23-11-2010

Hot Bird Award for Kino Polska

By FNE Staff

Kino Polska received its second Hot Bird TV Award in a ceremony in Venice in the category "Cinema." Kino Polska programme director Joanna Rozen Wojciechowska accepted the award.

Kino Polska (www.kinopolska.pl) won out over German channel KinoVelt TV and British station Star Gold.

"I am surprised and very happy. Our television is created with passion and love for Polish movies. We are the only television in the world which shows Poland, its history and history of Polish cinematography . We are unique on the world scale," Wojciechowska said in her acceptance

Piotr Reisch, CEO of Kino Polska TV said, "It's a big success for Kino Polska TV. We are proud that thanks to us the world can learn more about Polish artists. We're glad that our work has been appreciated by the international jury, gained recognition in eyes of experts. Hot Bird TV Award; it's a privilege and obligation regarding our viewers "

Kino Polska TV is available on all digital platforms and through most cable operators in Poland with household coverage of 7.5 million.