START PROJECTS 2019
dir.: Hanna Maciąg, prod.: Maria Wachowiak, Anna Waligórska – No prob production house
A young radical and Catholic who grew up in a traditionalist environment tries to live according to the ideas he professes. However reality around him verifies his view of things.
dir.: Tomasz Szołtys, prod.: Natalia Grzegorzek – Koskino
The story of two brothers and their transformation from small boys into young men. How do they shape their manhood? What makes them become who they finally become?
DO I STILL GET ON YOUR NERVES?
dir.: Michał Szcześniak, prod.: Joanna Banach – Kosmos Production
Two neighbors at war. He used to host night concerts at home, she wanted to sleep. They met at a funeral of… their common friend, and fell in love. Now they have other reasons to fight.
I WANT IT ALL
dir.: Katarzyna Wiśniowska, prod.: Joanna Wendorff-Ostergaard – Animapol
Yara is ten years old and she’s already a boxing champion and a little miss Belgium. She has never yet lost. Though, growing up is all about discovering that failing is a part of life.
WHEN THE WIND BECOMES SILENT
dir.: Mateusz Gołębiewski, prod.: Małgorzata Domin, Dominika Mandla, Kinga Mielnik – Domino Film
56′ Olympics in Melbourne – Janusz Sidlo is the favourite of javelin throw. One step ahead of the Olympics’ Gold he decides to lend his javelin to his biggest rival – Egil Danielsen.
dir.: Sylwia Rosak, prod.: Tomasz Morawski – HAKA Films
Since Lili has been spending 1 week with her dad and 1 with her mom, she’s been curious about the world of adults. What will be her birthday wish knowing, that she will soon embark on a great journey?
LITTLE BIG TOMEK
dir.: Barbara Białowąs, prod.: Anna Zajączkowska
A man in a boy’s body. This is the story of 26-year-old Tomasz, who suffers from a very unusual disease. His mind develops normally, but the body has stopped at the age of 10.
PLACE IN THE SUN
dir.: Maria Magriel, prod.: Katarzyna Gontarczyk – Innovation Institute
What connects a TV star, a retired scientist and a house wife? They all have a dream – despite the retirement age, they want to go back to work. The problem is that the modern world does not need them.
MISS OF POLAND
dir.: Jana Shostak, Jakub Jasiukiewicz, prod.: Katarzyna Drapała – Wytwórnia Filmów Dokumentalnych i Fabularnych
Yana (26), an ambitious artist from Belarus, surprises everyone by deciding to take part in the Miss Poland beauty pageant. This year is her last chance to win the crown.
MY BIG BIBA
dir.: Judyta Fibiger, prod.: Robert Rhodin
Documentary film portraying Barbara Hulanicki, founder of the legendary Biba. Fascinating biography of one of the most important figures in the fashion world.
dir.: Marek Kozakiewicz prod.: Alicja Kozakiewicz
Upon his mother’s death a teenager is left under the care of his sister. The family their build is unconventional.
CHILDREN OF PARADISE
dir.: Filip Drożdż, prod.: Agnieszka Skalska – Koi Studio
Demas Nwoko, a brilliant Nigerian architect and the king’s 63rd child with his grandson Uno prepare a stage based on a play written by Demas in 1977 under the title „Paradise Children”.
dir.: Martyna Peszko, prod.: Katarzyna Tymusz
This film takes a bold, fearless look at people with disabilities. The ability to communicate with ‘others’, the capacity for empathy, tolerance and being able to look at them as ‘normal’.
PROJEKTY GO 2019
NO HERO AT ALL
dir: Michał Kawecki, prod.: Maria Siniarska – Unlimited Film Operations
A sometimes darkly comical documentary tale about an unusual sportsman whose toxic relationship with his family is more of an obstacle in his pursuit of Olympic gold than his lack of arms and legs.
dir.: Leszek Gnoiński, prod.: Jarosław Talacha, Wojciech Dobrogojski – Ateńska
A film about A. Dziubek, who at the age of 17 fled from communist Poland. He settled in Norway, where he founded rock bands DePress and Holy Toy. The highlander from Orava became a star in Scandinavia
HERBERT, DESPITE EVERYTHING!
dir.: Rafael Lewandowski, prod.: Maria Blicharska – Donten & Lacroix Film
Herbert was not only a poet: he embodied opposition against the communisme and moral authority, defending values deep rooted in the European Culture. He was also a human who faced extreme emotions.
dir: Łukasz Kowalski, prod.: Łukasz Kowalski, Anna Mazerant – 4:30 Picture
A couple of excccentric businesspeople runs the biggest pawnshop in Silesia. When their finances collapse and love begins to die, they set out to fight their hardest life battle.
dir.: Aleksandra Skowron, prod.: Mirosław Skowron – Mediolia
It’s a film about a girl who lost her home and her friends and tried to find it all during an adventure that brought her to a moon base.
dir.: Paweł Chorzępa, prod.: Dominika Mandla – Munk Studio, Polish Filmmakers Association
An 18-year-old boy, after leaving the orphanage, comes back to his father to start a fight for a new, happy life.
DANCE WITH ME, DAD
dir.: Malgorzata Goździk, prod.: Joanna Zielińska, Magdalena Puzmujźniak – Big Wave Films
In a need to change a distant relationship with a grumpy dad, an adult daughter invites him to take a Lindy Hop dancing course together. She gets her dad out of his comfort zone.