TFN went behind the scenes at the 26th edition of the International Chopin Festival at Masovia to capture the suspense, drama and passion of the young contenders.
German Ambassador Rolf Nikel decorated a renowned Polish contemporary composer, Krzysztof Penderecki, with the Great Cross of Merit with the Star of the Federal Republic of Germany on the occasion of the composer's 85th birthday on Friday.
A monodrama about a Polish WWII hero titled "The Auschwitz Volunteer: Captain Witold Pilecki" won the Best Documentary Show award at the United Solo Theatre Festival in New York City on Sunday.
Paweł Pawlikowski’s film "Cold War", Poland’s entry for the US Academy Awards in the foreign language film category, received the International Federation of Film Critics (FIPRESCI) award at the 29th International Film Festival in Stockholm, on Friday.
The sixth edition of the Polish Culture Days festival began in Vilnius on Friday. The three-day event includes concerts, performances and presentations of old Polish traditional cuisine.
Described by the Guardian newspaper as Poland’s greatest living composer, Penderecki has attracted famous artists from across the globe to perform with Polish orchestras as part of the nine-concert celebration.
The 10th edition of the Polish Film Festival was inaugurated in Toronto on Monday with the screening of "Cold War" (Zimna wojna), a Paweł Pawlikowski production.
Youth festival explores poster art, patriotism and much, much more.
"Ethiopiques - Rebellion of the Soul" by Maciek Bochniak and "Runners" by Łukasz Borowski will represent Poland at the Margaret Mead Film Festival in New York.
The 19th edition of the Polish Film Festival began with a screening of the film "303 Squadron. The True Story", in Hollywood, the film capital of America. The showing took place at the legendary Egyptian Theatre.