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Vancouver Polish Film Festival

October 18 - October 20, 2019
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The Vancouver Polish Film Festival is an annual celebration of the best current Polish productions. During the three day event our audience will have an opportunity to view some of the most interesting and important films of Polish cinematography.

For full showings and the Vancouver Polish Film Festival schedule, click here.

FESTIVAL OPENING FILM


Memories of Summer / Wspomnienie lata
2016, 87 minutes | drama 

Summer. Late 1970s. Small provincial town. Twelve-year-old Piotrek lives with his mother; there is a very strong bond between them. While his father is away, Piotrek’s mother starts going out almost every night. Instantly their simple and clear relationship starts to get complicated. Entangled in the affairs of the adult world, Piotrek feels lost and lonely. Spending time with his peers brings first fascinations and disappointments. Upon his father’s return, Piotrek must confront him with uncomfortable truth. Will he support his mother? Will he be loyal towards his father? How his painful and difficult experience will influence his relationship with his mother?

Director: Adam Guzinski
Screenplay: Adam Guzinski
Cast: Urszula Grabowska, Max Jastrzebski, Elzbieta Romanowska, Paulina Angielczyk, Robert Więckiewicz


ADMISSION

General Admission tickets will be available at the box office only. 

General Admission $12

1-Day Pass – $35 | 3-Day Pass – $70.
Students with valid student ID qualify for 50% discount on general admission tickets purchased at the door only.

DETAILS

When: October 18-20, 2019

Where: Goldcorp Centre for the Arts, 149 W. Hastings St.

Additional Info: SFU Woodward's Cultural Programs, official partner of the Vancouver Polish Film Festival.