Our PhD students at Cannes MARCHÉ DU FILM
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22. 06. 2020. Department

Przemysław Miękinia and Jarosław Wszędybył, Lodz Film School PhD students, qualified with their projects for this year's edition of the international fair, MARCHÉ DU FILM.

Marché du Film, which accompanies the Cannes festival, is one of the largest and most important film markets in the world.
PhD students of the Lodz Film School, Przemysław Miękinia and Jarosław Wszędybył, have been qualified to this year's edition of this event, together with their film projects.

This year, Marché du Film takes place from June 22-26 online.

Among the 10 projects selected by the Polish Film Institute to be presented at the fair to the representatives of the world film industry there is a full-length Polish-Romanian documentary co-production, "Koniec Świata w Dolnie Łez" ("The End of the World in a Valley of Tears") about the last in Europe community of lepers.
Jarosław Wszędybył is the screenwriter and the director of the film. The film is coproduced by Przemysław Miękinia and his company Before my Eyes, and a Romanian company, Film Parade, winner of the Golden Bear at the Berlin Festival for the film "Child's Position".
The premiere of the film which is co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, CNC Romania, TVP and Televiziunea Română, is expected at the beginning of the next year.

Among the chosen projects there is also another one written and directed by Jarosław Wszędybył entitled "Nanga Dream" (production: Karolina Śmigiel, UNI-SOLO Studio).
This is a story about two climbers, Marek Klonowski and Tomasz Mackiewicz, and their attempts to climb to the top of Nanga Parbat in the Himalayas.

Photo 1 - "Koniec Świata w Dolnie Łez"
Photo 2 - "Nanga Dream"

Congratulations and best of luck!