Poland has selected Andrzej Wajda's “Wałęsa. Man of Hope” as the Polish candidate for the Academy Awards in the foreign-language film category. Robert Więckiewicz stars in the title role as the…
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The Polish cinema scene is one of the most vibrant in the world, but you'd be forgiven for not knowing that because it's also strangely insular. "You might say that the blessing and the curse of a…
An exquisitely photographed but dramatically underwhelming portrait of little-known Polish-Roma poet Bronislawa Wajs.
The New Horizons Intl. Film Festival has announced the six completed films set to unspool at the fest's Polish Days, which takes place July 24-26. The key industry event of the Wroclaw-set sprocket…
Most Poles agree that their national cinema has been rejuvenated and the credit should go, in part, to the Polish Film Institute. Since it was launched in 2005, the number of films produced has grown…
A gritty, gripping, intelligently made crime thriller set on the mean streets of contemporary Warsaw.
LONDON — Producers from Montenegro and the Republic of Kosovo will take part for the first time in European Film Promotion's Producers on the Move program at the Cannes Film Festival in May. Sehad…
Women are making their mark in the film biz across Central Europe
A Polish film that probes the controversial subject of Poles who murdered Jewish neighbors during the wartime Nazi occupation has provoked reactions from the right-wing press verging on anti-Semitic.
Keenly aware that U.S. productions these days are "a rarity indeed," Poland founded its Film Commission in February to focus on remedying the problem, says commission topper Aleksandra Szczerbak.