Announcement about the Contest for the position of the Artistic Director of the Polish Film Festival
The Organizing Committee of the 45th Polish Film Festival, acting pursuant to § 3.1 of the Contest Regulations for the position of Artistic Director of the Polish Film Festival ("Regulations"), announces the contest for the position of Artistic Director of the Polish Film Festival.
The team selecting the Artictic Director of the Festival
We know who will choose the Artistic Director of the Polish Film Festival in Gdynia. The Contest Committee included the winners of Golden and Silver Lions, nominated by the Festival Program Council. Paweł Pawlikowski is the new Chairman of the Council.
Nespresso Talents. Polish edition of the international film competition
The deadline for submitting films for the Nespresso Talents 2020 competition will be extended. We will inform you soon about the new date. *** Nespresso Talents is an international film competition organized for the fifth time by the Nespresso brand, which this year takes place under the slogan of Virtuous Circles, interpreted as Life is a circle in which good breeds good. Films with a length of 2 to 3 minutes can be submitted on the competition platform until March 25, 2020.
The 45th PFF will have an Artistic Director. Changes at the PFF
Restoring the function of Artistic Director and entrusting them with the main role when choosing competition films – these are the most important changes that await the Polish Film Festival in 2020. The new regulations were created after extensive consultations with the filmmakers community.
Jerzy Gruza passed away
We were very sad to hear about the death of the director and screenwriter Jerzy Gruza, creator of the iconic television series "Wojna domowa" ["House wars"] and " Man of 40", director of the Music Theatre in Gdynia for many years, winner of the Platinum Lion, award of the Polish Film Festival for lifetime achievement, which he received in 2017.
Volunteering as part of cultural film events - research results, video session and publication
Summing up 2019, it is worth looking at the work of people who, thanks to their special attitude, passion and dedication, choose to selflessly help develop film culture in Poland. The realities of the festival life of volunteers can be seen thanks to the effects of the project "Research on volunteering in the field of film culture".
3xGdynia. The seventh edition of the Kinochłon [Cinemamorph] film review
The Polish Film Festival and the DKF Cinema Centre [film society] invite you to a review of selected films from the 43rd Polish Film Festival program, which will take place from December 15-17, 2019 at the Iskra Cinema in Augustów. Four titles have been chosen for the program.
We know the date of the next Polish Film Festival
The 45th edition of the Polish Film Festival will be held in Gdynia on September 14-19, 2020. Please save the date.