Directed by Ewelina Marciniak, a rising star of the Polish stage, the painterly performance of The Midsummer Night’s Dream won plaudits from critics who praised the set and costumes designed by Katarzyna Borkowska which draw heavily on Italian Renaissance art and on Sandro Boticelli in particular.
A new film will show that Germans living nearby knew exactly what was going on but considered it part of everyday life and “didn't even feel anything was wrong.”
For the first time, Ryszard Kapuściński’s prose hits the big screens in an extraordinary hybrid of animated action film seamlessly mixed with classic documentary.
Known for his exciting avant-garde style, coupled with a haunting tonal-poetry, few could match Stańko when it came to uniqueness.
The festival seeks to support the “long tradition of singing beautiful poetry in Poland,” says organiser Michał Zabłocki.
The passing away of Kora for many people of my generation, including myself, means a symbolic end of an era, President Andrzej Duda wrote on Twitter following the death of the singer, composer and leader of the band 'Maanam'.
Kora was an important artist for generations of Poles, the Culture Ministry wrote on Twitter on Saturday morning, expressing condolences over the death of the singer, composer and leader of the band 'Maanam'.
Singer, song-writer and poetess. There were few female figures in Polish popular culture who had such an impact.
Imagine looking up through the skylight over your bed and watching the northern lights dancing above you. Two Gdańsk architects did just that - and then designed a house for it.
The new EthnoPoland programme is addressed to all communities promoting traditional culture. It will support folk culture and its artists, Deputy Prime Minister Beata Szydło announced during a press conference on Friday.