FILMS ON TODAY

08

April

CAMOUFLAGE (BARWY OCHRONNE)

- 6pm, 8:30pm -

8 April, 6pm
BFI Southbank NFT 1
+
14 April, 8:30pm
BFI Southbank NFT 3
Tickets: £8.35  -  £12.15
A linguistics competition at a university’s summer camp is the backdrop for a wittily satirical drama about the elusiveness of language. An idealistic teacher and his more manipulative older colleague assess not only each entry’s intrinsic merit, but … Read More »

camouflage 1

08

April

POSTER EXHIBITION: ANDRZEJ WAJDA’S FILMS IN WORLD FILM POSTERS

- -

2 April — 31 May
BFI Southbank Atrium
FREE
Selected works from the original Andrzej Wajda’s Films in World Film Posters exhibition on loan from the archives of the Film Museum in Łódź, Poland presents archival materials related to the life and work
of the Polish artist. The abundant archive of the Museum … Read More »

09

April

ILLUMINATION (ILUMINACJA)

- 6:15pm, 8:30pm -

9 April, 6:15pm
BFI Southbank NFT 3
+
12 April, 8:30pm
BFI Southbank NFT 3
Tickets: £8.35  -  £11.75
This dazzlingly original filmessay combines an intensely intimate portrait of a young would-be scientist with a quizzical analysis of his sincere (if fumbling and naive) attempts at grasping the very meaning of life. Its frequent scholarly digressions into … Read More »

illumination 3

09

April

POSTER EXHIBITION: ANDRZEJ WAJDA’S FILMS IN WORLD FILM POSTERS

- -

2 April — 31 May
BFI Southbank Atrium
FREE
Selected works from the original Andrzej Wajda’s Films in World Film Posters exhibition on loan from the archives of the Film Museum in Łódź, Poland presents archival materials related to the life and work
of the Polish artist. The abundant archive of the Museum … Read More »

09

April

THE CONSTANT FACTOR (CONSTANS)

- 8:50pm, 6:20pm -

9 April, 8:50pm
BFI Southbank NFT 3
+
12 April, 6:20pm
BFI Southbank NFT 3
Tickets: £8.35 - £11.75
A man obsessed by the impending death of his mother and a dream of climbing mountains retreats into mathematics, trying to discover a ‘constant factor’ that will make sense of the world’s apparently random capriciousness. It’s one of Zanussi’s … Read More »

constant factor 13

10

April

THE MIGHTY ANGEL

- 6:30pm -

8 April, 8pm
ICA
Tickets: £7- £11
The Mighty Angel joins a long line of cinematic masterpieces that focus on alcoholic writers, including The Lost Weekend (1945) and Leaving Las Vegas (1995). Jerzy is a talented writer with a massive drinking problem. He checks into a rehabilitation clinic regularly, only to relapse … Read More »

10

April

POSTER EXHIBITION: ANDRZEJ WAJDA’S FILMS IN WORLD FILM POSTERS

- -

2 April — 31 May
BFI Southbank Atrium
FREE
Selected works from the original Andrzej Wajda’s Films in World Film Posters exhibition on loan from the archives of the Film Museum in Łódź, Poland presents archival materials related to the life and work
of the Polish artist. The abundant archive of the Museum … Read More »

10

April

15 CORNERS OF THE WORLD: EUGENIUSZ RUDNIK & POLISH EXPERIMENTAL MUSIC

- 8:30pm -

10 April, 8.30 pm
ICA
Tickets: £ 9 – 13
This project, organised together with the ICA, celebrates the Polish father of experimental and electronic music, Eugeniusz Rudnik. The pretext for the project is the release of the documentary film 15 Corners of the World written and directed by Zuzanna Solakiewicz. The film … Read More »

10

April

EDINBURGH FILMHOUSE: MARTIN SCORSESE PRESENTS MASTERPIECES OF POLISH CINEMA

- -

The Edinburgh Filmhouse presents all 24 masterpieces chosen by Scorsese himself, all brilliantly restored and digitally remastered to 2K resolution. For full programme please click here.
CAMOUFLAGE dir. Krzysztof Zanussi
10 April, 6:15pm
20 April, 6:15pm
Book tickets
The screening followed by a Q&A with the director Krzysztof Zanussi.
THE LAST DAY OF SUMMER dir Tadeusz … Read More »

11

April

HARDKOR DISKO

- 4:30pm -

11 April, 4.30pm
ICA
Tickets: £7- £11
In a modern-day metropolis, Marcin, a mysterious lone ranger, steps into the younger Ola’s world, which revolves around parties, alcohol, and drugs. Having met her parvenu parents, he starts to take terrifying steps. Made on a small budget this completely professionallooking film has divided audiences and … Read More »

11

April

OSCAR® NOMINATED DOCUMENTARIES: JOANNA & OUR CURSE

- 6:30pm -

11 April, 6.30pm
ICA
Tickets: £7 – £11
The documentary strand celebrates the work of emerging Polish documentary filmmakers, Aneta Kopacz and Tomasz Śliwiński who have both studied at the Wajda Film School and who have been Oscar® nominated for this year’s Best Documentary Short Film category.
JOANNA
Dir. Aneta Kopacz
Poland, 2013, 45 min
Thanks to … Read More »

11

April

CITIZEN

- 8:20pm -

11 April, 8.20pm
ICA
Tickets: £7- £11
The newest picture of Jerzy Stuhr shows sixty years of an ‘average citizen’ with many events from the modern history of Poland including 1956, March 1968, 1970, martial law, the first free elections and free Poland up until the year 2014. The film tells the story … Read More »

11

April

POSTER EXHIBITION: ANDRZEJ WAJDA’S FILMS IN WORLD FILM POSTERS

- -

2 April — 31 May
BFI Southbank Atrium
FREE
Selected works from the original Andrzej Wajda’s Films in World Film Posters exhibition on loan from the archives of the Film Museum in Łódź, Poland presents archival materials related to the life and work
of the Polish artist. The abundant archive of the Museum … Read More »

11

April

EDINBURGH FILMHOUSE: MARTIN SCORSESE PRESENTS MASTERPIECES OF POLISH CINEMA

- -

The Edinburgh Filmhouse presents all 24 masterpieces chosen by Scorsese himself, all brilliantly restored and digitally remastered to 2K resolution. For full programme please click here.
CAMOUFLAGE dir. Krzysztof Zanussi
10 April, 6:15pm
20 April, 6:15pm
Book tickets
The screening followed by a Q&A with the director Krzysztof Zanussi.
THE LAST DAY OF SUMMER dir Tadeusz … Read More »

12

April

WOJCIECH WISZNIEWSKI REDISCOVERED

- 4pm -

12 April, 4pm
ICA
Tickets: £7 – £11
Wojciech Wiszniewski has been regarded as the most radical representative of the so-called ‘creational’ movement in Polish documentary of the 70’s. This school renounced the documentary attributes such as: cognitive passivity and minimalism of form and putting film maker as a mere observer and recorder … Read More »

12

April

FOREIGN BODY

- 7:50pm -

12 April, 7.50pm
ICA
Tickets: £7- £11
Angelo and Kasia met in Italy in the Focolare Movement where their love and faith in God brought them together. Their relationship is broken by the girl’s return to Poland and her decision to enter a convent. Angelo arrives in Warsaw in order to persuade Kasia … Read More »

12

April

ILLUMINATION (ILUMINACJA)

- 6:15pm, 8:30pm -

9 April, 6:15pm
BFI Southbank NFT 3
+
12 April, 8:30pm
BFI Southbank NFT 3
Tickets: £8.35  -  £11.75
This dazzlingly original filmessay combines an intensely intimate portrait of a young would-be scientist with a quizzical analysis of his sincere (if fumbling and naive) attempts at grasping the very meaning of life. Its frequent scholarly digressions into … Read More »

illumination 3

12

April

POSTER EXHIBITION: ANDRZEJ WAJDA’S FILMS IN WORLD FILM POSTERS

- -

2 April — 31 May
BFI Southbank Atrium
FREE
Selected works from the original Andrzej Wajda’s Films in World Film Posters exhibition on loan from the archives of the Film Museum in Łódź, Poland presents archival materials related to the life and work
of the Polish artist. The abundant archive of the Museum … Read More »

12

April

THE CONSTANT FACTOR (CONSTANS)

