At the end of September in Bristol starts the new edition of the Encounters Film Festival. Polish documentary and animated films are invited to the competitions.
The festival DocsMX is one of the most important documentary film festivals in Central America. The first editions of the event functioned as the DocsDF – Festival Internacional de Cine Documental de la Ciudad de México, however, after ten editions the organisers decided that it was time for changes. For…
Tomek Popakul's film leaves another festival with a statuette. This time, the animated film won the "High Risk" award at the Swiss Fantoche.
On the 12th of September starts the Quebec City Film Festival. During the nine days of the festival, the audience will have a chance to get acquainted with as many as twenty-three Polish films. Three of them qualified for the competition section, while the rest of them will be presented in the screenings in various side sections within the frames of Focus on Poland.
Next week, the new edition of the Portuguese festival FIKE begins. Several Polish films are invited to the competition section at the festival.
This month, Polish short films will be shown at a number of European and North American festivals. The most important event, however, will be the Focus on Poland at the Quebec City Film Festival in Canada.
The Krakow Film Foundation, the organiser of the Krakow Film Festival, received a nomination for the Polish Film Institute Awards in the category "Film Promotion Abroad."
On the 14th of September starts the Russian Message to Man International Film Festival. In the rich programme of the event, there are several Polish productions and the retrospective of Izabela Plucińska.
"You Are Overreacting" by Karina Paciorkowska and "Sisters" by Michał Hytroś turned out to be unrivalled in their categories and were chosen the best films of the 19th edition of the International Film Schools Festival Awards in Uruguay.
On Monday starts the oldest and one of the most important Danish festivals - the Odense International Film Festival. As many as six Polish short films are invited to this year's programme.
The film directed by Tomek Popakul was chosen the best international short animated film at the Monterrey International Film Festival in Mexico.
Next week starts the Turku Animated Film Festival. There is no lack of Polish animated films on the programme of the Finnish festival.
This weekend, the winners of the CILECT award were announced. These are awards for the films produced at film schools.