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Still from the movie Marie Curie, directed by Marie Noelle, 2016. In the picture: Karolina Gruszka, photo: Grzegorz Hartfiel

In Marie Noelle’s biopic there is drama and romance, story of emancipation and forbidden love, there is also a portrayal of an epoch. The only thing lacking is Marie Curie, her intelligence, genius and exceptionality.

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Robin Wright in The Congress by Ari Folman, photo courtesy of Gutek Film

In his film adaptation of Stanisław Lem's Kongres futurologiczny (The Futurological Congress), the creator of Waltz with Bashir focuses on a grim vision of future rather than on the narrative. Despite its impressive scale of The Congress and great performances by actors, the film remains an unfulfilled promise.

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Małgorzata Szumowska, photo: Alexandra Fleurantin/Kino Świat

Małgorzata Szumowska has been nominated for the European Film Award for Best Director thanks to her film Body.

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Jerzy Wójcik, photo: Maciej Kijowski / Studio Filmowe "Kadr" / Filmoteka Narodowa / www.fototeka.fn.org.pl

Do you know what connects Spectre, Pulp Fiction, Black Hawk Down, Pirates of the Caribbean, Midnight Cowboy, Saving Private Ryan, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix, Ray, and Speed? It’s the Polish cinematographers standing behind the camera for each of these famous productions.

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Małgorzata Szumowska has been awarded the Brussels Film Festival's Jury Award for her film “Body”. The main award, the Golden Iris, went to the German film “Rough Road Ahead”, directed by Christian Frosch.

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Izabela Kuna as Bronisława Skłodowska - sister of Maria Curie-Skłodowska, photo: Pokromski Studio

The remarkable Noble prize winner will be played by Karolina Gruszka. The film will also star Daniel Olbrychski and Izabela Kuna. The production of Poland, Germany, France and Belgium will premiere in 2016.

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Polish cinematographers go further afield than just Hollywood. They shoot in South America, in the Himalayas, in Ethiopia, in Bollywood and in the Kazakh desert.

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Body, which received an award at the 2015 Berlinale, is an example of cinema that is bold, wise, and incredibly funny. It is Małgorzata Szumowska’s best film thus far.

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Małgośka Szumowska with the award for the Best Director during the 65th Berlin International Film Festival, photo: Tim Brakemeier / REUTERS / Forum

Małgośka Szumowska was awarded with a Silver Bear for Best Director during the 65th Berlin International Film Festival.

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In the Name of is a story about hope, doubt and the longing for feelings. The film's protagonist is a lonely homosexual priest who organises meetings for difficult adolescents. He hides his past form the people around him and struggles with loneliness.

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Feature film directed by Małgorzata Szumowska, 2008. It tells the story of a young woman coping with the death of her parents.

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