Broadcasting Council says Polish media will run out of funds

An amendment to the Polish licence fee bill will significantly redyce income from the fees, the main source of funding for Poland's public media.
03-03-2010

Reverse sweeps Polish Eagles

The 12th Polish Eagles ceremony held in Warsaw on March1 crowned Reverse, directed by Borys Lankosz, as the most awarded Polish film of the past year.
01-03-2010

FNE Interview with Agnieszka Holland

In an exclusive interview, Agnieszka Holland spoke with FNE about the significance of Poland's "Oscars" the Polish Eagles, new trends in Polish cinema, and her criteria of voting for the…
28-02-2010

Polish Eagle for Stawiński

Polish scriptwriter and director Jerzy Stefan Stawiński will receive a Polish Eagle for Lifetime Achievement at the film industry's gala ceremony on March 1.
24-02-2010

Mañana picks up Turkish Berlinale winner

Polish arthouse distribution company Mañana will distribute the Honey (Bal) by director Semih Kaplanoglu, the Berlinale Golden Bear winning film from Turkey.
22-02-2010

Poland awaits Polish Eagles awards

The prestigious Polish Film Awards, the Eagles will take place March 1 in Warsaw. Members of the Polish Film Academy have chosen the nominees in 16 categories.
21-02-2010

Poland's Vivarto picks up Sundance's Peepli

Polish distributor Vivarto has acquired indian film Peepli Live following its successful debut at the Sundance film festival.
21-02-2010

VOD Debuts in Poland

Onet.pl has launched video on demand programming in Poland, with pay-per-view, as well as free advertise-supported programming including TV series.
16-02-2010

Camerimage Director Says Fest To Leave Łódź

WARSAW: Marek Żydowicz, the director of the Plus Camerimage Festival, has announced he will move the event away from its home in the Polish city of of Łódź after the…
15-02-2010

Polish major ITI Cinema Buys Sara Johnsen’s UPPERDOG for Multikino release

Polish ITI Cinema (www.iticinema.com.pl) has closed a deal for the Norwegian film UPPERDOG directed by Sara Johnsen for the polish market. ITI Group, is the owner of multiplex Multikino S.A.…
13-02-2010

FNE in Berlin: Poland Fields Slate of Five Films in EFM

BERLIN: Polish director Roman Polanski is not expected on the red carpet tonight but his film Ghost Writer has dominated the buzz here in Berlin.
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EFP Shooting Star Agata Buzek

Her talent earned her the title of the most promising young Polish actress; after appearing in Polish film for many years, Agata Buzek is finally in the international spotlight.
11-02-2010

FNE Interview with Angieszka Odorowicz

1 What was the most important development in the Polish film industry over the past year? Since the establishment of the Polish Film Institute in autumn of 2005 the Polish…
09-02-2010

FNE VISEGRAD Country Focus: Film production in Poland

FNE VISEGRAD Country Focus: Film production in PolandDespite the economic crisis, 2009 was a strong year for Polish film production. with 48 features completed.While down from the 60 produced in…
09-02-2010

FNE VISEGRAD FORUM: Coproductions in Poland

FNE VISEGRAD FORUM: Coproductions in PolandDespite a lack of tax rebates, Poland is becoming more open to coproductions, usually with one or two partner countries.Polish producers usually apply for national…
09-02-2010

FNE VISEGRAD Country Focus: Impact of the financial crisis on Polish film

FNE VISEGRAD Country Focus: Impact of the financial crisis on Polish filmWhile the global financial crisis is affecting film production, 2009 is shaping up to be a record year for…
09-02-2010

FNE Visegrad Country Focus: Poland 2009

FNE Visegrad Country Focus: Poland 2009Poland with the sixth largest population in the Europe and the seventh largest GDP has taken its place as one of the most important members…
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Poland pins Oscar hopes on Rabbit

Rabbit à la Berlin, a Polish coproduction directed by Bartek Konopka will compete for the Best Short Documentary Award at the 82nd Academy Awards edition.
03-02-2010

Warner Bros Poland signs first look deal with San Graal

Warner Bros. Entertainment Polska announced a production and distribution deal with Polish filmmaker, Andrzej Saramonowicz and his production company San Graal.
28-01-2010

Poland considers second digital TV multiplex

Poland's Office of Electronic Communications and the National Broadcasting Council are considering a second and possibly third multiplex for transmission of digital TV channels.
18-01-2010