Thanks to the collaboration between the Polish Film Institute and the New Horizons Association, the New Horizons International Film Festival is one of the 4 international film festivals to present selected films in the prestigious The Goes to Cannes at the biggest film market, Marché du Film Online.
The Goes to Cannes is a program that invites the most important festivals to present selected films to the international film industry, films that do not yet have agents, distributors or set premiere dates.
The New Horizons International Film Festival and the Polish Film Institute will present a selection of five Polish films in various stages of production (works-in-progress) in New Horizons' Polish Days Goes to Cannes programme:
The Horse Tail, directed by Justyna Łuczaj-Salej, produced by Studio Indeks
The Last Mission, directed by Jacek Bławut, produced by Aura Films
Everyone Has a Summer, directed by Tomasz Jurkiewicz, produced by Before My Eyes
The Moths, directed by Piotr Stasik, produced by Centrala Film
WIKA!, directed by Agnieszka Zwiefka, produced by My Way Film
New Horizons' Polish Days Goes to Cannes screening is open for professionals registered at the Marché du Film Online. It will be held on the 22nd of July from 12 noon until 2 p.m.
Polish Days 2020 will be held online on July 27 – 29, 2020. It is the most important industry event at the New Horizons International Film Festival, is organised jointly with the Polish Film Institute. During closed screenings, film industry representatives from around the world watch the latest Polish films at various stages of production, including completed works as well as fragments of films in post-production; they also participate in pitching sessions of projects in development. This year the event will take place online. Polish Days is an excellent opportunity for Polish film producers and filmmakers to promote their projects, plan festival strategies and network with international partners.