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Our short films on international film festivals in April

On April 8-21, the 44. Grenzland-Filmtage Selb International Film Festival takes place in Selb, Germany. The competition of this prestigious German event includes this year a film Restart (2019), dir. Julian Tałandziewicz. In the catalogue, the festival selector Joachim Reuer indicated our film as one of the two titles that are particularly worth watching during this year's edition of the festival...

Consultations for candidates during the Open Days

Candidates for the Directing and Cinematography course in the academic year 2021/2022 are invited to take advantage of script consultations and the consultations of their photographic portfolio as part of the Open Days of the Kieślowski Film School during the 18. Węgiel Film Festival (May 13-16, 2021). Script consultations Short feature film scripts (up to 30') and / or one idea for a documentary...

Opening of the exhibition by Bartosz Gaczyński

Gallery Galeria pusta cd. invites to the opening of the exhibition entitled "The city is not a natural environment for humans" by Bartosz Gaczyński - a first-year student of Cinematography at the Kieslowski Film School in Katowice. The online openibg of the exhibition will take place on March 31 at 6.00 p.m. on the MS Teams platform. The city is not a natural environment for humans Presented serie...

"East West" on Santa Barbara International Film Festival

The film East West (2020) by Natalia Koniarz, a student of directing, has made it into the official selection of Santa Barbara International Film Festival. The American premiere of the film will take place during the 36th edition of this extremely prestigious event, held on March 31 - April 10, 2021. East West tells the story of Nazar, who fled the country before the war and is trying to get used...

„Seal Story” and „Hello Grandma” in the program of the 18. Millennium Docs Against Gravity Festival

This year's 18th edition of the Millennium Docs Against Gravity festival will be held between May 14-23, 2021, and it will feature the Polish premieres of two pandemic documentaries produced at the Kieślowski Film School in 2020. "Hello Grandma" (2020), dir. Kamila Chojnacka tells the story of a young married couple that, during the lockdown, are trying to cope with tension and their rebellious gr...

Workshop with Piotr Domalewski during the 18. Węgiel Film Festival

As part of the 18. Węgiel Film Festival a workshop "Director-actor cooperation" based on the example of the latest film by Piotr Domalewski, "I never cry" (2020) will take place. The workshop will be conducted by Piotr Domalewski, director of the film, together with actress Zofia Stafiej, who plays the main role. Piotr Domalewski - director, screenwriter, playwright, actor, graduate of film direct...

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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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