Polish Coalition For Film Education

WARSAW: Polish Film Institute has initiated a special agreement between public institutions, schools and independent organizations to improve the film education among the Polish school youth: the Coalition for Film…
21-09-2011

PRODUCTION: Polish Indie Filmmaker Piotr Matwiejczyk in Production

WROCLAW: Leading Polish independent filmmakers is shooting a comedy about the institution of marriage, Wyręczony zaręczony, which translates into a play on words "engaged" and "helped".
20-09-2011

FNE Visegrad 2011 special: Polish Coproductions

WARSAW: Polish engagement in the international film industry becomes more prominent each year, with the results visible not only by the increase in Polish presence at major film events but…
19-09-2011

Sponsoring Gets International Distribution

WARSAW: After a successful screening at the Toronto IFF, the new drama from Małgorzata Szumowska Sponsoring was sold to over a dozen countries including UK, Spain, Brazil and Hongkong.
18-09-2011

FNE Visegrad 2011 Country Focus : Poland

WARSAW: Heading into the last quarter of 2011, Polish cinema is on track to repeat the steady growth that can be observed since 2005. Thanks to the activities of local…
18-09-2011

FESTIVALS: Poland Sends Six Films to Korean Fest

WARSAW: Six films will represent Poland at the 16th Busan IFF taking place in Korea 6-14 October 2011. The selection includes Wymyk (Courage) by Greg Zglinski, marking its international premiere…
13-09-2011

PRODUCTION: Irish-Polish Sanctuary Wraps Shoot

WARSAW: Irish director Norah McGettingan completed filming her debut drama Sanctuary on 10 September 2011. The Irish/Polish coproduction was shot both in Poland and Ireland.
12-09-2011

FESTIVALS: Wroclaw Host 2nd American Film Festival

WROCLAW: The 2nd American Film Festival is scheduled for 15-20 November 2011 in Wroclaw, Poland.
06-09-2011

Obituary: Janusz Morgenstern

WARSAW: Polish film director, writer and producer Janusz Morgenstern, whose career spanned six decades, has died at age 89.
06-09-2011

PRODUCTION: Polish Thriller Debut Vulture in Production

WARSAW: Director Eugeniusz Korin is filming Vulture, a new Polish addition to the classic thriller genre. The shoot, which started on the 12 June 2011, is concluding in early of…
04-09-2011

FNE at Venice IFF 2011: Polish coproduction Land of Oblivion premiers in Venice

VENICE: Land of Oblivion, a Polish coproduction directed by Israeli director Michale Boganim and starring Olga Kurylenko and Andrzej Chyra, will have its world premiere on 3 September 2011 in…
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Albany Films Picks Up My Name is Ki

WARSAW: The new Paris-based sales company Albany Films International handled by Germain Labeille has picked up Leszek Dawid's debut feature Ki (My name is Ki), which is screening at the…
01-09-2011

PRODUCTION: TVN Shooting Series Agatha’s Law

WARSAW: Polish private broadcaster TVN is preparing a new original series entitled Agatha's Law (Prawo Agaty) to premiere in 2012. It will be the first classical law series made in…
31-08-2011

Battle Of Warsaw 1920 Sets US Premiere

Battle Of Warsaw 1920, a 3D major costume production directed by Jerzy Hoffman, will have its American premiere on 14 and 15 October at the Mauvico Rosemont cinema in Chicago.
31-08-2011

Polish Coproduction Carnage Premieres in Venice

Roman Polański's film Carnage, a coproduction between Poland, Franc, Spain and Germany, has its international premiere on 1 September at the 68th Venice IFF.
30-08-2011

PRODUCTION: September Shoot for Fabicki's Love

WARSAW: Sławomir Fabicki will start shooting his new psychological drama Love on 10 September 2011 in Warsaw. The 30-day shoot will conclude on 20 October, on locations in Warsaw, Plock,…
29-08-2011

Poland's Flying Machine Premieres in Beijing

The Flying Machine had its official premiere screening in the Forbidden City Concert Hall in Beijing on August 30 as a part of celebration of the Polish Presidency in European…
29-08-2011

TLC Produces Bride Reality Series

WARSAW: The TLC channel is working on a Polish version of the British reality format Don't Tell The Bride, a first of many local productions planned for 2012. Don't Tell…
28-08-2011

Polish Films at Lincoln Center

WARSAW: On the initiative of the Polish Film Institute, the Film Society of Lincoln Center and the Polish Cultural Institute of New York are presenting a week of contemporary Polish…
25-08-2011

PRODUCTION: Czech's Najbrt Shoots Polish Film in Krakow

KRAKOW: Czech film director Marek Najbrt is shooting his new project entitled Polish Film. The shoot will continue in Krakow through September 2011. The premiere is planned for 2012 at…
25-08-2011