- 8:50pm, 6:20pm -

9 April, 8:50pm
BFI Southbank NFT 3
+
12 April, 6:20pm
BFI Southbank NFT 3
Tickets: £8.35 - £11.75
A man obsessed by the impending death of his mother and a dream of climbing mountains retreats into mathematics, trying to discover a ‘constant factor’ that will make sense of the world’s apparently random capriciousness. It’s one of Zanussi’s … Read More »

constant factor 13

12

April

EDINBURGH FILMHOUSE: MARTIN SCORSESE PRESENTS MASTERPIECES OF POLISH CINEMA

- -

The Edinburgh Filmhouse presents all 24 masterpieces chosen by Scorsese himself, all brilliantly restored and digitally remastered to 2K resolution. For full programme please click here.
CAMOUFLAGE dir. Krzysztof Zanussi
10 April, 6:15pm
20 April, 6:15pm
Book tickets
The screening followed by a Q&A with the director Krzysztof Zanussi.
THE LAST DAY OF SUMMER dir Tadeusz … Read More »

13

April

POSTER EXHIBITION: ANDRZEJ WAJDA’S FILMS IN WORLD FILM POSTERS

- -

2 April — 31 May
BFI Southbank Atrium
FREE
Selected works from the original Andrzej Wajda’s Films in World Film Posters exhibition on loan from the archives of the Film Museum in Łódź, Poland presents archival materials related to the life and work
of the Polish artist. The abundant archive of the Museum … Read More »

13

April

EROICA (EROICA)

- 8:30pm, 8:30pm -

13 April, 8:30pm
BFI Southbank NFT 3
+
23 April, 8:30pm
BFI Southbank NFT 3
Tickets: £8.35  -  £11.75
Black comedies about WWII were understandably thin on the ground in post-war Poland, but this brilliantly incisive two-part dissection of ‘courage’ and ‘valour’ offers a decidedly subversive take on the traditional image of Polish heroism. In the first … Read More »

heroism 1

13

April

EDINBURGH FILMHOUSE: MARTIN SCORSESE PRESENTS MASTERPIECES OF POLISH CINEMA

- -

The Edinburgh Filmhouse presents all 24 masterpieces chosen by Scorsese himself, all brilliantly restored and digitally remastered to 2K resolution. For full programme please click here.
CAMOUFLAGE dir. Krzysztof Zanussi
10 April, 6:15pm
20 April, 6:15pm
Book tickets
The screening followed by a Q&A with the director Krzysztof Zanussi.
THE LAST DAY OF SUMMER dir Tadeusz … Read More »

14

April

CAMOUFLAGE (BARWY OCHRONNE)

- 6pm, 8:30pm -

8 April, 6pm
BFI Southbank NFT 1
+
14 April, 8:30pm
BFI Southbank NFT 3
Tickets: £8.35  -  £12.15
A linguistics competition at a university’s summer camp is the backdrop for a wittily satirical drama about the elusiveness of language. An idealistic teacher and his more manipulative older colleague assess not only each entry’s intrinsic merit, but … Read More »

camouflage 1

14

April

POSTER EXHIBITION: ANDRZEJ WAJDA’S FILMS IN WORLD FILM POSTERS

- -

2 April — 31 May
BFI Southbank Atrium
FREE
Selected works from the original Andrzej Wajda’s Films in World Film Posters exhibition on loan from the archives of the Film Museum in Łódź, Poland presents archival materials related to the life and work
of the Polish artist. The abundant archive of the Museum … Read More »

14

April

BLIND CHANCE (PRZYPADEK)

- 6pm, 6:10pm -

14 April, 6pm
BFI Southbank NFT 2
+
18 April, 6:10pm
BFI Southbank NFT 1
Tickets: £6.00  -  £11.75
Banned for years for getting too close to the political knuckle, Kieślowski’s threepart narrative hinges on whether medical student Witek catches a train, and on what happens afterwards. Will he be recruited by the … Read More »

blind chance 1

15

April

POSTER EXHIBITION: ANDRZEJ WAJDA’S FILMS IN WORLD FILM POSTERS

- -

2 April — 31 May
BFI Southbank Atrium
FREE
Selected works from the original Andrzej Wajda’s Films in World Film Posters exhibition on loan from the archives of the Film Museum in Łódź, Poland presents archival materials related to the life and work
of the Polish artist. The abundant archive of the Museum … Read More »

15

April

A SHORT FILM ABOUT KILLING (KRÓTKI FILM O ZABIJANIU)

- 8:30pm, 8:50pm, 6:30pm -

15 April, 8:30pm
BFI Southbank 3
+
18 April, 8:50pm
BFI Southbank 1
+
24 April, 6:30pm
BFI Southbank 1
Tickets: £8.35  -  £11.75
A grimly confrontational study of the protracted process of ending someone’s life, whether through casual murder or meticulously calibrated execution. Kieślowski’s masterpiece contributed to a national debate that ultimately ended capital punishment in Poland. Cinematographer Sławomir … Read More »

short film about killing 4

16

April

POSTER EXHIBITION: ANDRZEJ WAJDA’S FILMS IN WORLD FILM POSTERS

- -

2 April — 31 May
BFI Southbank Atrium
FREE
Selected works from the original Andrzej Wajda’s Films in World Film Posters exhibition on loan from the archives of the Film Museum in Łódź, Poland presents archival materials related to the life and work
of the Polish artist. The abundant archive of the Museum … Read More »

16

April

KNIGHTS OF THE BLACK CROSS (KRZYŻACY)

- 8pm, 4:40pm -

16 April, 8pm
BFI Southbank NFT 3
+
26 April, 4:40pm
BFI Southbank NFT 1
Tickets: £8.35  -  £11.75
One of Poland’s biggest hits, this lavish widescreen epic was based on Henryk Sienkiewicz’s much-loved novel The Teutonic Knights. Set at the turn of the 15th century, it depicts the tension between the Poles and Lithuanians and their … Read More »

black cross 1

18

April

PAWEŁ PAWLIKOWSKI DOCUMENTARIES PART 1

- 6pm -

 
To celebrate the recent successes of Paweł Pawlikowski’s Ida, the winner of this year Oscars Academy Award in the Best Foreign Language category, BAFTA Award for Best Film Not In the English Language and the Oscars nominee for Cinematography, KINOTEKA presents programme of documentary films which commenced Pawlikowski’s career in … Read More »

18

April

POSTER EXHIBITION: ANDRZEJ WAJDA’S FILMS IN WORLD FILM POSTERS

- -

2 April — 31 May
BFI Southbank Atrium
FREE
Selected works from the original Andrzej Wajda’s Films in World Film Posters exhibition on loan from the archives of the Film Museum in Łódź, Poland presents archival materials related to the life and work
of the Polish artist. The abundant archive of the Museum … Read More »

18

April

BLIND CHANCE (PRZYPADEK)

- 6pm, 6:10pm -

14 April, 6pm
BFI Southbank NFT 2
+
18 April, 6:10pm
BFI Southbank NFT 1
Tickets: £6.00  -  £11.75
Banned for years for getting too close to the political knuckle, Kieślowski’s threepart narrative hinges on whether medical student Witek catches a train, and on what happens afterwards. Will he be recruited by the … Read More »

blind chance 1

18

April

A SHORT FILM ABOUT KILLING (KRÓTKI FILM O ZABIJANIU)

- 8:30pm, 8:50pm, 6:30pm -

15 April, 8:30pm
BFI Southbank 3
+
18 April, 8:50pm
BFI Southbank 1
+
24 April, 6:30pm
BFI Southbank 1
Tickets: £8.35  -  £11.75
A grimly confrontational study of the protracted process of ending someone’s life, whether through casual murder or meticulously calibrated execution. Kieślowski’s masterpiece contributed to a national debate that ultimately ended capital punishment in Poland. Cinematographer Sławomir … Read More »

short film about killing 4

18

April

EDINBURGH FILMHOUSE: MARTIN SCORSESE PRESENTS MASTERPIECES OF POLISH CINEMA

- -

The Edinburgh Filmhouse presents all 24 masterpieces chosen by Scorsese himself, all brilliantly restored and digitally remastered to 2K resolution. For full programme please click here.
CAMOUFLAGE dir. Krzysztof Zanussi
10 April, 6:15pm
20 April, 6:15pm
Book tickets
The screening followed by a Q&A with the director Krzysztof Zanussi.
THE LAST DAY OF SUMMER dir Tadeusz … Read More »

19

April

PAWEŁ PAWLIKOWSKI DOCUMENTARIES PART 2

- 6pm -

To celebrate the recent successes of Paweł Pawlikowski’s Ida, the winner of this year Oscars Academy Award in the Best Foreign Language category, BAFTA Award for Best Film Not In the English Language and the Oscars nominee for Cinematography, KINOTEKA presents programme of documentary films which commenced Pawlikowski’s career in … Read More »

19

April

POSTER EXHIBITION: ANDRZEJ WAJDA’S FILMS IN WORLD FILM POSTERS

- -

2 April — 31 May
BFI Southbank Atrium
FREE
Selected works from the original Andrzej Wajda’s Films in World Film Posters exhibition on loan from the archives of the Film Museum in Łódź, Poland presents archival materials related to the life and work
of the Polish artist. The abundant archive of the Museum … Read More »

