On April 27, the International Documentary Film Festival "Hot Docs" in Canada starts. In the programme of this year's edition, there are six Polish documentary films: "Close Ties" by Zofia Kowalewska, "Communion" by Anna Zamecka, "Goran the camel man" by Marcin Lesisz, "Photon" by Norman Leto, "Volte" by Monika Kotecka and Karolina Poryzała and "Urban Cowboys" by Paweł Ziemilski.
On Monday evening, March 20, there was the awards ceremony of Polish Film Academy. The statuette of the Eagle for the best documentary film went to "Communion" by Anna Zamecka. The best music award, however, went to Mikołaj Trzaska, the protagonist of the documentary film "The Internal Ear."
On March 19, the winners of Indian World Film Festival were announced. As many as two awards went to the film "A Brave Bunch. Children of Warsaw Uprising" by Tomasz Stankiewicz.
The documentary film "Jurek" by Paweł Wysoczański was awarded again. This time, the film was given the second prize at Sheffield Adventure Film Festival.
Indian World Film Festival, India
A BRAVE BUNCH. CHILDREN OF WARSAW UPRISING
dir. Tomasz Stankiewicz
Festival Ojoloco, France
dir. Aleksandra Maciuszek
Tartu World Film Festival, Estonia
GRACE OF GOD
dir. Kristján Loðmfjörð
LET’S CEE Film Festival, Austria
21 X NEW YORK
dir. Piotr Stasik