Polish Selection

T-MOBILE NEW HORIZONS International Film Festival is the biggest film festival in Poland and is regarded as one of the most important film events in Central Europe. The festival presents uncompromising, innovative and original cinema from all over the world that explores new horizons in film language, expression and storytelling. The festival also gives weight to promote Polish cinema in the country and abroad. We are very honored to present our selection of Polish shorts at Cinessonne Film Festival this year.

The Kinopolska Polish Film Festival in France, has been organized by Paris Polish Institute since 2008. It has a double mission : It aims at bringing back to life masterpieces of Polish cinema and unreleased films by great directors as well as showing contemporary new films.Six films, screened in France for the first time, will be in competition for the Jury Prize and The Audience Prize.
This year, Paris Polish Institute celebrates the 250th anniversary of Public theatres in Poland. The festival proposes, in parallel, a selection of films exploring this subject from yesterday’s classics (Wajda, Konwicki) to today’s new experiences.

Justyna Mytnik

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Justyna Mytnik is a fourth year directing student at the PWSFTviT, Lodz, Poland. She has also achieved MA in History of Art and English Literature, University of Edinburgh, UK. Before going into film Justyna worked in theatre in Scotland. She was Artistic Director of the new writing festival "Short Sweet Shock".  Her film work has been screened at numerous festivals and she has received grants: Dean’s Scholarship for the best student at PWSFTviT (2014)

  • Whatever happens, I Love You (Cokolwiek się zdarzy, kocham cię)
  • #Happiness# temporaryilusion (#Szczescie #chwilowailuzja)

  • Przepływy (Tides)

Martin Rath

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Martin Rath grew up in East Berlin. He graduated from Edinburgh College of Art and is currently studying at the directing department of the  National Polish Film School in Lodz. (PWSFTviT)

  • Arena
  • Written in Ink (Co raz zostalo zapisane)

  • Last days of summer