Polish documentary films dealing with the subject matter of the mountains are again successful. This time, "The Place" by Julia Popławska and "Jurek" by Paweł Wysoczański were awarded at the Festival Internacional de Cine de Montaña Ushuaia Shh in Argentina.
"21 x New York City," directed by Piotr Stasik, was included on the list of 15 documentary films recommended to the European Film Award! From among hundreds of submitted titles, the members of EFA selected the list of 15 titles, from among which, 5 nominations will be chosen. The winner will be announced during the official ceremony in Wroclaw.
On August 13, ended the 69th edition of the International Film Festival in Locarno. It is the third year in a row that a Polish documentary film won in the section La Semaine de la Critique. This time, the award went to "Communion" by Anna Zamecka.
"Snails," directed by Grzegorz Szczepaniak, the short documentary film produced by Wajda Studio, was awarded in the USA at Traverse City Film Festival.
27th Sao Paulo International Short Film Festival, Brazil
A DOCUMENTARY FILM
dir. Marcin Podolec
Ushuaina SHH, Festival Internacional de Cine Montania, Argentina
dir. Paweł Wysoczański
International Mountaineering FF Teplice nad Metují, Czech Republic
K2 - TOUCHING THE SKY
dir. Eliza Kubarska
Odense Film Festival 2016, Denmark
dir. Paulina Skibińska