Welcome to the Polish Film Festival in Los Angeles.

At this site you can find information about the Festival, films, film makers, artists, as well as other news targeting both Polish only and English speaking audiences. As you visit our website, we welcome your suggestions and ideas.
Vladek Juszkiewicz, Festival Director and Founder

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Dear Friends

Dear Friends,

The Polish American Film Society is proud to announce the 19th Annual Polish Film Festival in Los Angeles (October 17 – 25, 2018) celebrating the greatest achievements of Polish filmmakers.

The festival will open on Wednesday, October 17, 2018, with our star-studded gala during which both Polish and American moviemakers will walk the red carpet at Hollywood's legendary Egyptian Theatre, an extravagant start to a nine-day-long celebration of Polish Cinema through October 25, 2018 with subsequent  screenings at the Laemmle's NoHo 7 and Monica Film Center and at USC and CSUN.

The Gala Opening is a very special evening. It is crucial in supporting our celebration of Polish Cinema in Los Angeles, and for this reason the Gala is open by invitation to Festival supporters. To become a supporter please make a minimum donation of $90.00 (per person) before September 30, 2018. The VIP seats are available for a minimum donation of $250.00 (per person). 

Space is limited, so please make your donations early to secure your seat.  Please make your invaluable, tax-deductible contribution, by mailing your checks to: Polish American Film Society, 7726 Ethel Ave., North Hollywood, CA 91605, or through PayPal on our web site.

For the ninethines time we will present the most recent achievements of Polish cinema of features, shorts, documentaries and animations.

A panel of jurors from Hollywood will pick winners in feature, documentary, short, animation category and music debut.

The Festival continues to grow each year by screening more films and drawing larger crowds. As we expand, we seek increased support for this truly unique and rewarding "Holiday of Polish Cinema." This is where our friends, patrons and valued sponsors can help.  You can find sponsorship opportunities on our web site. As a loyal supporter of the Polish Film Festival Los Angeles you recognize the importance of promoting Polish film and Polish culture in Hollywood. Without such generosity and support, this event would not be possible.

The Festival is sponsored by the Polish Film Institute, Senate of the Republic of Poland, Ministry of Culture and National Heritage of Poland, LOT Polish Airlinen (the official airline partner of the Festival), POLAM, Polish Filmmakers Association, Department of Cultural Affairs of City of Los Angeles, Consulate General of the Republic of Poland in Los Angeles, ELMA, Polish Center of Los Angeles, Helena Modjeska Art and Cultural Club, Elzbieta Szoka and Andrzej Dobrzynski. 

We highly value and appreciate your anticipated generosity and support.


Vladek Juszkiewicz with the Board of Directors and Members of the Honorary Committee 

All donations will benefit the 18th Annual Polish Film Festival Los Angeles

The Polish American Film Society is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Tax ID# 20-3076804

The 19th Annual
Polish Film Festival
October 17-25, 2018
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