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"My Country, So Beautiful" wins in Bratislava

"My Country, So Beautiful", dir. Grzegorz Paprzycki wins the short film competition "In the Heart of Europe" at the Febiofest International Film Festival in Bratislava. Febiofest is considered the largest film festival in Slovakia. The award was granted by a jury composed of: Katharina Stumm, Peter Cerovšek and Fernando Vasquez. As we read in the explanatory memorandum, the award for the film "My...

Kino Dzieci Industry and the Polish Feature Film Festival in Gdynia invites to free webinars on the production of films for children

Kino Dzieci Industry, together with the 45th Polish Film Festival in Gdynia, invites everyone to participate in lectures on the production of films for children. In this way, they want to encourage the Polish film industry to become interested in this genre. The webinars will be held as part of the new series of meetings, "Get close to ... youth cinema", which is part of the Gdynia Industry progra...

Our short films on international festivals in December

On December 1-6, 2020, the 38th edition of the Tous Courts of Aix-en-Provence Festival takes place in France. In the international competition we will see "Hi, How are You" (2019), dir. Michał Chmielewski. In turn, the documentary short film "The Gap is Always Third" (2019), dir. Katarzyna Sikorska will compete for awards at the La Muestra Intergalactica Festival. It is one of the 6 film festivals...

„Lolo” wins in Georgia and “Test” in Cyprus

The film "Lolo" (2019) directed by Michał Piotrowski was announced the best film in the international short film competition at the 15th edition of the Batumi International Art-House Film Festival, which was moved from September to November. The prize was awarded by a jury composed of Otar Litanishvili (Georgia - chairman of the Jury), Zura Maghalashvili (Georgia) and Davit Evgenidze (Georgia). Ba...

Panel with the Representatives of the Theatre Festivals in Europe (panel will be held in English)

For the first time to celebrate the jubilee edition of the 20. Festival of the Art of Directing 2020 Interpretations a discussion panel with the representatives of some of the most important theatre and performing arts festivals will take place. Since this year the pandemic has dramatically changed the organization of many cultural events, postponing or cancelling others, the Organizers decided to...

A Little Bit of Paradise by our Lecturer premiering at IDFA

A documentary by our graduate and lecturer, Andrzej Cichocki, "A Little Bit of Paradise" (produced by Munk Studio) was invited to this year's short film competition at the IDFA Amsterdam International Documentary Film Festival. It is a documentary story on the verge of realism and fairy tales. A film about a Silesian family that in a corner of the metropolis reveals its world to the viewer and sha...

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I had been in in the Faculty of Radio and Television in a summer semester

I had been in in the Faculty of Radio and Television in a summer semester. I had great time and I had lots of experience about it, so first of all I want to thank for the opportunity of studies. The university for me is really different and unforgettable exper...

The new building was awesome

The new building was awesome. It's in the center and its architecture is also very beautiful. Teachers are very professional in film making and cinematography. It's fun to learn something about Polish cinema, too. Specially Lukasz Baka's classes with camera we...

No doubt Anna Huth has been the closest teacher and with whom I think we can learn a lot

No doubt Anna Huth has been the closest teacher and with whom I think we can learn a lot, although in this case there have been so few classes that we have hardly done anything. Andrzej Cichocki (cinematography) has also been a very interesting teacher and we...

What I liked most about Erasmus Studies in Faculty of Radio and Television was the classes and the way the teachers taught

What I liked most about Erasmus Studies in Faculty of Radio and Television was the classes and the way the teachers taught, so we interacted with the teachers and with the other students. We always had fun class work to do, but what I liked the most was having...

I’m very happy with Katowice and my studies here!

I’m very happy with Katowice and my studies here! Katowice is a beautiful city with both historical places and modern ones! Also, I loved my studies here because the teachers are very friendly with us, we’ve drink with them! The career is very practical and th...

I came to ERASMUS+ programme from Latvia. I had a great semester here in Katowice

I came to ERASMUS+ programme from Latvia. I had a great semester here in Katowice at the University of Silesia. For me the best part about the learning experience was the workshops. I would enjoyed if there were more of workshops like these. I liked the practi...

I really liked a lot of things in my Erasmus studies in the Faculty of Radio and Television

I really liked a lot of things in my Erasmus studies in the Faculty of Radio and Television. Firstly, the university looks great, it is very modern and it has a really cool architecture. A lot of natural light coming in from the big windows, I also like the fa...

Erasmus in Poland is great! The Faculty of Radio and Television is really so amazing

Erasmus in Poland is great! The Faculty of Radio and Television is really so amazing. We had a very good experience. The workshops are very fun (especially workshop with Ms. Anna Huth and Mr Paweł Chorzepa!) Multimedia classes were also so productive, we have...

It was a pleasure to study at this faculty...

It was a pleasure to study at this faculty, I wanted to learn about cinema in a more practical way and this is what I found here. The university has many equipment (shooting studio, cameras, lights, production department…) and the teachers are all professional...

I have enjoyed my studies in the Film School...

I have enjoyed my studies in the Film School so far because it looks to me that is an opportunity to have access to material and get in touch with teachers who are actually working in the film industry. As it is so difficult for polish students to enter in the...

The professors who educated us are very kindly and friendly...

The professors who educated us are very kindly and friendly. I haven't met with any problem about courses. Their English was well and we understood what we meant so there were no language barrier. I think practice courses was less than theoretical ones. I want...

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