PRODUCTION: Komeda Animated Doc in Production

WARSAW: Komeda Nad Poznaniem (Komeda Over Poznań), an original documentary devoted to the Polish music composer Krzysztof Komeda Trzciński, is being shot in Warsaw. The premiere is planned for December…

TVN Group adds Monolith Films to Pay TV

TVN, the operator of the 'n' DTH platform, has signed a long term agreement to add titles distributed by Monolith Films to its HD offer.

FNE - IDF DocBloc: Plus Camerimage: Call For Entries

Plus Camerimage, an international film festival dedicated to the art of cinematography, takes place November 26 - December 3, 2011 in Bydgoszcz, Poland. The festival is accepting submissions for its…

Frozen Stories Nominated for EFA Award

LOCARNO: The Locarno IFF announced the selection of Frozen Stories by Grzegorz Jaroszuk as its nominee for the European Film Academy short film award.

PRODUCTION: Polish-Israeli Coproduction Shoots in Łódź

LODZ: Edward Etler is filming a psychological drama The Silver Fox Of Felicia T. in Lodz, with the shoot continuing through September.

FESTIVALS: In Darkness Selected for Special Screening in Toronto

WARSAW: Five Polish films will screen in the Toronto IFF, all of them supported by the Polish Film Insitute. In Darkness by Agnieszka Holland will have its world premiere in…

FESTIVALS: Four Polish Films Selected for Montreal

WARSAW: Four Polish films have been selected to screen in the Toronto IFF, with two headed for the main competition. Czarny czwartek. Janek Wiśniewski padł (Black Thursday), the latest film…

PRODUCTION: TVN Shooting Julia in Krakow

KRAKOW: Polish private broadcaster TVN has started production on Julia, a new daytime dramatic series about a runaway bride starting her life over. The series will premiere in January 2012.

PRODUCTION: Szumowska shooting Nowhere

WARSAW: Małgorzata Szumowska is shooting the drama Nowhere, a coproduction with CANAL+, through September 2011.

PRODUCTION: Jan Kidawa-Błoński Shooting You Will Never Know

WARSAW: Jan Kidawa-Błoński, the director of Little Rose, is shooting a post-war drama entitled You Will Never Know. Filming started on 4 August 2011 and will end on 12 September.

PRODUCTION: Borcuch in Development with Lasting Moments

WARSAW: Jacek Borcuch, director of All That I Love, is developing Lasting Moments, a drama that once again deals with the problems of youth.

My Father’s Bike goes into Production

WARSAW: Piotr Trzaskalski begins filming his third feature My Father's Bike on 16 August 2011. The Polish-language film is produced by siblings Marta Plucińska and Paweł Pluciński, owners of the…

PRODUCTION: Big Love in Postproduction

WARSAW: Barbara Białowąs has finished shooting her feature film debut Big Love, a deconstruction of the image of an ideal love.

CNN Signs with Poland's TVN

WARSAW: Polish commercial broadcaster TVN has signed an exclusive distribution contract with CNN Newsource for content available in Polish.

Three Polish Films Head to Venice

Three Polish accents appeared in the line-up of the 68th Venice International Film Festival.

Krakow Film Commission Finances Six Films

KRAKOW: The Krakow regional film fund will support six new projects, including three feature films, two documentaries and one animation with a total of 1.150 million PLN.

Polish HD Launch of Romance TV

WARSAW: Romance TV Polska ( ) will launch in Poland on 1 September 2011 on the DTH platform "n".

Hungarian Success at New Horizons IFF

WROCLAW: The Grand Prix of the 11th New Horizons IFF ( and 20,000 euros went to Attenberg (Greece 2010) directed by Athina Rachel Tsangari. Sándor Kardos's Gravedigger (A sírásó, Hungary…

French films make major gains at Polish box office

WARSAW: French films made major gains at the Polish box office in 2010 compared to 2009 with 6.050.224 Euros earned by French films in 2010 compared to 1 463 955…
29-07-2011 m

Play Poland Film Festival bring Polish films to UK

WARSAW: The Play Poland Film Festival ( will be bring Polish cinema to audiences in Scotland from 2 August to 25 September with screenings in Glasgow and Edinburgh. Sponsored in…