7 January 2019 / Events , Festivals and reviews

2019. A YEAR WITH KAZIMIERZ KUTZ at the Silesia Film Institute

The Silesia Film Institute announces the event series A YEAR WITH KAZIMIERZ KUTZ, the most important part of which will be a retrospective of the director’s films. The program includes 19 titles, which will be screened for viewers throughout the current year. Silesia Film is the only institution to organize such a wide review of Kazimierz Kutz’s filmography. The first film, “Cross of Valor”, will be screened on January 17. All films will be shown at the Kosmos Cinema in Katowice.
1 October 2018 / Events , Our films

“Cold War” by Paweł Pawlikowski, funded by the Silesian Film Fund, is Poland’s Oscar candidate!

On September 24, the Oscar Committee chaired by Jan A.P. Kaczmarek unanimously chose Paweł Pawlikowski’s film “Cold War” as the Polish candidate for the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film.
5 September 2018 / Other

Rialto Cinema nominated for the PISF awards

The Polish Film Institute announced the list of nominees for the 11th edition of its awards, dedicated to rewarding exceptional efforts in promoting and propagating Polish cinema and enabling easier access to Polish films. The Rialto Cinema in Katowice received a nomination in the Cinema category.
17 July 2018 / Events , Our films

“I Will Find You” – the Silesian premiere featuring the film’s creators in the Światowid Cinema

On Monday, July 23 at 7.00 pm, the Silesian premiere of the film I Will Find You directed by the brilliant documentary filmmaker Beata Dzianowicz will take place in the Światowid Cinema. The screening will be honored by guest appearances, including by the film’s director and stars – Michał Żurawski and Dariusz Chojnacki.
12 April 2018

A Silesian accent at Cannes. Paweł Pawlikowski’s „Cold War” in the official selection

Paweł Pawlikowski’s COLD WAR is part of the official selection of this year’s Cannes film competitions. We are happy to have co-funded this production. As you may recall, part of the film was filmed in the Silesian voivodeship in Rudy Raciborskie. Now, we await the Silesian premiere.