The 14th annual Austin Polish Film Festival is delighted to host esteemed Polish director, Agnieszka Holland. Opening the festival, Holland will screen her highly anticipated film, “Mr. Jones”, followed by a Q&A. The discussion throughout the festival will be centered on this year’s themes of women’s perspective in Polish cinema and the responsibility of media in shaping reality.
The festival will highlight the latest award-winning features, documentaries and animations, among them – “Corpus Christi” by Jan Komasa – Polish candidate for the Academy Award for Best International Feature Film.
Special events for this year’s festival include The Polish Poster Art Exhibit, the festival’s International Short Film Competition, and a masterclass with Agnieszka Holland on October 29 – 30, 2019 at The University of Texas. As the festival approaches, additional events will be revealed.
The films will be presented at the AFS Cinema on November 1 – 3 & 8 – 10, 2019. Information about the program and tickets will be revealed at www.austinpolishfilm.com on October 1, 2019.View Map