SFP opens Wroclaw branch

The Polish Filmmakers Association hads opened a new branch in Wrocław to accommodate the needs of a growing community of film professionals in the region.
22-04-2010

Poland honored at Eurovision TV Summit

Public broadcaster Telewizja Polska (www.tvp.pl) was honored for its series Londoners at the Eurovision TV Summit in Lucerne on April 21.
22-04-2010

PRODUCTION: Black Thursday goes into postproduction

Black Thursday, a historical drama about the tragic Polish workers riots of December 1970, directed by Antoni Krauze, completed filming in early April and is now in post-production.
21-04-2010

ERA New Horizons launches film workshop

ERA New Horizons International Film Festival will introduce NEW HORIZONS Studio, a workshop for young film professionals, taking place July 26-29, 2010, as part of this year's festival, running July…
14-04-2010

PRODUCTION: Cezary Pazura prepares his directing debut

Popular Polish actor/singer/comic Cezary Pazura debuts as a director and producer in his comedy titled Weekend.
13-04-2010

Polish Film Institute grants 12 international productions

The Polish Film Institute had granted over 36.4 million PLN (EUR 9.4million) to support new Polish productions, including twelve international projects.
06-04-2010

Agora enters the multiplex cinema market

Agora Group has signed a preliminary agreement to buy out 84% of shares of Centrum Filmowe Helios, the biggest Polish multiplex chain.
05-04-2010

Polsat posts Q4 profits

Cyfrowy Polsat reported that 2009 fourth quarter profits rose 50% over the same period in 2008, to zł.60.5 million.
24-03-2010

PRODUCTION: Leszek Dawid wraps feature debut Ki

Polish director Leszek Dawid has just finished shooting his debut feature Ki, a drama about the problems of a young single mother.
09-03-2010

Poland embraces VOD

Poland's Grupa Onet drew 500,000 viewers in its first three days of VOD service with an offering that included five of the most popular titles available online.
08-03-2010

Polish critics award Dark House

Polish film critics chose Dark House directed by Wojciech Smarzowski as the best Polish Film of 2009 and the White Ribbon by Michael Haneke as the Best Foreign Film.
04-03-2010

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