POLISH DOCS PRO AT CPH:DOX
CPH:DOX Festival, held in Copenhagen, is one of the biggest film festivals for documentaries in the world. The festival is accompanied by one of the most important events for documentary film professionals – CPH:Industry where the Polish Delegation will be present.
CPH Industry is a set of events dedicated to financing (CPH Forum), sales and distribution (CPH Market), and also a lot of presentations and networking events aimed at searching international partners.
At this year’s CPH Industry, which will be held online, Polish filmmakers will attend the industry events within a frame of Polish Docs Pro delegation, organized by the Krakow Film Foundation. One of the key event of Polish presence at CPH:DOX will be the MEET THE POLISH DOCS PRO DELEGATION – when KFF will tell more about financing, producing and co-producing possibilities with Poland and producers will present themselves and their creative documentary projects in progress.
The following producers and projects will be presented:
Piotr Kobus (AP MAÑANA) - „Walk with Angels”, dir. Tomasz Wysokiński
Anna Gawlita (Kijora Film) - „The Novice”, reż. Łukasz Woś i "Comrades", dir. Joanna Janikowska
Agata Jujeczka (Vision House Productions) - „The Ultimate Joker”, dir. Krzysztof Dzięciołowski
Agnieszka Rostropowicz-Rutkowska (Pinot Films) - „King Matt the First”, dir. Jaśmina Wójcik
Katarzyna Kuczyńska (Haka Films) - „Lili”, dir. Sylwia Rosak
Daria Maślona (Silver Frame) - „Lost Voice. Searching for Marcella Sembrich”, dir. Radka Franczak
Presentation will be held on Thursday, April 29th at 11.00, the session will be followed by the round tables with the decision makers on Friday, April 30th.
You can download the catalogue with the projects from here
Polish Docs PRO is an initiative launched by the Krakow Film Foundation, the aim of which is to continue and to develop the activities initiated within the frames of the project Polish Docs in 2006. The project Polish Docs PRO focuses primarily on a wide promotion of Polish documentary film industry at international events addressed to film professionals. It supports film-makers and producers in developing their projects by facilitating access to the markets abroad, co-coordinating the trips of delegations to the pitching forums and co-production markets, organising the presentations of projects, production models and co-production opportunities with Poland, organising networking meetings, participation in lectures, panel discussions, workshops and training sessions. The aim of the Polish Docs PRO is to establish the brand of Polish documentary film in the international film environment and to develop international co-operation.
The project is substantively coordinated by the Krakow Film Foundation in co-operation with Doc Lab Poland and is implemented with the financial support of the Polish Film Institute, Ministry of Culture, National Heritage and Sport and the Krakow Festival Office.