1989
1989 HISTORY

This documentary shows the transformation of Poland and Polish citizens. The changes took place in a short period of time between the end of 1988 and the beginning of 1990. The original footage is accompanied by diaries written...

21 x New York
21 x New York PEOPLE, SOCIETY

It is a documentary essay about human condition in the 21st century western society told through personal stories of 21 people met in the New York City subway. Commuters, old and young, have different skin colors, come from...

25
25 SOCIETY, PEOPLE

Republic of Belarus gained independence 25 years ago. The sovereign state is now home to a generation aged 25 – the same age as Belarus. People call 25 the "quiet crisis age". The film submerges the viewer into the life scenes...

A Close up at Andrzej Wajda
A Close up at Andrzej Wajda DOCUMENTARY

The film was made to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Andrzej Wajda`s work as a film director. Archival material is juxtaposed with shots from his film locations and fragments of his films, as well as with memories of women...

A Dream of Warsaw
A Dream of Warsaw BIOGRAPHY, MUSIC

It is a biographical film about Czesław Niemen, who was a Polish music icon, made on the 10th anniversary of his death. Friends, family members, critics, music journalists, biography authors all talk about the talented musician...

A Lecture on Polish Cinema
A Lecture on Polish Cinema DOCUMENTARY

Andrzej Wajda explains how the Polish Film School was formed. The director reveals how the censorship in cinematography in the communist Poland looked like and what was done to avoid it.

A Life is Never Wasted
A Life is Never Wasted PEOPLE, RELIGION

The documentary tells the story of two Polish missionaries murdered in Peru in 1991. The two Conventual Franciscans called Michał Tomaszek and Zbigniew Strzałkowski were in their early thirties when they were murdered. The...

A Man of God
A Man of God PEOPLE, RELIGION

A documentary film about the life and activities of Father Władysław Bukowiński, the apostle of Kazakhstan and a prisoner of Soviet labour camps, where he spent over 13 years of his life secretly celebrating the Holy Mass,...

A Miracle in Costa Rica
A Miracle in Costa Rica PEOPLE, RELIGION

According to doctors, the medical condition of Floribeth Mora Diaz was hopeless. Her recovery from a brain aneurysm was recognized by Pope Francis as the miracle that allowed the canonization process of John Paul II to be...

Aleksander Wolszczan. The Star
Aleksander Wolszczan. The Star SCIENCE, BIOGRAPHY

The discovery of the first extra-solar planets and pulsar planets was a milestone of space research. This documentary shows Polish astronomer who is the co-discoverer of those planets.

Alisa in Warland
Alisa in Warland LIFESTYLE

Alisa is 26 when the revolution starts in Kiev. She is a student at a film school, but above all she is Ukrainian. This film describes her journey from Euromaidan to the war in the East. In other words, it is a diary of young...

Amerikanka. All included
Amerikanka. All included PEOPLE

The film features a journalist and a writer Aliaksandr Fiaduta’s being in the internal prison of the Belarusian KGB, the so-called Amerikanka. After the 2010 presidential elections the author spent 110 days there and described...

An American in the Communist Poland
An American in the Communist Poland HISTORY, FACTUAL

Senator Robert Kennedy paid an official visit to the capital of Poland, Warsaw, just a few months after the death of his brother. He was welcomed by millions of people expressing their warm feelings. They wanted to get in touch...

Anus Mundi
Anus Mundi HISTORY, HOLOCAUST

Henryk Mandelbaum is the last living prisoner of KL Auschwitz made to work in Sonderkommando, who stayed in the concentration camp from April 1944 during the extermination of Hungarian Jews. Before he had worked in the quarry...

Apartment
Apartment PEOPLE, RELIGION

John Paul II was a messenger of God. He was full of empathy, humility and forgiveness. The Pope even forgave Ali Ağca, the man who had tried to assesinate him. As a role model, he had a great impact on lives of many people. The...

Argentinian Lesson
Argentinian Lesson LIFESTYLE, PEOPLE

Set in the remote Argentinian town of Azara, this personal documentary by Wojciech Staroń features his seven-year-old son Janek. While the Polish director’s wife teaches locals of Polish origin the language of their...

Autor Solaris
Autor Solaris PEOPLE, HISTORY

The documentary tells the story of Lem’s life: the story of his books translated into a number of languages and how some of his works were turned into films or even computer games. The writer is considered to be a great...

Bandmasters
Bandmasters MUSIC

It is a music movie, which is a cross-sectional portrait of the traditional and folk music society. The project is based on short feature video clips with participation of such bands as: Chłopcy Kontra Basia, Kapela Ze Wsi...