School Film Archives
16th - 20th september | 09:00AM - 02:30PM | Gdynia Film Centre - Galeria GCF
With teenage festival participants in mind, a series of "Be critical!" debates, lectures, and classes based on the repertoire of the event, film and "School Film Archives Studio" reportage workshops, as well as Film Urban Game have been prepared. All of them for young people from both primary and secondary schools. The School Film Archive is a program run by the National Film Archive – the Audiovisual Institute with the support of the Polish Film Institute. The www.filmotekaszkolna.pl website provides ...
16th - 21st september | 10:00AM - 10:00PM
Nespresso, the new Main Partner of the Festival, invites you to its zones, inside and outside the Musical Theatre, where you can discuss movies over some good coffee. We'll have daily mornings with Nespresso and Masterclass workshops run by our Coffee Ambassador – Anna Oleksak. Our coffee expert will teach you how to prepare coffee drinks of the day inspired by the most engaging films. You can also try Nespresso coffee in the Press Office. #NespressoMoments
#CzarnaPolana Festival Club
17th - 21st september | 06:00PM - 01:00AM | Hotel Mercure Gdynia Centre
This year, for the first time in the history of the Polish Film Festival in Gdynia, we are pleased to invite you to the #CzarnaPolana Festival Club. The club is a unique meeting place where participants of the Festival will be able to indulge in a moment of relaxation, in addition, festival evenings will be enriched with some extra attractions, like special music events and other.
Andrzej Pągowski signs The 44th Polish Film Festival Poster
18th september | 05:30PM - 06:30PM | Gdynia Film Centre
Andrzej Pągowski returns to Gdynia. One of the best recognised poster creators in Poland is the author of this year’s poster of the Polish Film Festival. To celebrate this, we invite you to a special meeting during which the Author is going to sign his works. Pągowski’s oeuvre includes more than 1500 posters printed since 1977 in Poland and abroad. Over 500 of these are associated with the cinema. He collaborated with outstanding directors, creating posters for films of e.g. Krzysztof Kieślowski, An...
Face to Face
19th september | 06:30PM - 08:00PM | Hotel Mercure Gdynia Centre
adosław Śmigulski would like to invite participants of the 44th Polish Film Festival to talk about the most burning challenges for Polish cinema and its potential. The meeting with Director of the Polish Film Institute marks the second edition of Face to Face launched last year. Polish Film Festival features not only screenings of competition films, meetings with filmmakers and heated debates about the titles competing for the Golden Lions. For the past 40 years, there’s been a lot of room for both off...