Anthology Film Archives

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The New York Polish Film Festival presents TWO SCREENINGS
November 17, 2017

6:00pm - WOŁYŃ aka HATRED, by Wojtek Smarzowski

A small village in the region of Wołyń, formerly southeast Poland, populated by Ukrainians, Poles, and Jews. 1939. Zosia is in love with a Ukrainian boy from her village, but her father decides to marry her off to the richest farmer. The tension between Polish and Ukrainian neighbors increases as nationalist and fascistic sentiments grow. In February, 1943, Poles are expelled from Wołyń to create an “ethnically pure territory” within a future “free” Ukrainian nation-state.

Followed by...

8:45pm - THE ART OF LOVING, by Maria Sadowska

The story of Michalina Wislocka, the noted doctor who became the author of Poland’s most popular self-help book about love and sex.  She made the impossible happen, opening wide the doors of Polish bedrooms.

Ticket price: $20 for each screening
For more info please visit: www.nypff.com
Contact for questions: info.nypff@gmail.com

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