19

April

EDINBURGH FILMHOUSE: MARTIN SCORSESE PRESENTS MASTERPIECES OF POLISH CINEMA

- -

The Edinburgh Filmhouse presents all 24 masterpieces chosen by Scorsese himself, all brilliantly restored and digitally remastered to 2K resolution. For full programme please click here.
CAMOUFLAGE dir. Krzysztof Zanussi
10 April, 6:15pm
20 April, 6:15pm
Book tickets
The screening followed by a Q&A with the director Krzysztof Zanussi.
THE LAST DAY OF SUMMER dir Tadeusz … Read More »

20

April

POSTER EXHIBITION: ANDRZEJ WAJDA’S FILMS IN WORLD FILM POSTERS

- -

2 April — 31 May
BFI Southbank Atrium
FREE
Selected works from the original Andrzej Wajda’s Films in World Film Posters exhibition on loan from the archives of the Film Museum in Łódź, Poland presents archival materials related to the life and work
of the Polish artist. The abundant archive of the Museum … Read More »

20

April

THE SARAGOSSA MANUSCRIPT (RĘKOPIS ZNALEZIONY W SARAGOSSIE)

- 7:40pm, 7:30pm -

20 April, 7:40pm
BFI Southbank NFT 1
+
25 April, 7:30pm
BFI Southbank NFT 1
Tickets: £8.35 - £.11.75
You wouldn’t expect a rip-roaring widescreen Napoleonic adventure crammed with duels, damsels and cryptic manuscripts to be the favourite film of the Grateful Dead’s Jerry Garcia. But this is actually one of the great 1960s ‘head-trips’ – an adaptation … Read More »

saragossa manuscript 3

20

April

EDINBURGH FILMHOUSE: MARTIN SCORSESE PRESENTS MASTERPIECES OF POLISH CINEMA

- -

The Edinburgh Filmhouse presents all 24 masterpieces chosen by Scorsese himself, all brilliantly restored and digitally remastered to 2K resolution. For full programme please click here.
CAMOUFLAGE dir. Krzysztof Zanussi
10 April, 6:15pm
20 April, 6:15pm
Book tickets
The screening followed by a Q&A with the director Krzysztof Zanussi.
THE LAST DAY OF SUMMER dir Tadeusz … Read More »

21

April

POSTER EXHIBITION: ANDRZEJ WAJDA’S FILMS IN WORLD FILM POSTERS

- -

2 April — 31 May
BFI Southbank Atrium
FREE
Selected works from the original Andrzej Wajda’s Films in World Film Posters exhibition on loan from the archives of the Film Museum in Łódź, Poland presents archival materials related to the life and work
of the Polish artist. The abundant archive of the Museum … Read More »

21

April

THE HOURGLASS SANATORIUM (SANATORIUM POD KLEPSYDRĄ)

- 8:30pm , 8:20pm -

21 April, 8:30pm
BFI Southbank NFT 1
+
30 April, 8:20pm
BFI Southbank NFT 1
Tickets: £6  -  £11.75
A hallucinatory head-swiveller of a film, which turns Bruno Schulz’s novella into a floridly baroque journey of a man visiting a mysterious sanatorium. He enters a world based as much on his anxieties and long-buried memories as it … Read More »

hour-glass sanatorium 7

22

April

POSTER EXHIBITION: ANDRZEJ WAJDA’S FILMS IN WORLD FILM POSTERS

- -

2 April — 31 May
BFI Southbank Atrium
FREE
Selected works from the original Andrzej Wajda’s Films in World Film Posters exhibition on loan from the archives of the Film Museum in Łódź, Poland presents archival materials related to the life and work
of the Polish artist. The abundant archive of the Museum … Read More »

22

April

EDINBURGH FILMHOUSE: MARTIN SCORSESE PRESENTS MASTERPIECES OF POLISH CINEMA

- -

The Edinburgh Filmhouse presents all 24 masterpieces chosen by Scorsese himself, all brilliantly restored and digitally remastered to 2K resolution. For full programme please click here.
CAMOUFLAGE dir. Krzysztof Zanussi
10 April, 6:15pm
20 April, 6:15pm
Book tickets
The screening followed by a Q&A with the director Krzysztof Zanussi.
THE LAST DAY OF SUMMER dir Tadeusz … Read More »

23

April

POSTER EXHIBITION: ANDRZEJ WAJDA’S FILMS IN WORLD FILM POSTERS

- -

2 April — 31 May
BFI Southbank Atrium
FREE
Selected works from the original Andrzej Wajda’s Films in World Film Posters exhibition on loan from the archives of the Film Museum in Łódź, Poland presents archival materials related to the life and work
of the Polish artist. The abundant archive of the Museum … Read More »

23

April

EROICA (EROICA)

- 8:30pm, 8:30pm -

13 April, 8:30pm
BFI Southbank NFT 3
+
23 April, 8:30pm
BFI Southbank NFT 3
Tickets: £8.35  -  £11.75
Black comedies about WWII were understandably thin on the ground in post-war Poland, but this brilliantly incisive two-part dissection of ‘courage’ and ‘valour’ offers a decidedly subversive take on the traditional image of Polish heroism. In the first … Read More »

heroism 1

23

April

EDINBURGH FILMHOUSE: MARTIN SCORSESE PRESENTS MASTERPIECES OF POLISH CINEMA

- -

The Edinburgh Filmhouse presents all 24 masterpieces chosen by Scorsese himself, all brilliantly restored and digitally remastered to 2K resolution. For full programme please click here.
CAMOUFLAGE dir. Krzysztof Zanussi
10 April, 6:15pm
20 April, 6:15pm
Book tickets
The screening followed by a Q&A with the director Krzysztof Zanussi.
THE LAST DAY OF SUMMER dir Tadeusz … Read More »

24

April

CANCELLED! GOTTLAND: LIFE & DEATH AMONG THE CZECHS

- 7pm -

DUE TO UNFORESEEN CIRCUMSTANCES THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED
FOR TICKET RETURNS PLEASE CONTACT THE FRONTLINE CLUB
 
24 April, 7pm
Frontline Club
Tickets: £8 – £10
After reading his prize-winning book about their compatriots, Gottland: Mostly True Stories from Half of Czechoslovakia, a group of young Czech filmmakers approached the Polish author, Mariusz Szczygieł, to … Read More »

24

April

POSTER EXHIBITION: ANDRZEJ WAJDA’S FILMS IN WORLD FILM POSTERS

- -

2 April — 31 May
BFI Southbank Atrium
FREE
Selected works from the original Andrzej Wajda’s Films in World Film Posters exhibition on loan from the archives of the Film Museum in Łódź, Poland presents archival materials related to the life and work
of the Polish artist. The abundant archive of the Museum … Read More »

24

April

A SHORT FILM ABOUT KILLING (KRÓTKI FILM O ZABIJANIU)

- 8:30pm, 8:50pm, 6:30pm -

15 April, 8:30pm
BFI Southbank 3
+
18 April, 8:50pm
BFI Southbank 1
+
24 April, 6:30pm
BFI Southbank 1
Tickets: £8.35  -  £11.75
A grimly confrontational study of the protracted process of ending someone’s life, whether through casual murder or meticulously calibrated execution. Kieślowski’s masterpiece contributed to a national debate that ultimately ended capital punishment in Poland. Cinematographer Sławomir … Read More »

short film about killing 4

24

April

EDINBURGH FILMHOUSE: MARTIN SCORSESE PRESENTS MASTERPIECES OF POLISH CINEMA

- -

The Edinburgh Filmhouse presents all 24 masterpieces chosen by Scorsese himself, all brilliantly restored and digitally remastered to 2K resolution. For full programme please click here.
CAMOUFLAGE dir. Krzysztof Zanussi
10 April, 6:15pm
20 April, 6:15pm
Book tickets
The screening followed by a Q&A with the director Krzysztof Zanussi.
THE LAST DAY OF SUMMER dir Tadeusz … Read More »

25

April

POSTER EXHIBITION: ANDRZEJ WAJDA’S FILMS IN WORLD FILM POSTERS

- -

2 April — 31 May
BFI Southbank Atrium
FREE
Selected works from the original Andrzej Wajda’s Films in World Film Posters exhibition on loan from the archives of the Film Museum in Łódź, Poland presents archival materials related to the life and work
of the Polish artist. The abundant archive of the Museum … Read More »

25

April

THE SARAGOSSA MANUSCRIPT (RĘKOPIS ZNALEZIONY W SARAGOSSIE)

