Film director Jerzy Gruza died on Sunday night in Warsaw aged 87, the Polish Filmmakers' Association told PAP. Gruza was a successful feature film and TV director, best known for the immensely popular TV series "Czterdziestolatek" (The 40 Year Old Man).
Covering the entire country Flavor of Poland shows American audiences that there is more to Polish food than kielbasa.
Following several years of dispute, last year Andrzej Sapkowski, who had originally agreed to a one-off payment from the games developer, demanded around 60 million PLN after the huge success of the third instalment. The author had said that didn’t believe the first Witcher game would even make a profit but the series has sold over 40 million units worldwide with the third instalment shipping 20 million units alone.
The epic fantasy tale following the adventures of monster hunter Geralt of Rivia, is an early Christmas treat for both the genre’s fans and the saga’s cult following, says TFN’s Joanna Jasińska.
Covering two periods of her life, the series from TVP will see Eliza Rycembel and Magdalena Popławska playing the younger and older songwriter and poet who died in 1997.
The 2-D game Serial Cleaner is highly rated among gamers across multiple platforms and follows a hitman who must not only kill without being caught but also clean up the scene before escaping.
Poland’s biggest cultural export of the millennium, The Witcher, is now set to be major series on Netflix.
New TV series filmed in Warsaw expected to boost tourism.