Polish film crisis averted

The Polish film industry have effectively protested against the loss of the headquarters of the The Documentary and Feature Films Studio (WFDiF,www.wfdif.com.pl).
24-05-2009

Sweet Rush directed Adrzej Wajda:Supported by PISF

Sweet Rush (Polish: Tatarak), directed by the acclaimed Andrzej Wajda, is partly based on a short story by Polish writer Jarosław Iwaszkiewicz. Wajda previously made three films based on Iwaszkiewicz's…
20-05-2009

The Polish Film Institute every year backs the production of a wide range of short films.

Some of this year's best have been collected into the programme Polish Shorts. Polish Shorts are available to screen on demand at the Short Film Corner at the lower level…
20-05-2009

PinoTV introduces 2.0 television to Poland

Pino Group had just launched the first 2.0 television platform on the Polish market, providing users with a chance to produce and broadcast their own TV channels.
18-05-2009

Cyfrowy Polsat sees strong first quarter gains

Cyfrowy Polsat, Poland's leading DTH provider, posted first quarter gains on the strength of a 28% growth in its subscriber base.
18-05-2009

Production: Kolski casting Venice

Polish director Jan Jakub Kolski is in casting for a young boy to play the lead in his film Venice, about an 11-year-old who builds an imaginary city in his…
17-05-2009

TVN posts first quarter loss

Commercial Polish broadcaster TVN posted a first quarter 2009 loss of PLN 29 million (6.5 million Euro), compared with a PLN 63 million profit in first quarter 2008.
14-05-2009

Production: Polish-Slovenian jazz documentary in development

Polish Film Studio KALEJDOSKOP will be working with Slovenian Arcus Film on a musical documentary.
14-05-2009

Esterhazy locks up German distribution

At least one of the Polish short films presented at Cannes has been guaranteed a theatrical afterlife: Esterhazy, from director Izabela Plucinska.
14-05-2009

Polish films at Cannes

The Polish Film Institute (PSIF) hosts an ambitious presentation of features and short films on Wednesday, May 20, following the Lars von Trier co-production, Antichrist, which premiered in Cannes.
11-05-2009

EFP Producer on the Move: Poland's Andrzej Jakimowski

Independent Polish filmmaker/producer Andrzej Jakimowski, will arrive in Cannes for EFP's Producers on the Move with his new project The Touch, now in development.
07-05-2009

Regional fund plans September launch

Poland's Masovian region will launch a 1 million zloty (€230,000) regional film fund in September, 2009, after officially signing the fund in late April.
05-05-2009

Production: New "30 minutes" film wraps

Andrzej Munk Studio is wrapping up Demakijaż, a feature composed of three short movies produced for its "30 minutes" program
03-05-2009

FESTIVALS: Triple Win in Houston for Polish director Jacek Bromski

God's Little Garden by Polish director Jacek Bromski (Produced by Studio Filmowe Oko www.sfoko.com.pl) won three prizes at the 42. International Film Festival in Houston: Special Award of the Jury,…
30-04-2009 m

Polish media bill introduced

Poland's hotly debated new media bill, which could shift public broadcasting financing from TV households to the government budgert, had its first reading at the Polish Sejm (parliament) on April…
26-04-2009