- 7:40pm, 7:30pm -

20 April, 7:40pm
BFI Southbank NFT 1
+
25 April, 7:30pm
BFI Southbank NFT 1
Tickets: £8.35 - £.11.75
You wouldn’t expect a rip-roaring widescreen Napoleonic adventure crammed with duels, damsels and cryptic manuscripts to be the favourite film of the Grateful Dead’s Jerry Garcia. But this is actually one of the great 1960s ‘head-trips’ – an adaptation … Read More »

saragossa manuscript 3

25

April

JUMP (SALTO)

- 6:20pm, 8:50pm -

25 April, 6:20pm
BFI Southbank NFT 2
+
28 April, 8:50pm
BFI Southbank NFT 3
Tickets: £6.00  -  £11.75
In this rich and subtle dreamplay a man arrives in a small country town and demands sanctuary from an unspecified threat, but who is he, why do people remember him differently, and can he really perform miracles? Many … Read More »

jump 2

25

April

EDINBURGH FILMHOUSE: MARTIN SCORSESE PRESENTS MASTERPIECES OF POLISH CINEMA

- -

The Edinburgh Filmhouse presents all 24 masterpieces chosen by Scorsese himself, all brilliantly restored and digitally remastered to 2K resolution. For full programme please click here.
CAMOUFLAGE dir. Krzysztof Zanussi
10 April, 6:15pm
20 April, 6:15pm
Book tickets
The screening followed by a Q&A with the director Krzysztof Zanussi.
THE LAST DAY OF SUMMER dir Tadeusz … Read More »

26

April

POSTER EXHIBITION: ANDRZEJ WAJDA’S FILMS IN WORLD FILM POSTERS

- -

2 April — 31 May
BFI Southbank Atrium
FREE
Selected works from the original Andrzej Wajda’s Films in World Film Posters exhibition on loan from the archives of the Film Museum in Łódź, Poland presents archival materials related to the life and work
of the Polish artist. The abundant archive of the Museum … Read More »

26

April

KNIGHTS OF THE BLACK CROSS (KRZYŻACY)

- 8pm, 4:40pm -

16 April, 8pm
BFI Southbank NFT 3
+
26 April, 4:40pm
BFI Southbank NFT 1
Tickets: £8.35  -  £11.75
One of Poland’s biggest hits, this lavish widescreen epic was based on Henryk Sienkiewicz’s much-loved novel The Teutonic Knights. Set at the turn of the 15th century, it depicts the tension between the Poles and Lithuanians and their … Read More »

black cross 1

26

April

TO KILL THIS LOVE (TRZEBA ZABIĆ TĘ MIŁOŚĆ)

- 3:15pm, 8:45pm -

26 April, 3:15pm
BFI Southbank NFT 2
+
29 April, 8:45pm
BFI Southbank NFT 2
Tickets: £8.35 - £11.75
Magda and Andrzej are young lovers in early 1970s Poland, notionally a socialist paradise, in reality anything but as they find themselves constantly buffeted by official obstacles and supposedly non-existent class barriers as they try to find a place … Read More »

to kill this love 6

26

April

THE LAST DAY OF SUMMER (OSTATNI DZIEŃ LATA)

- 8:50pm, 6:20pm -

26 April, 8:50pm
BFI Southbank NFT 2
+
28 April, 6:20pm
BFI Southbank NFT 2
Tickets: £6.00  -  £11.75
Already an important novelist, Konwicki used his position as the Kadr Film Unit’s literary advisor to make his directing debut for a tiny budget, with no script and a cast of two – a revolutionary gesture at a … Read More »

last day of summer 7

27

April

POSTER EXHIBITION: ANDRZEJ WAJDA’S FILMS IN WORLD FILM POSTERS

- -

2 April — 31 May
BFI Southbank Atrium
FREE
Selected works from the original Andrzej Wajda’s Films in World Film Posters exhibition on loan from the archives of the Film Museum in Łódź, Poland presents archival materials related to the life and work
of the Polish artist. The abundant archive of the Museum … Read More »

27

April

EDINBURGH FILMHOUSE: MARTIN SCORSESE PRESENTS MASTERPIECES OF POLISH CINEMA

- -

The Edinburgh Filmhouse presents all 24 masterpieces chosen by Scorsese himself, all brilliantly restored and digitally remastered to 2K resolution. For full programme please click here.
CAMOUFLAGE dir. Krzysztof Zanussi
10 April, 6:15pm
20 April, 6:15pm
Book tickets
The screening followed by a Q&A with the director Krzysztof Zanussi.
THE LAST DAY OF SUMMER dir Tadeusz … Read More »

28

April

POSTER EXHIBITION: ANDRZEJ WAJDA’S FILMS IN WORLD FILM POSTERS

- -

2 April — 31 May
BFI Southbank Atrium
FREE
Selected works from the original Andrzej Wajda’s Films in World Film Posters exhibition on loan from the archives of the Film Museum in Łódź, Poland presents archival materials related to the life and work
of the Polish artist. The abundant archive of the Museum … Read More »

28

April

JUMP (SALTO)

- 6:20pm, 8:50pm -

25 April, 6:20pm
BFI Southbank NFT 2
+
28 April, 8:50pm
BFI Southbank NFT 3
Tickets: £6.00  -  £11.75
In this rich and subtle dreamplay a man arrives in a small country town and demands sanctuary from an unspecified threat, but who is he, why do people remember him differently, and can he really perform miracles? Many … Read More »

jump 2

28

April

THE LAST DAY OF SUMMER (OSTATNI DZIEŃ LATA)

- 8:50pm, 6:20pm -

26 April, 8:50pm
BFI Southbank NFT 2
+
28 April, 6:20pm
BFI Southbank NFT 2
Tickets: £6.00  -  £11.75
Already an important novelist, Konwicki used his position as the Kadr Film Unit’s literary advisor to make his directing debut for a tiny budget, with no script and a cast of two – a revolutionary gesture at a … Read More »

last day of summer 7

28

April

EDINBURGH FILMHOUSE: MARTIN SCORSESE PRESENTS MASTERPIECES OF POLISH CINEMA

- -

The Edinburgh Filmhouse presents all 24 masterpieces chosen by Scorsese himself, all brilliantly restored and digitally remastered to 2K resolution. For full programme please click here.
CAMOUFLAGE dir. Krzysztof Zanussi
10 April, 6:15pm
20 April, 6:15pm
Book tickets
The screening followed by a Q&A with the director Krzysztof Zanussi.
THE LAST DAY OF SUMMER dir Tadeusz … Read More »

29

April

POSTER EXHIBITION: ANDRZEJ WAJDA’S FILMS IN WORLD FILM POSTERS

- -

2 April — 31 May
BFI Southbank Atrium
FREE
Selected works from the original Andrzej Wajda’s Films in World Film Posters exhibition on loan from the archives of the Film Museum in Łódź, Poland presents archival materials related to the life and work
of the Polish artist. The abundant archive of the Museum … Read More »

29

April

TO KILL THIS LOVE (TRZEBA ZABIĆ TĘ MIŁOŚĆ)

- 3:15pm, 8:45pm -

26 April, 3:15pm
BFI Southbank NFT 2
+
29 April, 8:45pm
BFI Southbank NFT 2
Tickets: £8.35 - £11.75
Magda and Andrzej are young lovers in early 1970s Poland, notionally a socialist paradise, in reality anything but as they find themselves constantly buffeted by official obstacles and supposedly non-existent class barriers as they try to find a place … Read More »

to kill this love 6

29

April

EDINBURGH FILMHOUSE: MARTIN SCORSESE PRESENTS MASTERPIECES OF POLISH CINEMA

- -

The Edinburgh Filmhouse presents all 24 masterpieces chosen by Scorsese himself, all brilliantly restored and digitally remastered to 2K resolution. For full programme please click here.
CAMOUFLAGE dir. Krzysztof Zanussi
10 April, 6:15pm
20 April, 6:15pm
Book tickets
The screening followed by a Q&A with the director Krzysztof Zanussi.
THE LAST DAY OF SUMMER dir Tadeusz … Read More »

30

April

POSTER EXHIBITION: ANDRZEJ WAJDA’S FILMS IN WORLD FILM POSTERS

- -

2 April — 31 May
BFI Southbank Atrium
FREE
Selected works from the original Andrzej Wajda’s Films in World Film Posters exhibition on loan from the archives of the Film Museum in Łódź, Poland presents archival materials related to the life and work
of the Polish artist. The abundant archive of the Museum … Read More »

30

April

THE HOURGLASS SANATORIUM (SANATORIUM POD KLEPSYDRĄ)

