GRANTS: Polish Film Institute Gives 18 M PLN for Feature Films

WARSAW: The Polish Film Institute chose nine new feature film productions to support and gave development funds to six projects in the first funding session of 2017, including new projects…

More Distribution Deals for 11 Minutes

WARSAW: The drama from Venice IFF 2016 Golden Lion for Lifetime Achievement winner Jerzy Skolimowski, 11 Minutes, premiered in Portuguese cinemas on 19 April 2017, distributed by Zootrope Films.

Agnieszka Holland Film Opens in Czech Republic

WARSAW: Spoor by Agnieszka Holland opens in Czech cinemas on 20 April distributed by CinemArt.

GRANTS: Lodz Film Fund Supports 12 New Productions

ŁÓDŹ: The regional Łódź Film Fund chose 12 projects to support with coproduction grants totaling 1.1 m PLN / 277,500 EUR, including new films from Paweł Pawlikowski and Jan Komasa.

SOFA Heads to Poland and Georgia

WARSAW: SOFA – School of Film Agents has lined up a two-part workshop taking place in Warsaw and Tbilisi for its 2017-2018 season.

GRANTS: Polish Film Institute Supports 15 New Documentary Productions

WARSAW: The Polish Film Institiute gave 2.4 m PLN /565,405 EUR to 15 new Polish documentary films in the first session of financing for 2017.

United States of Love to Open in Greece

WARSAW: Polish cinema is continuing to gain the attention of international cinema audiences. The latest film to have another international theatrical release is Tomasz Wasilewski’s drama United States of Love,…

GRANTS: Polish Film Institute Gives Two Grants for Children’s Productions

WARSAW: The Polish Film Institute supported two productions created for family audiences with over 4 m PLN / 1 m EUR in the first funding session of 2017.

Poland's Last Family Opens in Sweden

WARSAW: The Locarno IFF Best Actor-winning film Last Family by Jan P. Matuszyński will premiere in Sweden on 12 April 2017.

Art Of Love Opens Strong in UK and Ireland

WARSAW: The Polish film Art of Love directed by Maria Sadowska reached 4th place during its opening weekend in the UK and Ireland, and took 11th place in the overall…

GRANTS: Polish-German Film Fund Supports Three Productions

WARSAW: The Polish-German Film Fund supported three films with a total of 240,000 EUR for project development and production.

Berlinale Awarded Spoor Opens in Slovakia

WARSAW: Agnieszka Holland's drama Spoor opened in Slovak cinemas on 6 April distributed by Asociácia Slovenských Filmových Klubov.

GRANTS: Poland Supports Eight Minority Coproductions

WARSAW: The minority international coproduction funding scheme created by the Polish Film Institute will give support totalling over 3.9 m PLN / 920,901 EUR to eight international projects.

United States of Love to Be Distributed in France

WARSAW: United States of Love by writer/director Tomasz Wasilewski will be released in France by Sophie Dulac Distribution on 5 April 2017. The film was awarded a Silver Bear for…

Kino Polska TV's Sales Revenues Increased by 6% in 2016

WARSAW: Kino Polska TV S.A. Capital Group announced that sales revenues increased by 6% comparing to 2015, while revenues were nearly 27 m EUR / 114 m PLN in 2016.

Agnus Dei to Be Released in Estonia

WARSAW: Anne Fontaine’s drama Agnus Dei will be released under the title Süütud by Menufilmid in Estonia on 31 March 2017.

PRODUCTION: TVN in Production with New Rom-Com

WARSAW: Bartłomiej Ignaciuk is currently shooting for TVN his debut feature, the romantic comedy Tax on Love. The premiere is planned for the beginning of 2018.

PRODUCTION: Jacek Borcuch Preps Drama Starring Krystyna Janda

WARSAW: Jacek Borcuch is working on his new drama entitled Volterra and starring the famous Polish actress Krystyna Janda. Shooting is expected to launch in Italy in autumn 2017.

Volhynia Dominates 2017 Polish Eagles

WARSAW: Volhynia dominated the 2017 Polish Film Award The Eagles gala held in Warsaw on 20 March 2017. The box office hit directed by Wojciech Smarzowski was awarded nine prizes…

Art of Love Tops Polish Box Office and Gets UK Distribution

WARSAW: Michalina Wisłocka’s biopic Art of Love, which is currently number one in the general box office in Poland with more than 1.72 admissions, will be released in the UK…