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"My country, so beautiful" wins in São Paulo


"My country, so beautiful" by Grzegorz Paprzycki is the winner of the international short documentary competition during the 25th It's All True - International Documentary Film Festival in São Paulo (Brazil).

It's All True - International Documentary Film Festival is the leading and at the same time the oldest event dedicated exclusively to nonfiction cinema in Latin America. Founded by Amir Labaki, the festival annually presents over 100 Brazilian and international documentary premieres. The films are screened simultaneously in São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

This is yet another success of Paprzycki’s film, the lucky strike of which began in May last year during the 59th Krakow Film Festival, where Grzegorz Paprzycki received the Golden Hobby-Horse for taking up the current topic at the same time staying in accordance with the tradition of the Polish documentary films participating in public life.

The producer of the film is Krystyna Doktorowicz (Kieślowski Film School of the University of Silesia in Katowice). The film was made under the artistic supervision of Beata Dzianowicz and Andrzej Fidyk.