- 8:30pm , 8:20pm -

21 April, 8:30pm
BFI Southbank NFT 1
+
30 April, 8:20pm
BFI Southbank NFT 1
Tickets: £6  -  £11.75
A hallucinatory head-swiveller of a film, which turns Bruno Schulz’s novella into a floridly baroque journey of a man visiting a mysterious sanatorium. He enters a world based as much on his anxieties and long-buried memories as it … Read More »

hour-glass sanatorium 7

30

April

EDINBURGH FILMHOUSE: MARTIN SCORSESE PRESENTS MASTERPIECES OF POLISH CINEMA

- -

The Edinburgh Filmhouse presents all 24 masterpieces chosen by Scorsese himself, all brilliantly restored and digitally remastered to 2K resolution. For full programme please click here.
CAMOUFLAGE dir. Krzysztof Zanussi
10 April, 6:15pm
20 April, 6:15pm
Book tickets
The screening followed by a Q&A with the director Krzysztof Zanussi.
THE LAST DAY OF SUMMER dir Tadeusz … Read More »

01

May

POSTER EXHIBITION: ANDRZEJ WAJDA’S FILMS IN WORLD FILM POSTERS

- -

2 April — 31 May
BFI Southbank Atrium
FREE
Selected works from the original Andrzej Wajda’s Films in World Film Posters exhibition on loan from the archives of the Film Museum in Łódź, Poland presents archival materials related to the life and work
of the Polish artist. The abundant archive of the Museum … Read More »

02

May

POSTER EXHIBITION: ANDRZEJ WAJDA’S FILMS IN WORLD FILM POSTERS

- -

2 April — 31 May
BFI Southbank Atrium
FREE
Selected works from the original Andrzej Wajda’s Films in World Film Posters exhibition on loan from the archives of the Film Museum in Łódź, Poland presents archival materials related to the life and work
of the Polish artist. The abundant archive of the Museum … Read More »

02

May

NIGHT TRAIN (POCIĄG)

- 6:10pm, 8:45pm -

2 May, 6:10pm
BFI Southbank NFT 3
+
9 May, 8:45pm
BFI Southbank NFT 3
Tickets: £8.35 - £.11.75
Psychological thriller about the passengers on an overnight Baltic express. A sleeper train rockets through the night, its passengers possibly including a murderer. Although this isn’t quite as overtly Hitchcockian as that sounds, as Kawalerowicz was primarily interested in … Read More »

night train 10

03

May

POSTER EXHIBITION: ANDRZEJ WAJDA’S FILMS IN WORLD FILM POSTERS

- -

2 April — 31 May
BFI Southbank Atrium
FREE
Selected works from the original Andrzej Wajda’s Films in World Film Posters exhibition on loan from the archives of the Film Museum in Łódź, Poland presents archival materials related to the life and work
of the Polish artist. The abundant archive of the Museum … Read More »

03

May

MAN OF IRON (CZŁOWIEK Z ŻELAZA)

- 2:00pm, 5:30pm -

3 May, 2pm
BFI Southbank NFT 1
+
23 May, 5:30pm
BFI Southbank NFT 1
Tickets: £8.35 - £.11.75
Andrzej Wajda’s masterly study of the excitement of the Solidarity years. As the Solidarity protests swelled in 1980, Wajda grabbed camera and crew, pulled ready-made characters off the shelf (from his earlier Man of Marble) and filmed this story … Read More »

man of iron 9

03

May

MOTHER JOAN OF ANGELS (MATKA JOANNA OD ANIOŁÓW)

- 5:30pm, 8:30pm -

3 May, 5:30pm
BFI Southbank NFT 3
+
8 May, 8:30pm
BFI Southbank NFT 3
Tickets: £8.35 - £11.75
A stark psychological drama about demonic possession in a convent. Notionally, this is based on the same historical events that inspired Ken Russell’s The Devils, but Kawalerowicz’s treatment is subtler and more psychologically acute. His wife Lucyna Winnicka plays … Read More »

04

May

POSTER EXHIBITION: ANDRZEJ WAJDA’S FILMS IN WORLD FILM POSTERS

- -

2 April — 31 May
BFI Southbank Atrium
FREE
Selected works from the original Andrzej Wajda’s Films in World Film Posters exhibition on loan from the archives of the Film Museum in Łódź, Poland presents archival materials related to the life and work
of the Polish artist. The abundant archive of the Museum … Read More »

04

May

WALKOVER (WALKOWER)

- 8:45pm, 6:20pm -

4 May, 8:45pm
BFI Southbank NFT2
+
17 May, 6:20pm
BFI Southbank NFT3
Tickets: £8.35 - £11.75
Jerzy Skolimowski’s characteristically wayward tale of a washed-up amateur boxer. Skolimowski’s second feature (and first full-length narrative) cemented his status as a one-man Polish New Wave, the rhythms of his films at least as influenced by jazz and (his own) poetry … Read More »

05

May

POSTER EXHIBITION: ANDRZEJ WAJDA’S FILMS IN WORLD FILM POSTERS

- -

2 April — 31 May
BFI Southbank Atrium
FREE
Selected works from the original Andrzej Wajda’s Films in World Film Posters exhibition on loan from the archives of the Film Museum in Łódź, Poland presents archival materials related to the life and work
of the Polish artist. The abundant archive of the Museum … Read More »

05

May

EDINBURGH FILMHOUSE: MARTIN SCORSESE PRESENTS MASTERPIECES OF POLISH CINEMA

- -

The Edinburgh Filmhouse presents all 24 masterpieces chosen by Scorsese himself, all brilliantly restored and digitally remastered to 2K resolution. For full programme please click here.
CAMOUFLAGE dir. Krzysztof Zanussi
10 April, 6:15pm
20 April, 6:15pm
Book tickets
The screening followed by a Q&A with the director Krzysztof Zanussi.
THE LAST DAY OF SUMMER dir Tadeusz … Read More »

06

May

POSTER EXHIBITION: ANDRZEJ WAJDA’S FILMS IN WORLD FILM POSTERS

- -

2 April — 31 May
BFI Southbank Atrium
FREE
Selected works from the original Andrzej Wajda’s Films in World Film Posters exhibition on loan from the archives of the Film Museum in Łódź, Poland presents archival materials related to the life and work
of the Polish artist. The abundant archive of the Museum … Read More »

07

May

POSTER EXHIBITION: ANDRZEJ WAJDA’S FILMS IN WORLD FILM POSTERS

- -

2 April — 31 May
BFI Southbank Atrium
FREE
Selected works from the original Andrzej Wajda’s Films in World Film Posters exhibition on loan from the archives of the Film Museum in Łódź, Poland presents archival materials related to the life and work
of the Polish artist. The abundant archive of the Museum … Read More »

07

May

PHARAOH (FARAON)

- 8:00pm, 3:00pm -

7 May, 8:00pm
BFI Southbank NFT2
+
10 May, 3:00pm
BFI Southbank NFT
Tickets: £8.35 - £11.75
A vast ancient Egyptian epic that’s as much about politics as spectacle. Ancient Egyptians speaking Polish? Well, why not – they didn’t speak English either. Kawalerowicz spent three years making what was once Poland’s most expensive film, a huge widescreen epic … Read More »

08

May

POSTER EXHIBITION: ANDRZEJ WAJDA’S FILMS IN WORLD FILM POSTERS

- -

2 April — 31 May
BFI Southbank Atrium
FREE
Selected works from the original Andrzej Wajda’s Films in World Film Posters exhibition on loan from the archives of the Film Museum in Łódź, Poland presents archival materials related to the life and work
of the Polish artist. The abundant archive of the Museum … Read More »

08

May

MOTHER JOAN OF ANGELS (MATKA JOANNA OD ANIOŁÓW)

- 5:30pm, 8:30pm -

3 May, 5:30pm
BFI Southbank NFT 3
+
8 May, 8:30pm
BFI Southbank NFT 3
Tickets: £8.35 - £11.75
A stark psychological drama about demonic possession in a convent. Notionally, this is based on the same historical events that inspired Ken Russell’s The Devils, but Kawalerowicz’s treatment is subtler and more psychologically acute. His wife Lucyna Winnicka plays … Read More »

08

May

INNOCENT SORCERERS (NIEWINNI CZARODZIEJE)

- 6:20pm, 8:30pm -

8 May, 6:20pm
BFI Southbank NFT2
+
17 May, 8:30pm
BFI Southbank NFT3
Tickets: £8.35 - £12.15
An affectionate but caustic look at early Sixties Polish youth culture. After three successive films about Polish history, Wajda turned his attention to the (then) present, enlisting younger colleagues Roman Polański and Jerzy Skolimowski to add verisimilitude to this study of … Read More »

