Polish film director and scriptwriter Agnieszka Holland has been awarded the 2019 Viadrina Prize from the European University Viadrina in Frankfurt (Oder), announced Ewa Bielewicz-Polakowska, a spokesperson for Collegium Polonicum.
‘Cold War’ had been in line for three Oscars but on a disappointing night for Polish cinema it had to go home with nothing.
Actress Joanna Kulig, one of the co-stars of the acclaimed film ‘Cold War’, gives birth to boy just days before the Oscars.
Pawlikowski, who won best director at Cannes, has also been nominated along with the film’s cameraman Łukasz Żal, who was cinematographer on Pawlikowski's previous Oscar-winning film Ida.
A retrospective of the films of Paweł Pawlikowski, with the participation of the director, is being held in the New York Museum of the Moving Image. His film "Cold War" is listed among the favourites for the Oscar in the non-English language films category.
From Polański to Wajda, TFN goes through the history of Polish film at the Oscars.
Set in the Cold War atmosphere of the 50s and 60s the film is tipped as a strong favourite to win at the 91st Academy Awards.
Paweł Pawlikowski's film 'Cold War' has been put forward by the Polish Oscar Committee in the category of best foreign-language film.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, known for The Oscars, has just announced a list of their new members. Among them are some brilliant Polish filmmakers.