On 30th October, the Silver Eye awards for the best films at the East Silver Documentary Market during the Jihlava International Documentary Film Festival will be given for the first time. The selection committee has chosen 11 films in each of the 3 categories: full-length documentary, middle-length one and short film. Poland is represented by 7 films.
At the forthcoming 52nd International Documentary and Animated Film Festival DOK LEIPZIG, there will be a strong representation of the Polish films. Six films will take part in the competition, and several others will be shown to the German audience during extra-competition presentations. In addition to that, 13 films, promoted by Polish Docs, will be presented during the festival’s fair.
The film „Goldfish”, directed by Tomasz Wolski, was given the award for the best documentary at the International Festival of Young Filmmakers “Cinefest” in Hungary, which ended last Saturday. Apart from “Goldfish”, Poland was represented by the following films: “Gugara’ by Jacek Nagłowski and Andrzej Dybczak and “Ponad chodnikami”(“Above the Pavements”) by Piotr Stasik.
The main award winners of the latest Krakow Film Festival, documentaries by Paweł Łoziński and Bartek Konopka, are fighting for the Prix Europe award.