08

May

EDINBURGH FILMHOUSE: MARTIN SCORSESE PRESENTS MASTERPIECES OF POLISH CINEMA

- -

The Edinburgh Filmhouse presents all 24 masterpieces chosen by Scorsese himself, all brilliantly restored and digitally remastered to 2K resolution. For full programme please click here.
CAMOUFLAGE dir. Krzysztof Zanussi
10 April, 6:15pm
20 April, 6:15pm
Book tickets
The screening followed by a Q&A with the director Krzysztof Zanussi.
THE LAST DAY OF SUMMER dir Tadeusz … Read More »

09

May

POSTER EXHIBITION: ANDRZEJ WAJDA’S FILMS IN WORLD FILM POSTERS

- -

2 April — 31 May
BFI Southbank Atrium
FREE
Selected works from the original Andrzej Wajda’s Films in World Film Posters exhibition on loan from the archives of the Film Museum in Łódź, Poland presents archival materials related to the life and work
of the Polish artist. The abundant archive of the Museum … Read More »

09

May

NIGHT TRAIN (POCIĄG)

- 6:10pm, 8:45pm -

2 May, 6:10pm
BFI Southbank NFT 3
+
9 May, 8:45pm
BFI Southbank NFT 3
Tickets: £8.35 - £.11.75
Psychological thriller about the passengers on an overnight Baltic express. A sleeper train rockets through the night, its passengers possibly including a murderer. Although this isn’t quite as overtly Hitchcockian as that sounds, as Kawalerowicz was primarily interested in … Read More »

night train 10

09

May

EDINBURGH FILMHOUSE: MARTIN SCORSESE PRESENTS MASTERPIECES OF POLISH CINEMA

- -

The Edinburgh Filmhouse presents all 24 masterpieces chosen by Scorsese himself, all brilliantly restored and digitally remastered to 2K resolution. For full programme please click here.
CAMOUFLAGE dir. Krzysztof Zanussi
10 April, 6:15pm
20 April, 6:15pm
Book tickets
The screening followed by a Q&A with the director Krzysztof Zanussi.
THE LAST DAY OF SUMMER dir Tadeusz … Read More »

10

May

POSTER EXHIBITION: ANDRZEJ WAJDA’S FILMS IN WORLD FILM POSTERS

- -

2 April — 31 May
BFI Southbank Atrium
FREE
Selected works from the original Andrzej Wajda’s Films in World Film Posters exhibition on loan from the archives of the Film Museum in Łódź, Poland presents archival materials related to the life and work
of the Polish artist. The abundant archive of the Museum … Read More »

10

May

PHARAOH (FARAON)

- 8:00pm, 3:00pm -

7 May, 8:00pm
BFI Southbank NFT2
+
10 May, 3:00pm
BFI Southbank NFT
Tickets: £8.35 - £11.75
A vast ancient Egyptian epic that’s as much about politics as spectacle. Ancient Egyptians speaking Polish? Well, why not – they didn’t speak English either. Kawalerowicz spent three years making what was once Poland’s most expensive film, a huge widescreen epic … Read More »

10

May

EDINBURGH FILMHOUSE: MARTIN SCORSESE PRESENTS MASTERPIECES OF POLISH CINEMA

- -

The Edinburgh Filmhouse presents all 24 masterpieces chosen by Scorsese himself, all brilliantly restored and digitally remastered to 2K resolution. For full programme please click here.
CAMOUFLAGE dir. Krzysztof Zanussi
10 April, 6:15pm
20 April, 6:15pm
Book tickets
The screening followed by a Q&A with the director Krzysztof Zanussi.
THE LAST DAY OF SUMMER dir Tadeusz … Read More »

11

May

POSTER EXHIBITION: ANDRZEJ WAJDA’S FILMS IN WORLD FILM POSTERS

- -

2 April — 31 May
BFI Southbank Atrium
FREE
Selected works from the original Andrzej Wajda’s Films in World Film Posters exhibition on loan from the archives of the Film Museum in Łódź, Poland presents archival materials related to the life and work
of the Polish artist. The abundant archive of the Museum … Read More »

11

May

EDINBURGH FILMHOUSE: MARTIN SCORSESE PRESENTS MASTERPIECES OF POLISH CINEMA

- -

The Edinburgh Filmhouse presents all 24 masterpieces chosen by Scorsese himself, all brilliantly restored and digitally remastered to 2K resolution. For full programme please click here.
CAMOUFLAGE dir. Krzysztof Zanussi
10 April, 6:15pm
20 April, 6:15pm
Book tickets
The screening followed by a Q&A with the director Krzysztof Zanussi.
THE LAST DAY OF SUMMER dir Tadeusz … Read More »

12

May

POSTER EXHIBITION: ANDRZEJ WAJDA’S FILMS IN WORLD FILM POSTERS

- -

2 April — 31 May
BFI Southbank Atrium
FREE
Selected works from the original Andrzej Wajda’s Films in World Film Posters exhibition on loan from the archives of the Film Museum in Łódź, Poland presents archival materials related to the life and work
of the Polish artist. The abundant archive of the Museum … Read More »

13

May

POSTER EXHIBITION: ANDRZEJ WAJDA’S FILMS IN WORLD FILM POSTERS

- -

2 April — 31 May
BFI Southbank Atrium
FREE
Selected works from the original Andrzej Wajda’s Films in World Film Posters exhibition on loan from the archives of the Film Museum in Łódź, Poland presents archival materials related to the life and work
of the Polish artist. The abundant archive of the Museum … Read More »

13

May

AUSTERIA (AUSTERIA)

- 8:50pm, 3:30pm -

13 May, 8:50pm
BFI Southbank NFT 3
+
23 May, 3:30pm
BFI Southbank NFT 2
Tickets: £8.35 - £11.75
A moving and politically controversial tale of anti- Semitic persecution during WWI. Kawalerowicz spent decades trying to realise his most personal project, that allowed him to suggest without tackling the Holocaust directly that the culturallyengendered pacifism and passivity of … Read More »

Austeria_3

13

May

EDINBURGH FILMHOUSE: MARTIN SCORSESE PRESENTS MASTERPIECES OF POLISH CINEMA

- -

The Edinburgh Filmhouse presents all 24 masterpieces chosen by Scorsese himself, all brilliantly restored and digitally remastered to 2K resolution. For full programme please click here.
CAMOUFLAGE dir. Krzysztof Zanussi
10 April, 6:15pm
20 April, 6:15pm
Book tickets
The screening followed by a Q&A with the director Krzysztof Zanussi.
THE LAST DAY OF SUMMER dir Tadeusz … Read More »

14

May

POSTER EXHIBITION: ANDRZEJ WAJDA’S FILMS IN WORLD FILM POSTERS

- -

2 April — 31 May
BFI Southbank Atrium
FREE
Selected works from the original Andrzej Wajda’s Films in World Film Posters exhibition on loan from the archives of the Film Museum in Łódź, Poland presents archival materials related to the life and work
of the Polish artist. The abundant archive of the Museum … Read More »

15

May

POSTER EXHIBITION: ANDRZEJ WAJDA’S FILMS IN WORLD FILM POSTERS

- -

2 April — 31 May
BFI Southbank Atrium
FREE
Selected works from the original Andrzej Wajda’s Films in World Film Posters exhibition on loan from the archives of the Film Museum in Łódź, Poland presents archival materials related to the life and work
of the Polish artist. The abundant archive of the Museum … Read More »

15

May

PROVINCIAL ACTORS (AKTORZY PROWINCJONALNI)

- 6:10pm, 8:40pm -

15 May, 6:10pm
BFI Southbank NFT 2
+
16 May, 8:40pm
BFI Southbank NFT 2
Tickets: £8.35 - £12.15

Agnieszka Holland’s debut: an ensemble piece about warring actors. After an apprenticeship as Wajda’s assistant, Agnieszka Holland made her solo debut with this ambitious ensemble piece, both an allegorical study of cultural interference (a trendy young theatre director is attempting … Read More »

16

May

POSTER EXHIBITION: ANDRZEJ WAJDA’S FILMS IN WORLD FILM POSTERS

- -

2 April — 31 May
BFI Southbank Atrium
FREE
Selected works from the original Andrzej Wajda’s Films in World Film Posters exhibition on loan from the archives of the Film Museum in Łódź, Poland presents archival materials related to the life and work
of the Polish artist. The abundant archive of the Museum … Read More »

16

May

PROVINCIAL ACTORS (AKTORZY PROWINCJONALNI)

- 6:10pm, 8:40pm -

15 May, 6:10pm
BFI Southbank NFT 2
+
16 May, 8:40pm
BFI Southbank NFT 2
Tickets: £8.35 - £12.15

Agnieszka Holland’s debut: an ensemble piece about warring actors. After an apprenticeship as Wajda’s assistant, Agnieszka Holland made her solo debut with this ambitious ensemble piece, both an allegorical study of cultural interference (a trendy young theatre director is attempting … Read More »

