THE BIRTH OF STARS – ELLE OUTDOOR EXHIBITION
18 - 23 września
The exhibition presents photos of young actors who debut in a major role on a big screen this year. The talented five of 2017 are Zofia Domalik, Aleksandra Domańska, Hanna Koczewska, Robert Gulaczyk and Julian Świeżewski. Each of them has a chance to leave the Young Gala with the ELLE Crystal Star for the best debut. THE COUNCIL OF EUROPE PARK, MONDAY–SATURDAY,18TH–23RD SEPTEMBER 2017
CINEMA AND THEATRE UNDER OCCUPATION. POLISH FILMMAKING AND THEATRICAL COMMUNITY DURING WORLD WAR II – OUTDOOR EXHIBITION BY THE INSTITUTE OF NATIONAL REMEMBRANCE
18 września - 7 października
"I am against organising theatres, cinemas and cabarets for Poles. Why reminding them […] of what they’ve lost?” ― Joseph Goebbels, 31.11.1939 The exhibition is an attempt to estimate the scale of German repressions suffered by Polish film and theatrical artists during World War II. Panels present the history of Polish film between 1894 and 1945. Organised by the National Education Office of the Institute of National Remembrance, Branch in Gdańsk. GRUNWALDZKI SQUARE, MONDAY–SATURDAY, 18TH–23R...
CITY OF CULTURE, CITY OF FILM – OUTDOOR EXHIBITION
18 - 23 września
It’s the first public presentation of designs that won in an architectural competition for an educational path organised by Prof. J. Toeplitz Research Lab and a cinema at the National Centre for Film Culture: “Materia Kina” [Cinema Matter], “Mechaniczne Oko” [Mechanical Eye] and “Kino Polonia” [Polonia Cinema]. By means of multifarious tools, it tells a captivating story of efforts to make a dream of motion picture come true, combining original exhibits with multimedia installations, video es...
PHOTOGRAPHS – KRZYSZTOF PTAK
18 - 23 września | 09:30 - 23:00 | THE MUSICAL THEATRE - New Stage
Asked what he loves most about cinema, Krzysztof Ptak answered: “A mystery”. For him, a visual language was a space of endless experimentation and discovery. His photographs show the world through the eyes of an artist who loved life in all its beauty and drama, who respected humanity and who ceaselessly sought the Great Mystery. MUSICAL THEATRE, NEW STAGE, MONDAY–SATURDAY, 18TH–23RD SEPTEMBER 2017
DIRECTORS IN PORTRAIT – RAFAŁ PLACEK
18 - 23 września | 09:30 - 23:00 | THE MUSICAL THEATRE - Foyer
A collection of portraits dedicated to films and, indirectly, their directors invited to Gdynia for the annual Polish Film Festival. Each photo is an attempt to capture the atmosphere of a given motion picture and remodel it through a photographer-director relationship built on a photo set. It’s a gallery of the finest in Polish cinema and an expression of a utopian desire to make a portrait of film art itself. MUSICAL THEATRE, FOYER, GROUND FLOOR, MONDAY–SATURDAY, 18TH–23RD SEPTEMBER 2017