PRODUCTION: Apple Film Production in Postproduction with The Pleasure Principle

WARSAW: The crime thriller series The Pleasure Principle written by Maciej Maciejewski and directed by Dariusz Jabłoński is the first international drama series originated, shot and made as a coproduction…
26-03-2019

PART III: Polish 30% Cash Rebate Guide - Reimbursement

WARSAW: Projects produced in Poland can receive a generous 30% of get back funds for Polish and international titles. Check our special FNE guide to see how the producers are…
19-03-2019

PART II: Polish 30% Cash Rebate Guide - How to Apply?

WARSAW: The newly introduced Polish cash rebate offers generous 30% of get back funds for Polish and international productions. Check our special FNE guide to see how you can apply…
11-03-2019

PART I: Polish 30% Cash Rebate Guide - Application and Eligibility

WARSAW: New Polish cash rebate scheme, designed to bring in more international projects, offers a reimbursement of 30% of Polish production costs. Check out FNE guide to see who can…
06-03-2019

PRODUCTION: Patryk Vega Shoots Child Trafficking Drama in Thailand and Poland

BANGKOK: Box office hit director Patryk Vega is currently shooting the crime drama Small World about child trafficking in Bangkok.
01-03-2019

Polish Box Office Hit Racks Up International Sales

WARSAW: Polish box office hit Miszmasz czyli Kogel Mogel 3 by Kordian Piwowarski has been sold by London-based Magnetes Ltd in 16 countries, including the USA, Canada, the UK, Germany,…
27-02-2019

PRODUCTION: Małgorzata Szumowska Shoots Her First English Language Film

WARSAW: The awarded Polish director Małgorzata Szumowska is currently shooting her first English language film, The Other Lamb. The film is an Irish/US/Belgian coproduction by Academy Awarded producers David Lancaster…
26-02-2019

Polish 30% Cash Rebate Scheme Now Active

Warsaw, 22nd February 2019 - 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…
25-02-2019

The Clergy and Cold War Win Golden Tapes for Best Domestic Film Released in 2018

WARSAW: The Clergy by Wojciech Smarzowski and Cold War by Paweł Pawlikowski were awarded ex-aequo with the Golden Tapes award for best domestic film released in Polish cinemas in 2018.…
20-02-2019

Domestic Comedy Dominates Polish Box Office

WARSAW: Miszmasz czyli Kogel Mogel 3 by Kordian Piwowarski, a revamped sequel of a popular comedy series of the 80s, is the most watched title in Poland with over 1.8…
15-02-2019

PRODUCTION: Polish Minority Coproduction on Mostafa Derkaoui in Postproduction

WARSAW: The documentary Freely, Mostafa Derkaoui / Librement, Mostafa Derkaoui by Sophie Delvallée, a coproduction between France, Morocco and Poland, is in its final stage of postproduction.
13-02-2019

FNE at Berlinale 2019: Review: Mr Jones

BERLIN: Veteran Polish director Agnieszka Holland delivers a strong Berlin competition entry with Mr Jones a Polish, UK, Ukrainian coproduction that is sure to draw widespread attention because of the…
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ASC Awards for Łukasz Żal and Giorgi Shvelidze

WARSAW: Polish cinematographer Łukasz Żal won the top feature award from the American Society of Cinematographers for Cold War, while Georgian Giorgi Shvelidze received the Spotlight Award for Namme.
11-02-2019

New Distribution Support for Polish Films Abroad

WARSAW: The Polish Film Institute has introduced a new support scheme for distribution of Polish films abroad with priority focus on art-house cinema.
10-02-2019

FNE at Berlinale 2019: Polish Film in Berlin

Polish films & talents in Berlin 2019 - Meet us at Polish Cinema Stand Gropius Bau #162
10-02-2019

IKH Pictures Promotion Picks Up Three Polish Debut Films to Showcase at Berlinale 2019

WARSAW: IKH Pictures Promotion has picked up Used Up directed by Małgorzata Imielska, Iron Bridge directed by Monika Jordan-Młodzianowska and Supernova directed by Bartosz Kruhlik for international sales. The company…
09-02-2019

Cold War Dominates Polish Eagles Nominations

WARSAW: Paweł Pawlikowski's Academy Award nominated drama Cold War received the most nominations (12) for the Polish Film Awards - The Eagles. The nominations were announced on 6 February 2019.
07-02-2019

PRODUCTION: HBO Europe Preps Third Season of The Pack in Poland

WARSAW: The shoot for the third season of the crime drama series The Pack / Wataha starring Leszek Lichota will start in Bieszczady on 17 February 2019. The previous seasons…
01-02-2019

GRANTS: Polish Film Institute Finances Micro-budget Films in New Category

WARSAW: The Polish Film Institute started financing micro-budget projects and distributed 970,634 EUR / 4,165,000 PLN to seven projects in the first grant session.
29-01-2019

Another Record Year for Polish Cinema

WARSAW: Polish cinema had another record year, with 59.7 m total admissions and 263.9 m EUR total gross. Polish films had 19.8 m admissions, compared to 13.5 m in 2017.…
28-01-2019