GDYNIA — Poland’s leading national movie showcase, the Gdynia Film Festival, kicked off Monday with a screening of “Papusza,” Joanna Kos-Krauze and Krzysztof Krauze’s elegiac depiction of the life of…
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…
Devoid of color and mirth alike, Pawel Pawlikowski's severe "Ida" is just the sort of joyless art film one might expect Polish nuns living under the clutches of 1960s communism to appreciate.
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…
Viacom Intl. Media Networks Polska announced Wednesday that it had reupped its programming deal in Poland with Warner Bros. Intl. Television Distribution.
Just in time for upfront selling season, Ion Television is polishing its on-air look and mounting a marketing campaign to sell the network's strengths to ad buyers. The new look includes a fresh logo…
Michael Polish's latest offers an elegantly muted take on the midlife ennui of Jack Kerouac's autobiographical 1962 novel.
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.
LONDON -- With multiplexes and Hollywood films dominating the cinema landscape, Poland's New Horizons Assn. and the Helios exhibition chain are looking to the multi-screen model to revolutionize…