17

May

POSTER EXHIBITION: ANDRZEJ WAJDA’S FILMS IN WORLD FILM POSTERS

- -

2 April — 31 May
BFI Southbank Atrium
FREE
Selected works from the original Andrzej Wajda’s Films in World Film Posters exhibition on loan from the archives of the Film Museum in Łódź, Poland presents archival materials related to the life and work
of the Polish artist. The abundant archive of the Museum … Read More »

17

May

WALKOVER (WALKOWER)

- 8:45pm, 6:20pm -

4 May, 8:45pm
BFI Southbank NFT2
+
17 May, 6:20pm
BFI Southbank NFT3
Tickets: £8.35 - £11.75
Jerzy Skolimowski’s characteristically wayward tale of a washed-up amateur boxer. Skolimowski’s second feature (and first full-length narrative) cemented his status as a one-man Polish New Wave, the rhythms of his films at least as influenced by jazz and (his own) poetry … Read More »

17

May

INNOCENT SORCERERS (NIEWINNI CZARODZIEJE)

- 6:20pm, 8:30pm -

8 May, 6:20pm
BFI Southbank NFT2
+
17 May, 8:30pm
BFI Southbank NFT3
Tickets: £8.35 - £12.15
An affectionate but caustic look at early Sixties Polish youth culture. After three successive films about Polish history, Wajda turned his attention to the (then) present, enlisting younger colleagues Roman Polański and Jerzy Skolimowski to add verisimilitude to this study of … Read More »

17

May

EDINBURGH FILMHOUSE: MARTIN SCORSESE PRESENTS MASTERPIECES OF POLISH CINEMA

- -

The Edinburgh Filmhouse presents all 24 masterpieces chosen by Scorsese himself, all brilliantly restored and digitally remastered to 2K resolution. For full programme please click here.
CAMOUFLAGE dir. Krzysztof Zanussi
10 April, 6:15pm
20 April, 6:15pm
Book tickets
The screening followed by a Q&A with the director Krzysztof Zanussi.
THE LAST DAY OF SUMMER dir Tadeusz … Read More »

18

May

POSTER EXHIBITION: ANDRZEJ WAJDA’S FILMS IN WORLD FILM POSTERS

- -

2 April — 31 May
BFI Southbank Atrium
FREE
Selected works from the original Andrzej Wajda’s Films in World Film Posters exhibition on loan from the archives of the Film Museum in Łódź, Poland presents archival materials related to the life and work
of the Polish artist. The abundant archive of the Museum … Read More »

19

May

PAWEŁ PAWLIKOWSKI DOCUMENTARIES PART 2

- 6pm -

To celebrate the recent successes of Paweł Pawlikowski’s Ida, the winner of this year Oscars Academy Award in the Best Foreign Language category, BAFTA Award for Best Film Not In the English Language and the Oscars nominee for Cinematography, KINOTEKA presents programme of documentary films which commenced Pawlikowski’s career in … Read More »

19

May

POSTER EXHIBITION: ANDRZEJ WAJDA’S FILMS IN WORLD FILM POSTERS

- -

2 April — 31 May
BFI Southbank Atrium
FREE
Selected works from the original Andrzej Wajda’s Films in World Film Posters exhibition on loan from the archives of the Film Museum in Łódź, Poland presents archival materials related to the life and work
of the Polish artist. The abundant archive of the Museum … Read More »

19

May

EDINBURGH FILMHOUSE: MARTIN SCORSESE PRESENTS MASTERPIECES OF POLISH CINEMA

- -

The Edinburgh Filmhouse presents all 24 masterpieces chosen by Scorsese himself, all brilliantly restored and digitally remastered to 2K resolution. For full programme please click here.
CAMOUFLAGE dir. Krzysztof Zanussi
10 April, 6:15pm
20 April, 6:15pm
Book tickets
The screening followed by a Q&A with the director Krzysztof Zanussi.
THE LAST DAY OF SUMMER dir Tadeusz … Read More »

20

May

POSTER EXHIBITION: ANDRZEJ WAJDA’S FILMS IN WORLD FILM POSTERS

- -

2 April — 31 May
BFI Southbank Atrium
FREE
Selected works from the original Andrzej Wajda’s Films in World Film Posters exhibition on loan from the archives of the Film Museum in Łódź, Poland presents archival materials related to the life and work
of the Polish artist. The abundant archive of the Museum … Read More »

20

May

THE WEDDING (WESELE)

- 8:30pm, 8:30pm -

20 May, 8:30pm
BFI Southbank NFT3
+
28 May, 8:30pm
BFI Southbank NFT3
Tickets: £8.35 – £10.65
Nineteenth-century Poland imagined as a grotesque and raucous wedding party. First performed in 1901, Stanisław Wyspiański’s play turns the marriage of a poet and a peasant into a state-of-thenation allegory about the attractions and pitfalls of national self-determination at … Read More »

21

May

POSTER EXHIBITION: ANDRZEJ WAJDA’S FILMS IN WORLD FILM POSTERS

- -

2 April — 31 May
BFI Southbank Atrium
FREE
Selected works from the original Andrzej Wajda’s Films in World Film Posters exhibition on loan from the archives of the Film Museum in Łódź, Poland presents archival materials related to the life and work
of the Polish artist. The abundant archive of the Museum … Read More »

21

May

THE PROMISED LAND (ZIEMIA OBIECANA)

- 5:40pm, 2:00pm -

21 May, 5:40pm
BFI Southbank NFT 3
+
24 May, 2pm
BFI Southbank NFT 1
Tickets: £8.35 - £12.15
Lavish and shocking portrait of ruthless entrepreneurs during Poland’s industrial revolution. Władysław Reymont’s novel is Poland’s equivalent of ‘Hard Times’ or ‘Germinal’, a ruthlessly clear-eyed anatomising of the industrial revolution from the perspective of three young entrepreneurs. Wajda’s viscerally vivid … Read More »

promised land 10

21

May

EDINBURGH FILMHOUSE: MARTIN SCORSESE PRESENTS MASTERPIECES OF POLISH CINEMA

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The Edinburgh Filmhouse presents all 24 masterpieces chosen by Scorsese himself, all brilliantly restored and digitally remastered to 2K resolution. For full programme please click here.
CAMOUFLAGE dir. Krzysztof Zanussi
10 April, 6:15pm
20 April, 6:15pm
Book tickets
The screening followed by a Q&A with the director Krzysztof Zanussi.
THE LAST DAY OF SUMMER dir Tadeusz … Read More »

22

May

POSTER EXHIBITION: ANDRZEJ WAJDA’S FILMS IN WORLD FILM POSTERS

- -

2 April — 31 May
BFI Southbank Atrium
FREE
Selected works from the original Andrzej Wajda’s Films in World Film Posters exhibition on loan from the archives of the Film Museum in Łódź, Poland presents archival materials related to the life and work
of the Polish artist. The abundant archive of the Museum … Read More »

23

May

THE PERFORMER

- 6:30pm -

23 May, 6.30pm
Tate Modern
Tickets: £5
THE PERFORMER
An insight into the contemporary art world. Based on the life of one of the most original performance artists alive – Oskar Dawicki. The main theme of his art is the search for an answer to the question of whether… Oskar Dawicki exists at all. … Read More »

23

May

POSTER EXHIBITION: ANDRZEJ WAJDA’S FILMS IN WORLD FILM POSTERS

- -

2 April — 31 May
BFI Southbank Atrium
FREE
Selected works from the original Andrzej Wajda’s Films in World Film Posters exhibition on loan from the archives of the Film Museum in Łódź, Poland presents archival materials related to the life and work
of the Polish artist. The abundant archive of the Museum … Read More »

23

May

MAN OF IRON (CZŁOWIEK Z ŻELAZA)

- 2:00pm, 5:30pm -

3 May, 2pm
BFI Southbank NFT 1
+
23 May, 5:30pm
BFI Southbank NFT 1
Tickets: £8.35 - £.11.75
Andrzej Wajda’s masterly study of the excitement of the Solidarity years. As the Solidarity protests swelled in 1980, Wajda grabbed camera and crew, pulled ready-made characters off the shelf (from his earlier Man of Marble) and filmed this story … Read More »

man of iron 9

23

May

AUSTERIA (AUSTERIA)

- 8:50pm, 3:30pm -

13 May, 8:50pm
BFI Southbank NFT 3
+
23 May, 3:30pm
BFI Southbank NFT 2
Tickets: £8.35 - £11.75
A moving and politically controversial tale of anti- Semitic persecution during WWI. Kawalerowicz spent decades trying to realise his most personal project, that allowed him to suggest without tackling the Holocaust directly that the culturallyengendered pacifism and passivity of … Read More »

Austeria_3

23

May

KNIFE IN THE WATER (NÓŻ W WODZIE)

