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Programme of the 7th EMiGRA Festival Featured

2019-10-24

24th October, Thursday – 18.00-20.00
The Mazovia Institute of Culture– Elektoralna 12

EMiGRA – LITERATURE

18.00-20.00
Emigration – Double identity – meeting with the writer Manuela Gretkowska and Brygida Helbig-Mischewski – Polish writer living in Berlin. Excerpts from the author's books will be read by Maria Maj – actress TR Warszawa. The meeting is moderated by Elżbieta Szymańska (MIK) and Romuald Mieczkowski (Vilnius)

25 October, Friday – 18.00 – 22.00
The Mazovia Institute of Culture– Elektoralna 12

OPENING OF THE FESTIVAL (invitations only)

18.00
Struggle: The Life and lost works of Stanisław Szukalski-dir. Ireneusz Dobrowolski, USA 2018, 115 min.
Special guests – Anna and Ireneusz Dobrowolscy, creator of the film about Stanisław Szukalski. The meeting is moderated by film journalist Anna Tatarska

26 October, Saturday – 12.00-22.00
The Mazovia Institute of Culture– Elektoralna 12

EMiGRA – LITERATURE

11.30-13.00
Tajemniczy sojusznik / Secret Sharer – dir. Piotr Fudakowski, UK 2014, 103 min.
Joseph Conrad or Józef Korzeniowski? – Meeting with Magda Heydel, translator of English literature and author of translations of works by Joseph Conrad. The interview will be conducted by the editor and journalist Wojciech Szot.

14.00-15.30 – special screening
Niebo bez gwiazd / A Sky Without Stars – dir. Katarzyna Dąbkowska, Poland 2018, 52 min.
Meeting with the film’s protagonist Robert Zarzecki and Katarzyna Dąbkowska.

EMiGRA – FAR MIDDLE EAST

15.40-17.40
Arabic Secret – dir. Julia Groszek, Poland 2019, 65 min.
Tożsamość w czasach globalizacji – spotkanie z Haliną Chehab, tłumaczką książki Amina Maaloufa Zabójcze tożsamości i bohaterem filmu Kamilem Filipkiem – prowadzi Monika Antkiewicz
Identity in times of globalization – Meeting with Halina Chehab, the translator Amina Maalouf’s book entitled “Deadly Identity” and the film’s protagonist of the film Kamil Filipek – moderated by Monika Antkiewicz

17.50-18.40
Polskie orlęta na pakistańskim niebie / Polish Eaglets Over Pakistan – dir. Anna Teresa Pietraszek, Poland 2008, 51 min.

EMiGRA – KOMEDA

19.00
Exile from Paradise – Komeda by Żądło – Concert of Krzysztof Komedy Music performed by Leszek Żądło (Munich)
About Komeda, Zośka and others- ameeting with the stepson of Krzysztof Komeda, Tomasz Lachem. The interview will be led by Artur Wolski and Elżbieta Szymańska (MIK)

20.00
Komeda – muzyczne ścieżki życia / Komeda. A Soundtack For Life – dir. Claudia Buthenhoff-Duffy, Poland 2010, 52 min.

24-27 October, Sala Elektorska MIK
Komeda Exhibition – The Calendar of life – Andrzej Rumianowski’s exhibition based on the materials from the archives of Zofia Komedno-Trzcińska transferred to the Museum of Jazz by her son Tomasz Lach

27th October, Sunday – 12.00-17.00
The Mazovia Institute of Culture– Elektoralna 12

EMiGRA – EGZOTICA

11.00-11.50
Los Polacos –Anna Plaszczyk, Maciej Lubczański, Poland 2008, 24 min. Special guest – Ela Borrell-Alvarez (Cuba/Berlin)

EMiGRA ON A RED CANADIAN COUCH

12.00-13.30
Red couch story –Ela Kinowska  and Piotr Sobierajski, Canada 2019, 52 min. Special guests – Ela Kinowska (Kyrgyzstan /Canada) and Piotr Sobierajski (Canada)

EMiGRA – SPORT

14.40-15.10
Tylko krew / Just Blood – dir. Grzegorz Jankowski, Poland/USA 2019, 27 min. Special guests – Janusz Kozioł i Janusz Pindera. The meeting will be moderated by Sławomir Sobczak (Chicago)

EMiGRA – LITERATURE

15.50-18.30
Gombrowicz. I, genius. I, emigrant – meeting with Klementin Suchanow – author of the biography of Witold Gombrowicz. The interview will be led by Brygida Helbig-Mischewski (Berlin) and Elżbieta Szymańska (MIK)

27th October, Sunday – 19.00-21.00
The Mazovia Institute of Culture– Elektoralna 12

Festival Awards ceremony (invitations only)

Barbara Kwiatkowska-Lass in the memories of Leszek Żądło (Munich)

26th October, Saturday – 16.00-20.00
Meeting History House –  Karowa 20

EMiGRA – HISTORY

16.00
Izrael zaczął się w Polsce / Israel Started in Poland – dir. Jan Grzyb, Filip Frąckowiak, TVP Polonia 2018, 56 min. Meeting with the creators of the film – Jan Grzybe and Filip Frąckowiak (TVP Polonia) – Led by Tomasz Kuba Kozłowski (Meeting History House)

PREMIERE

18.00
Żołnierze niechciani – Błękitna Armia – reż. Piotr Latałło, Polska/USA 2019, 50 min. Spotkanie z twórcami filmu – Maciejem Kuszewskim i Sławomirem Sobczakiem (Chicago) – prowadzi Tomasz Kuba Kozłowski (DSH)

27th October, Sunday at 13.00
Meeting History House –  Karowa 20

EMiGRA – HISTORY

13.00
Strajk / Strike – dir. Volker Schlöndorff, Poland/Germany 2007, 104 min. Special guest – Dr. Tomasz Snarski (Gdańsk). The meeting will be led by Tomasz Kuba Kozłowski (DSH)

27th October, Sunday – 12.00-17.00
Pożyteczna Cafe – Nowy Świat 58

COMPETITION FILMS

Pokucka troja – dir. Mirosław Rowicki, Studio Filmowe Kuriera Galicyjskiego, Lviv 2018, 21 min.

Portret / Portrait – dir. Olga Wasilewicz, Belarus/Poland 2019, 11 min.

I stało się pięknem  – dir. Sol Janik, Argentina 2019, 62 min.

Podróż / Journey– di. Mariola Wiśniowska, Poland/Germany 2017, 12 min.

My Womb – dir. Martina Trepczyk, Austria 2018, 4 min.

Gdy prysły zmysły - Magdalena Marszałkowska and Małgorzata Wojcieszyńska, Austria/Slovakia 2018, 5 min.

Walc dla motyla – realizacja Magdalena Marszałkowska and Małgorzata Wojcieszyńska, Austria/Slovakia 2019, 5 min.

Zaćmienia / The Blackouts– dir. Oliwia Tonteri, Jerem Tonteri, Finland 2018 , 53 min.

Phantom – dir. Sebastian Królak, UK/Italy 2018, 10 min.

Cudzoziemcy w Powstaniu Warszawskim / Foreigners in the Warsaw Uprising – dir. Małgorzata Brama, Poland 2018, 38 min.

Lot do wolności / Flight To Freedom – dir. Grzegorz Linkowski, TVP 2019, 52 min.

Pomiędzy / In Between – dir. Monika Meleń, TVP 2018, 19 min.

The organizers reserve the right to change the program.