Within days of debuting, the company reported that it had already covered its production costs.
Thousands of members of the Polish Air Force lived in Hillingdon, now a borough of Greater London, during WWII. The trail encompasses four locations that were significant to the Polish pilots.
The film "Hurricane," about Polish pilots who fought in the skies above England during the Battle of Britain, directed by David Blair, premiered at the Vue Cinema in Leicester Square, central London, on Tuesday.
Families of veterans, officials, Polish cadets and students on Saturday laid wreaths at the London-based monument to Polish pilots who during WWII defended the British skies in Polish units serving under Royal Air Force (RAF) command.
The director said he had decided to make the film as the crucial role played by the Polish pilots in the Battle of Britain was pretty much unknown in the UK
When recalling his wartime experience he said: “I don’t see myself as a hero. I was just protecting my motherland.”
The trailer for a new blockbuster about the vital role of Polish pilots in the Battle of Britain has been released.