Contrary to its title, the animated short by Julia Orlik won another award. This time the film was recognised as the best student production at The Smalls Film Festival in the UK.
It was bound to happen. The animated film by Piotr Chmielewski has had an excellent run at festivals for quite some time now and brought numerous distinctions and awards. The latest win happened at the Edmonton International Film Festival in Canada and turned out to be the one qualifying for the famous American awards.
We've learned the program of one of the most important documentary and animated film festivals. As usual, there is no shortage of Polish representation in the competitions and non-competitive segments. One strong highlight will be the special retrospective “Film and Protest – Popular Uprisings in The Cold War”.
The animated film by Tomek Popakul and Kasumi Ozeki stole the hearts of jurors at the famous Ottawa International Animation Festival in Canada. It was named best narrative short of the festival.
29th Encounters Festival, United Kingdom
dir. Katarzyna Miechowicz
BEAST International Film Festival 2023, Portugal
BEASTS AMONG US
dir. Natalia Durszewicz
13th StopTrik International Film Festival, Slovenia
SUCH MIRACLES DO HAPPEN
dir. Barbara Rupik
7. Festival of Animation Berlin (FAB), Germany
dir. Izabela Plucińska