This year's Gala Final SFF Oddalenia 2017 will feature films from Lebanon, Spain, India, Poland and
Ireland. Films from France, Germany, the Philippines and Slovenia were also submitted to the competition. A total of 28 productions were sent. Jury of the festival under the leadership of Justyna Zidar after a long discussion chose the final ten. The projection time is set for more than two hours.
Two Jury prizes will be awarded during the festival. Grand Prix Short Film Festival Oddalenia 2017 and Special Honourable Jury Award. The main prize was donated by the Polish Embassy in Dublin. Paweł Jasinski, a well-known artist in the Dublin area, once again designed the Grand Prix statuette. Also the audience will have the opportunity to choose their film.
The Final Gala will take place the 17th of June ( Saturday ), at 7pm.
in the Polish House, 20 Fitzwilliam Place, Dublin 2
Short Film Festival ODDALENIA 2017 PROGRAMME :
Showing of the 10 films – 2 hours approximately (English subtitles)
POSK is an organisation of the Polish community living in the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland.
Our aim is to preserve the bond among Polish people living in Ireland, to promote Polish culture, art and native tradition, and to cultivate and develop national identity. Friends of other nationalities are very welcome too!
POSK is run by a Committee consisting of 9 members, whose work is entirely voluntary.
The seat of POSK is the ‘Polish House’ located at 20 Fitzwilliam Place, Dublin 2.
The Polish House is open every Saturday from 4.00 pm to 6.00 pm (excluding Holy Saturday, Christmas, New Year and the month of August).
We run a Polish Library and Polish language classes.
Moreover POSK organises meetings with Polish people from many walks of life, such as: culture, art, science and politics; and organises a variety of events including the celebration of national feast days, anniversaries etc.
We invite Polish people living in Ireland to join The Polish Social & Cultural Association in Dublin.
We look forward to seeing you in the Polish House!