- 8:45pm, 6:10pm, 6:20pm -

23 May, 8:45pm
BFI Southbank NFT 1
+
25 May, 6:10pm
BFI Southbank NFT 1
+
26 May, 6:20pm
BFI Southbank NFT 2
Tickets: £6 - £11.75
Polański’s first feature spun ostensibly simple ingredients – two men, a woman, a yacht, a vast expanse of water and a haunting jazz score by the great Krzysztof Komeda – into not just one … Read More »

knife-in-the-water-01

23

May

EDINBURGH FILMHOUSE: MARTIN SCORSESE PRESENTS MASTERPIECES OF POLISH CINEMA

- -

The Edinburgh Filmhouse presents all 24 masterpieces chosen by Scorsese himself, all brilliantly restored and digitally remastered to 2K resolution. For full programme please click here.
CAMOUFLAGE dir. Krzysztof Zanussi
10 April, 6:15pm
20 April, 6:15pm
Book tickets
The screening followed by a Q&A with the director Krzysztof Zanussi.
THE LAST DAY OF SUMMER dir Tadeusz … Read More »

24

May

POSTER EXHIBITION: ANDRZEJ WAJDA’S FILMS IN WORLD FILM POSTERS

- -

2 April — 31 May
BFI Southbank Atrium
FREE
Selected works from the original Andrzej Wajda’s Films in World Film Posters exhibition on loan from the archives of the Film Museum in Łódź, Poland presents archival materials related to the life and work
of the Polish artist. The abundant archive of the Museum … Read More »

24

May

THE PROMISED LAND (ZIEMIA OBIECANA)

- 5:40pm, 2:00pm -

21 May, 5:40pm
BFI Southbank NFT 3
+
24 May, 2pm
BFI Southbank NFT 1
Tickets: £8.35 - £12.15
Lavish and shocking portrait of ruthless entrepreneurs during Poland’s industrial revolution. Władysław Reymont’s novel is Poland’s equivalent of ‘Hard Times’ or ‘Germinal’, a ruthlessly clear-eyed anatomising of the industrial revolution from the perspective of three young entrepreneurs. Wajda’s viscerally vivid … Read More »

promised land 10

25

May

POSTER EXHIBITION: ANDRZEJ WAJDA’S FILMS IN WORLD FILM POSTERS

- -

2 April — 31 May
BFI Southbank Atrium
FREE
Selected works from the original Andrzej Wajda’s Films in World Film Posters exhibition on loan from the archives of the Film Museum in Łódź, Poland presents archival materials related to the life and work
of the Polish artist. The abundant archive of the Museum … Read More »

25

May

KNIFE IN THE WATER (NÓŻ W WODZIE)

- 8:45pm, 6:10pm, 6:20pm -

23 May, 8:45pm
BFI Southbank NFT 1
+
25 May, 6:10pm
BFI Southbank NFT 1
+
26 May, 6:20pm
BFI Southbank NFT 2
Tickets: £6 - £11.75
Polański’s first feature spun ostensibly simple ingredients – two men, a woman, a yacht, a vast expanse of water and a haunting jazz score by the great Krzysztof Komeda – into not just one … Read More »

knife-in-the-water-01

25

May

EDINBURGH FILMHOUSE: MARTIN SCORSESE PRESENTS MASTERPIECES OF POLISH CINEMA

- -

The Edinburgh Filmhouse presents all 24 masterpieces chosen by Scorsese himself, all brilliantly restored and digitally remastered to 2K resolution. For full programme please click here.
CAMOUFLAGE dir. Krzysztof Zanussi
10 April, 6:15pm
20 April, 6:15pm
Book tickets
The screening followed by a Q&A with the director Krzysztof Zanussi.
THE LAST DAY OF SUMMER dir Tadeusz … Read More »

26

May

POSTER EXHIBITION: ANDRZEJ WAJDA’S FILMS IN WORLD FILM POSTERS

- -

2 April — 31 May
BFI Southbank Atrium
FREE
Selected works from the original Andrzej Wajda’s Films in World Film Posters exhibition on loan from the archives of the Film Museum in Łódź, Poland presents archival materials related to the life and work
of the Polish artist. The abundant archive of the Museum … Read More »

26

May

KNIFE IN THE WATER (NÓŻ W WODZIE)

- 8:45pm, 6:10pm, 6:20pm -

23 May, 8:45pm
BFI Southbank NFT 1
+
25 May, 6:10pm
BFI Southbank NFT 1
+
26 May, 6:20pm
BFI Southbank NFT 2
Tickets: £6 - £11.75
Polański’s first feature spun ostensibly simple ingredients – two men, a woman, a yacht, a vast expanse of water and a haunting jazz score by the great Krzysztof Komeda – into not just one … Read More »

knife-in-the-water-01

26

May

EDINBURGH FILMHOUSE: MARTIN SCORSESE PRESENTS MASTERPIECES OF POLISH CINEMA

- -

The Edinburgh Filmhouse presents all 24 masterpieces chosen by Scorsese himself, all brilliantly restored and digitally remastered to 2K resolution. For full programme please click here.
CAMOUFLAGE dir. Krzysztof Zanussi
10 April, 6:15pm
20 April, 6:15pm
Book tickets
The screening followed by a Q&A with the director Krzysztof Zanussi.
THE LAST DAY OF SUMMER dir Tadeusz … Read More »

27

May

POSTER EXHIBITION: ANDRZEJ WAJDA’S FILMS IN WORLD FILM POSTERS

- -

2 April — 31 May
BFI Southbank Atrium
FREE
Selected works from the original Andrzej Wajda’s Films in World Film Posters exhibition on loan from the archives of the Film Museum in Łódź, Poland presents archival materials related to the life and work
of the Polish artist. The abundant archive of the Museum … Read More »

28

May

POSTER EXHIBITION: ANDRZEJ WAJDA’S FILMS IN WORLD FILM POSTERS

- -

2 April — 31 May
BFI Southbank Atrium
FREE
Selected works from the original Andrzej Wajda’s Films in World Film Posters exhibition on loan from the archives of the Film Museum in Łódź, Poland presents archival materials related to the life and work
of the Polish artist. The abundant archive of the Museum … Read More »

28

May

THE WEDDING (WESELE)

- 8:30pm, 8:30pm -

20 May, 8:30pm
BFI Southbank NFT3
+
28 May, 8:30pm
BFI Southbank NFT3
Tickets: £8.35 – £10.65
Nineteenth-century Poland imagined as a grotesque and raucous wedding party. First performed in 1901, Stanisław Wyspiański’s play turns the marriage of a poet and a peasant into a state-of-thenation allegory about the attractions and pitfalls of national self-determination at … Read More »

28

May

EDINBURGH FILMHOUSE: MARTIN SCORSESE PRESENTS MASTERPIECES OF POLISH CINEMA

- -

The Edinburgh Filmhouse presents all 24 masterpieces chosen by Scorsese himself, all brilliantly restored and digitally remastered to 2K resolution. For full programme please click here.
CAMOUFLAGE dir. Krzysztof Zanussi
10 April, 6:15pm
20 April, 6:15pm
Book tickets
The screening followed by a Q&A with the director Krzysztof Zanussi.
THE LAST DAY OF SUMMER dir Tadeusz … Read More »

29

May

POSTER EXHIBITION: ANDRZEJ WAJDA’S FILMS IN WORLD FILM POSTERS

- -

2 April — 31 May
BFI Southbank Atrium
FREE
Selected works from the original Andrzej Wajda’s Films in World Film Posters exhibition on loan from the archives of the Film Museum in Łódź, Poland presents archival materials related to the life and work
of the Polish artist. The abundant archive of the Museum … Read More »

29

May

CLOSING NIGHT GALA

- 6:30pm, 8:15pm -

Screening of “The Cruise” and an immersive boat cruise experience with Gideon Reeling and Obama International
29 May, 6:30pm
ICA
Tickets: £11 – £20
This year, KINOTEKA Closing Night event will involve the screening of the cult Polish comedy “The Cruise” (1970) at the Institute of Contemporary Arts, launching the first UK release of … Read More »

the Cruise_015A

29

May

EDINBURGH FILMHOUSE: MARTIN SCORSESE PRESENTS MASTERPIECES OF POLISH CINEMA

- -

The Edinburgh Filmhouse presents all 24 masterpieces chosen by Scorsese himself, all brilliantly restored and digitally remastered to 2K resolution. For full programme please click here.
CAMOUFLAGE dir. Krzysztof Zanussi
10 April, 6:15pm
20 April, 6:15pm
Book tickets
The screening followed by a Q&A with the director Krzysztof Zanussi.
THE LAST DAY OF SUMMER dir Tadeusz … Read More »

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