The New York-Polish Film Festival presents its 12thAnnual showcasing of Poland’s most riveting cinematic feats. We are the largest festival on the East Coast of the United States promoting and presenting Polish films. The New York Polish Film Festival turns to your company for sponsorship for the 12th Annual NYPFF April 27- May 1, 2016.
Uder the honorary patronage of Andrzej Wajda, the Embassy of the Republic of Poland in the USA, and the European Film Academy The New York Polish Film Festival is proud to announce its 12th annual edition from April 27- May 1, 2016.
Most of the screenings will take place at the Anthology Film Archives and will feature conversations with the actors and directors from Poland. Among the selection of acclaimed new Polish films are:
Body, directed by Malgorzata Szumowska (winner of the Silver Bear at the 2015 Berlin Film Festival);
NY premieres of The Righteous by Michał Szczerbic, and The Here After by Magnus Von Horn (Cannes 2015 Directors Fortnight and Toronto Film Festival selection);
The Polish box office hit Those Daughters of Mine by Kinga Dębska, starring Agata Kulesza (best known in the US from the Oscar-winning Ida);
Jerzy Skolimowski’s 11 Minutes;
Polish-French co-production Raging Rose by Julia Kowalska;
Planet of Singles by Mitjia Okron, a comedy starring one of Poland’s most popular actors, Maciej Sthur.
The NYPFF will also honor the memory of Krzysztof Kieslowski on the 20th anniversary of his death, a special retrospective screening of two of his masterpieces will be presented. It will be introduced by Annette Insdorf, Columbia University Film Professor and author of Double Lives, Second Chances: The Cinema of Krzysztof Kieslowski.
After presenting more than 250 Polish features, shorts and documentaries, which were widely viewed by both the Polish and American public in New York City NYPFF has grown into an integral part of New York’s cultural life.
The Festival has the support of The Polish Consulate in New York, as well as our sponsors without whom the festival could not exist.
We would like to invite you to become New York Polish Film Festival’s SPONSOR. Together we shall achieve a buoyant, successful and memorable event.
Events of this nature have only been made possible through generous contributions and sponsorship from individuals and corporations. Attached are the specifics of the benefits that we offer for your sponsorship. Please visit our website at www.nypff.com for more information about NYPFF 2016 and to see last year’s programs and photo gallery.
Thank you in advance for your kind attention and consideration in this matter.
I hope that you will be a part of our festival and I look forward to hearing from you soon.
For more information, please contact NYPFF Director Hanna Hartowicz
and check the website, www.nypff.com
Hanna Kosinska Hartowicz
Hanka Hartowicz Poductions FILMART