FILMS 2019

HENRI DAUMAN LOOKING UP

dir. Peter Kenneth Jones, USA 2018, 86 min, documentary POLISH PREMIERE

POLISH PREMIERE He became one of the greatest photojournalists of the 20th century. Marilyn Monroe, Brigitte Bardot, Andy Warhol, Elvis Presley, JFK & Jean-Luc Godard have all found a home inside his archive of one million negatives. Stepping out from behind the camera for the first time, the self-taught perfectionist tells about childhood trauma in […]

20.11, Środa | 18:00 | HELIOS cinema

Lost and found

dir. Shimon Engel, Ofer Winter, Israel 2019, 4 min, animated short

A young boy gets lost in a busy shopping mall, foreshadowing the story of his falling as a soldier in the Israel-Lebanon War of 1982. Festivals, awards: San Diego Jewish Film Festival, Barcelona Short Film Festival Language: Hebrew. Subtitles: Polish and English 19.11.2019, TUESDAY, JCC Warsaw, 17:00 AM ADMISSION IS FREE. FREE TICKETS CAN BE PICKED […]

01.01, Czwartek | 00:00 | JCC Warsaw

MY FATHER’S SON

dir. Hillel Rate, Israel 2018, 32 min, documentary short

POLISH PREMIERE Shy, 36-year-old Moshe has a loving, symbiotic relationship with his charismatic, elderly father, Gershon. The two ultra-Orthodox Jewish men emigrated from Russia 15 years ago and now live contentedly in their tiny Jerusalem apartment. But when Moshe starts to look for a wife, he has to face up to his reality. Festivals, awards: […]

24.11, Niedziela | 13:00 | POLIN Museum

My Name Is Sara

dir. Steven Oritt, USA, Poland 2019, 111 min, drama

CLOSING NIGHT! Warsaw Premiere! Based on the true-life story of a 13 year-old Polish Jew whose entire family was killed by Nazis in September of 1942. After a grueling escape to the Ukrainian countryside, Sara steals her best friend’s identity and finds refuge in a small village, where she is taken in by a farmer […]

24.11, Niedziela | 19:00 | POLIN Museum

My Polish Honeymoon (Lune de miel)

dir. Élise Otzenberger, France 2018, 88 min, comedy drama

POLISH PREMIERE. Packed with charm and laughter, this delightful comedy follows recently-married Parisian couple Anna and Adam as they head off on a belated honeymoon to Poland, leaving their baby in the hands of Anna’s parents. Whilst Anna hopes to find out something of her family’s history, Adam is more interested in having a few […]

22.11, Piątek | 18:00 | HELIOS Cinema

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