festival, focuses on development with key Polish film professionals sharing their experience both on preparation, legal and…
15-07-2019

FNE at New Horizons 2019: Polish Days Announces Lineup

WROCŁAW: Five complete films, eight works-in-progress and ten pitching projects will participate in the 19th New Horizons IFF's Polish Days programme. The festival takes place in Wrocław 25 July –…
10-07-2019

PRODUCTION: Katarzyna Rosłaniec Develops Polish/Swedish Coproduction Salt Lake

WARSAW: Berlinale Crystal Bear winning director Katarzyna Rosłaniec is in development with Salt Lake, a Polish/Swedish coproduction that has received funding from Creative Europe - MEDIA.
09-07-2019

Polish Film Institute Announces New Script Competition

WARSAW: The Polish Film Institute announced a competition for a screenplay for a full-length feature film on any subject, with the main prize of 7,000 EUR / 30,000 PLN. The…
08-07-2019

FESTIVALS: Transatlantyk Festival Announces Lineup

ŁÓDŹ: The 9th Transatlantyk Festival will take place from 12 to 19 July 2019 in Łódź with a programme of over 200 films, including a selection of international premieres in…
05-07-2019

Warsaw Kids Forum Announces Projects

WARSAW: Warsaw Kids Film Forum, an international co-production forum for films and television series aimed at the children’s market, have selected 25 projects to be pitched at the third edition,…
02-07-2019

Alicja Grawon-Jaksik Named President of KIPA

WARSAW: The Polish Producers Alliance KIPA has elected Alicja Grawon-Jaksik as its new president.
27-06-2019

Animarkt Opens 2019 Applications

ŁÓDŹ: The fourth Animarkt Stop Motion Forum 2019 is accepting applications for its 2019 pitching session through 24 August 2019.
26-06-2019

Top International Film Professionals at New Europe Warsaw Sessions

WARSAW: Warsaw will host the 2nd edition of the New Europe Warsaw Sessions, a series of closed, exclusive meetings between promising directors from Poland and top representatives of the global…
21-06-2019

FESTIVALS: My Polish Girl Wins Grand Prix at Mlodzi i Film Debut Festival

KOSZALIN: The 38th Mlodzi i Film Debut Film Festival in Koszalin ended on 15 June with My Polish Girl by Ewa Banaszkiewicz and Mateusz Dymek winning the Grand Prix, chosen…
17-06-2019

OBITUARY: Polish Director and Screenwriter Ryszard Bugajski Dies at 76

WARSAW: Ryszard Bugajski, one of the most outstanding Polish directors, a screenwriter, a longtime member of the Polish Filmmakers Association, the creator of the famous Interrogation, died in Warsaw on…
10-06-2019

FNE Europa Cinemas: Cinema of the Month, Pałacowe Cinema, Poznań, Poland

This month we speak with Ewa Kujawińska, the Manager of Pałacowe Cinema in Poznań, Poland. Pałacowe is a studio cinema in the best sense of the word. Located in the…
07-06-2019

GRANTS: Mazovia Film Fund Supports 11 Productions

WARSAW: The Mazovia Film Fund chose 11 projects to support with coproduction grants totaling 1.8 m PLN / 420,851 EUR, including new films from Małgorzata Szumowska, Paweł Łoziński and Piotr…
05-06-2019

PRODUCTION: Jacek Bromski in Postproduction with Solid Gold

WARSAW: Jacek Bromski is in postproduction with Solid Gold, a political thriller starring Andrzej Seweryn and Janusz Gajos, inspired by one of the most controversial financial scams in the history…
03-06-2019

New Europe Film Sales Picks Up Tomasz Wasilewski's Fools

WARSAW: New Europe Film Sales picked up world sales rights to Fools by Silver Bear winner Tomasz Wasilewski, a Polish/Romanian/German film produced by Ewa Puszczyńska and Ada Solomon.
03-06-2019

FNE at Krakow Film Festival 2019: Prize Winners

KRAKOW: The 59th Krakow Film Festival of documentary, short and animated film held 26 May - 2 June 2019 awarded its top prize in the International Documentary Competition to Advocate…
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Warsaw Kids Film Forum Deadline Approaches

WARSAW: Warsaw Kids Film Forum, the international coproduction pitching forum for children’s films from CEE territories, is accepting applications for it third edition through 31 May 2019.
30-05-2019