PRODUCTION: Polish 3D Thriller in Production

Written by Katarzyna Grynienko

WARSAW: Polish director Maciej Odoliński had moved into production with Hot Date 3D. The thriller will be shot in Warsaw, Poznań and Nowy Tomyśl. Hot Date 3D follows a crook who tries to seduce an innocent teenager and use her for criminal purposes. The girl faces an uneven struggle for her life. The lead characters will be played by Paweł Wilczk and Sylwia Biedroń.

The film is produced in 3D technology by Digital Quest Films (www.dqfilms.com) in co-production with TBA Group (www.tbagroup.pl), Colour Pictures and a local broadcaster from Poznań WTK (www.wtk.pl). The digital effects and post-production will be handled by The Chimney Pot (www.chimney.pl). The film began shooting on 24 November 2011 and will continue through December.

Odoliński is best known for his drama Seven Minutes which starred Przemysław Sadowski. He has also worked with TVN (www.tvn.pl), directing the first episode of the hit show Marked. He was awarded a special mention for best direction at the IFF Off Cinema (www.offcinema.pl) in Poznań as well as the Visual Quality prize at the Slamdance Poland (www.slamdance.com) in Wrocław. He was also the cinematographer for Kroll, the feature debut of Władysław Pasikowski.

The premiere of Hot Date 3D is planned for the second half of 2012.