Selection Board and Qualification Board of the 44th FPFF
We already know the composition of the Selection Board of the 44th Polish Film Festival in Gdynia, which will recommend films to participate in the Main Competition. A separate Qualification Board will select films for the Short Film Competition.
Ryszard Bugajski passed away
We were saddened to have received the news of the death of Ryszard Bugajski, an outstanding film director, screenwriter and novelist, the creator of the legendary "Interrogation" – a work that became the most famous Polish "shelved" film (banned by the Main Office of Control of Press, Publications and Shows, which was a governmental institution for censorship in communist Poland). Ryszard Bugajski died in Warsaw on June 7, 2019. He was 76 years old.
Be critical! and come to the 44th FPFF
Are you a teenager interested in cinema? Do you want to watch Polish films, discuss them and reward the most interesting new picture? Take part in the national "Be critical!" competition organized by the National Film Archive – Audiovisual Institute and you’ll have a chance to come to Gdynia in September for the 44th Polish Film Festival.
Become a volunteer at the 44th Polish Film Festival
Do you want to participate in the Polish Film Festival in Gdynia be a part of our annual meeting of creators and lovers of Polish cinema and help make it amazing? Apply for our volunteering programme during the 44th edition of the Festival. Recruitment has just started.
Official poster of the 44th Polish Film Festival
We are pleased to present the official poster of this year's edition of the Polish Film Festival in Gdynia. Its author is the acclaimed Polish poster artists – Andrzej Pągowski.
Two competitions at the Polish Film Festival
Main Competition and Short Film Competition – in these two categories the latest Polish films will compete for professional and public acclaim at the 44th Polish Film Festival in Gdynia.
Map of the Polish Film Festival in Gdynia
Musical Theatre, Gdynia Film Centre, Helios and selected cultural institutions in the city centre will host screenings of the 44th Polish Film Festival.
Declaration about sex equality in film industry signed during the 43rd PFF
We present press information of „Kobiety Filmu” prepared after the conference “Kobiety filmu 50:50 w 2020” (Women of the film 50:50 in 2020) held during the 43rd Polish Film Festival in Gdynia. Photographs of the female filmmakers were taken on 21st September 2018 in Gdynia Film Centre by Sławomir Pultyn and Jerzy Rados.