PRODUCTION: Polish TVN in Postproduction with Drama Inspired by Real Life Events

WARSAW: Jan Holoubek is in postproduction with 25 Years of Innocence. The Case of Tomek Komenda, a drama following the tragic story of a man who had served 18 years…
12-12-2019

PRODUCTION: Maciej Drygas in Production with Polish/Lithuanian Doc Trains

WARSAW: Acclaimed Polish director Maciej Drygas is currently in production with Trains, a documentary he is also producing through Drygas Film Production in coproduction with Rasa Miškinytė through Lithuania’s Era…
10-12-2019

GRANTS: Polish Film Institute Supports Three New Feature Films

WARSAW: The Polish Film Institute supported the production of three new feature films with 981,787 EUR / 4.2 m PLN in the 3rd and last batch of funding for 2019.
09-12-2019

PRODUCTION: Sequel To Young Audience Hit Double Trouble In Postproduction

WARSAW: Triple Trouble / Tarapaty 2, a sequel to the Polish hit live action children film Double Trouble / Tarapaty, wrapped shooting in the last week of November 2019 and…
06-12-2019

GRANTS: Polish Film Institute Supports 12 New Documentaries

WARSAW: The Polish Film Institute allotted 698,459 EUR / 2.9 m PLN for the production of 12 documentaries at its third session of financing in 2019.
05-12-2019

Discovery Channel Picks Up US/Polish Doc

WARSAW: The Discovery Channel has acquired the US/Polish documentary Who Will Write Our History and will broadcast it in January 2020.
29-11-2019

The Pack Season 3 to Open Across HBO Europe Territories

WARSAW: The third season of the hit Polish series The Pack / Wataha will open across all HBO Europe territories on 6 December 2019.
26-11-2019

PRODUCTION: Dustin Loose Shoots German/Polish Ein Sommer

GDYNIA: The German/Polish coproduction Ein Sommer is shooting in the Trójmiasto region in northern Poland. The drama directed by Dustin Loose is supported by the Polish 30% tax incentive scheme.…
25-11-2019

Call for New Edition of European Training Programme EKRAN+ 2019

WARSAW: EKRAN+, organised by Wajda Studio, is accepting applications for its training programme focusing on the creative pre-production process based on shooting practice. Deadline for applications is 1 December 2019.…
20-11-2019

FESTIVALS: Joker Wins Main Prize at Camerimage 2019

TORUN: Joker DoP Lawrence Sher won the Golden Frog in the main competition of the 27th edition of Camerimage, a festival which celebrates the art of cinematography. The Bronze Frog…
18-11-2019

Kids Kino.Lab Announces 2019/2020 Participants

WARSAW: The 4th edition of the international script development programme Kids Kino.Lab, formerly known as Kids Film.Pro, has announced its tutors and participants in advance of its first session of…
18-11-2019

GRANTS: Poland Supports Five Minority Coproductions

WARSAW: The Polish Film Institute gave 2.7 m PLN / 630,014 EUR in minority international coproduction funding to five international projects.
15-11-2019

Roman Polański Coming to Poland for 24th CINERGIA Cinema Forum

LODŹ: Oscar winner Roman Polański will be the guest of the closing gala of the 24th European Cinema Forum CINERGIA, despite skipping Venice, where the inclusion of his film An…
08-11-2019

Magnus von Horn’s Sweat Picked Up by New Europe Film Sales

WARSAW: An upcoming drama from Magnus von Horn Sweat was picked up by Jan Naszewski’s Warsaw-based sales outlet New Europe Film Sales, that will manage world sales for the title.…
08-11-2019

Canal+ Polska Buys Kino Świat

WARSAW: The Pay TV channel Canal+ Polska has purchased 70 percent of Polish film distributor Kino Świat.
06-11-2019

Polish/Czech Pleasure Principle Sold to ZDF

WARSAW: Beta Film has sold the Polish/Czech TV series The Pleasure Principle directed by Dariusz Jablonski to ZDF to be broadcast on ARTE.
04-11-2019

Prizes and Distinctions 7th EMIGRA 2019

International jury in the including Bożena Intrator (USA), Dr Małgorzata Przedpełska-Bieniek, Liliana Komorowska (Canada), Krzysztof Magowski, Janusz Dymek, Piotr Latałło (USA), Romuald Mieczkowski (Lithuania) chose from 42 films from around…
31-10-2019

Kino Polska TV Moves into Feature Film Production

WARSAW: Kino Polska TV is launching a production unit with plans for five feature films already in the works.
29-10-2019

Discovery, TVN and Cyfrowy Polsat to Launch Joint VoD Service

WARSAW: Discovery and Cyfrowy Polsat have signed a joint venture agreement to create a joint VoD platform that will offer productions of TVN Group, Telewizja Polsat and external entities. The…
28-10-2019

Corpus Christi Picked Up for North America

WARSAW: Jan Naszewski’s New Europe Film Sales announced that Film Movement acquired North American rights to Jan Komasa’s drama Corpus Christi. The film is Poland’s Oscar entry.
25-10-2019