From October 21st to 27th film lovers in Tokyo will have a chance to familiarize themselves a little bit more with Polish cinema. Brilla Shorts Theater will host a screening of 22 short documentaries and animations, including documentary films by Krzysztof Kieślowski.
The touring festival and the accompanying film collection Martin Scorsese Presents: Masterpieces of Polish Cinema, the global victory lap of Kieslowski’s Decalogue 30 years after the original premiere, the prewar blockbusters brought back to life – Polish film reconstruction had some spectacular successes over the last few years. In November 2017 top experts from Poland and abroad will exchange knowledge and experience during FiRe, the international conference on digital film restoration.
On October 30th the 60th DOK Leipzig Festival will begin. This year, a strong representation of Polish productions will appear in Leipzig: one will take part in the competition, three will appear in out of competition sections, four will be presented in the anniversary programme "Now and Then – Then and Now" and thirteen will be shown in a special programme - "A Declaration of Love to Polish Documentary Film".
Marta Pajek's film received yet another award, this time at the Paris International Animation Film Festival.
10th Wiz-Art - Lviv International Short Film Festival, Ukraine
dir. Renata Gąsiorowska
3rd REX Animation Film Festival, Sweden
IMPOSSIBLE FIGURES AND OTHER STORIES II
dir. Marta Pajek
Timishort Film Festival 2017, Romania
dir. Paulina Ziółkowska
33rd Warsaw Film Festival, Poland
dir. Zbigniew Czapla