An extensive presentation of Polish cinema entitled "Poland in Close-Up" will take place this Autumn at one of the most important film festivals in Asia - Busan International Film Festival (BIFF).
At BIFF 2012 the audience will have the opportunity to watch many Polish films and participate in numerous accompanying events. Part of the programme will be a retrospective of ten Polish films from the years 1959-2012, entitled "Poland in Close-up: The Great Polish Masters". Some of the most famous Polish filmmakers - Agnieszka Holland, Jerzy Skolimowski and Dorota Kedzierzawska - will grace the event with their presence. 7th October will be the "Polish Day" at the Festival, during which filmmakers' meetings with journalists and a banquet on the occasion of the Poland's presence in Busan will be held.
The presentation of Polish cinema at the Festival is organised in collaboration with the Polish Embassy in Seoul and the Polish Film Institute.
Date: 4th - 13th of October, 2012
Venue: Busan, Republic of Korea
Organizer: Adam Mickiewicz Institute