Accompanying Events

“Profile of a film festival attendee” study

The study “Profile of a film festival attendee” will take place during the 47th Polish Film Festival in Gdynia and continue the research conducted in 2018 and 2019. Co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, the project is led by the Pomeranian Film Foundation in Gdynia and the Faculty of Socio-Economic Geography and Spatial Management of Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań. Conducted in the post-pandemic period, with festival life back to...
“Profile of a film festival attendee” study

Screening of XXXL and meeting with Janusz Zaorski

The film shows edited footage from the inauguration of the 50th anniversary celebrations of Andrzej Wajda and Barbara Pec-Ślesicka’s Film Team X. The celebrations began on 12th April 2022 with a festive screening of Andrzej Wajda’s film Promised Land at Kultura Cinema. The screening was accompanied by a meeting with the actors, members of the film crew as well as living members and colleagues of the X Film Team.
Screening of XXXL and meeting with Janusz Zaorski

Kino Polska bike!

Not sure how to get between Gdynia Film Centre and Helios cinema in Riviera Shopping Centre? Kino Polska offers the perfect solution! Hop on a bike provided by this cult TV station. Travelling by bike between the main Festival venues is not only the most ecological and economical option but also the most fun and, who knows, maybe full of pleasant surprises? The best filmmakers appreciate the bike. Did you...
Kino Polska bike!

Niepodległa

In 2021, the Office of Niepodległa Programme launched the project Niepodległa w kadrze. The initiative involves the creation of short productions in virtual reality dedicated to prominent figures of the Second Polish Republic. In stage one, Tomasz Szafrański directed two films: Dża-Dża about Jadwiga Jędrzejowska and Nie kochać w taką noc about Aleksander Żabczyński. In 2022, the series releases Kino, a story of Kazimierz Prószyński and the 120th anniversary of...
Niepodległa

Conference Cinema Overshadowed by Crisis. Polish Film in the First Half of the 1980s.

The conference organised by the Polish Society for Film and Media Studies, the University of Gdańsk and Kazimierz Wielki University will welcome the authors of the book Kino w cieniu kryzysu. Studia i szkice o polskiej kinematografii pierwszej połowy lat 80. The experts will summarise the research conducted so far and map out further directions in the development of Polish film studies in the context of a broad description of...
Conference Cinema Overshadowed by Crisis. Polish Film in the First Half of the 1980s.

How to make your first film? From project to festival | 20th anniversary of Wajda School

13th September 2022, 12:00 p.m. Case study based on the film Songs About Love on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of Wajda School. Meeting with Tomasz Habowski, director, and Maciej Sobieszczański, head of the Development Lab programme. Songs About Love is a film project developed by Tomasz Habowski at Wajda School, first at the screenwriting programme Script and later at Development Lab a feature film programme. The producer of...
How to make your first film? From project to festival | 20th anniversary of Wajda School