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Poland (16)

This month we speak with Jaroslaw Skulski, the programmer of Kino Fenomen in Kielce, Poland.
This month we speak with Marlena Gabryszewska, the manager of Kino Elektronik. The cinema opened three years ago but it is already one of the most important cinemas in Warsaw.…
This month we speak with Leszek Kopeć, the Director of the Gdynia Film Centre, Gdynia Film School and the Polish Film Festival in Gdynia.
This month we speak with Piotr Olak, the CEO, director and programmer of Kino Luna from Warsaw, Poland. Luna means moon in Latin, but the true inspiration for the cinema’s…
This month we speak with Adam Pazera, the director and programmer of Cinema Światowid in Katowice, Poland.
This month we speak with Bogdan Balicki, founder and vice-president of the Polish nongovernmental organisation Fundacja Wspierania Kultury Filmowej Cyrk Edison and co-programmer of the cinemas Agrafka and KIKA.
This month we speak with Ewa Jaskólska, the head of Cinema Café Falenica Station/Kinokawiarnia Stacja Falenica which celebrates its 5th anniversary in 2015 and is new to the Europa Cinemas …
This month we speak with Roman Gutek, head of the New Horizons Association, a non-profit organisation founded in 2003, which organises film festivals such as T-Mobile New Horizons IFF, the…
This month we speak to Małgorzata Kuzdra, the manager of Kino Muza in Poznan, Poland. Opened in December 1908, Kino Muza is one of the oldest cinemas in the world…
This month we speak with Klara Bogusławska, Manager for Cinema Distribution, and Mariusz Krasowski, CEO - Proxy, about Kinoteka Multiplex, a cinema located in the heart of Warsaw.
This month we spoke to Urszula Biel, the manager of Kino AMOK from Gliwice, Poland. Opened in 1993, AMOK is an art house cinema specialised in Polish and European films.…
This month FNE speaks with Sławomir Fijałkowski, the manager of Charlie Cinema from Łódź, Poland. In the past 20 years, Kino Charlie has become a flagship of Polish art house…
FNE together with Europa Cinemas continues its Cinema of the Month series. In recognition of the hard work and excellence of European cinema operators we choose a cinema from each…
FNE spoke to Marek Michalik, the programmer of Dolnośląskie Centrum Filmowe, Lower Silesia Film Centre from Wrocław, Poland which is slated to join the Europa Cinemas network in January 2013. 
This month we focus on Poland and Iza Wierzbinska who is manager of the Muranow Cinema in Warsaw.
This month we focus on Poland and Marynia Gierat who is the manager of the Krakow cinema Pod Baranami FNE together with Europa Cinemas

Fact box Poland


Population: 37.7 m (2018)
GDP per capita in USD: 15,751.23 USD (2018)
Total admissions: 59.7 m (2018)
Box office: 263.9 m m EUR (2018)
Box office domestic films: 79.8 m EUR (2018)
Admissions per capita: 1.5 (2018)
Number of feature films produced: 50 (2018)
Average ticket price in EUR: 4.49 (2018)
PISF Operational Programmes budget: 32.2 m EUR (2017)

(Source: the Polish Film Institute)

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Box Office Top Ten 2017

Letters To Santa 3 PL 13,656,708 EUR
Botox PL 11,541,217 EUR
Star Wars: The Last Jedi US 10,165,121 EUR
Art of Love PL 8,629,559 EUR
Despicable Me 3 US 7,944,911 EUR
Sing US 6,039,252 EUR
Pirates of the Carribean: Dead Men Tell No Tales US 6,009,411 EUR
Fifty Shades Darker US 5,949,211 EUR
Smurfs: The Lost Village US 4,730,990 EUR
The Fate of the Furious US 4,612,709 EUR

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