bankiet USinP14

Congrats to all participating projects and those awarded with post-production services in Poland and France as well as selected by sales agents for distribution and circulating the festivals winning major awards:

•    Joshua Z. Weinstein’s Menashe – color corrected in Warsaw’s Fixafilm and premiered at Sundance and at the Berlinale and is sold by Mongrel International

3 projects from 2016 editions premiered at SXSW in March 2017:

  • Inheritance by Laura Davis and Jessica Kaye was post-produced at ColorOffOn in Warsaw;
  • La Barracuda by Julia Halperin and Jason Cortlund benefitted from color correction and deliverables made at Orka Film in Warsaw;
  • Easy Living by Adam Keleman (participant of the Paris 2016 US in Progress).

•    Shazz Bennett’s Alaska is a Drag was color-corrected at Fixafilm and was sound-mixed at Toya Studios in Łódź in September 2016;
•    The Loner by Daniel Y Grove (winner of Wrocław 2015 edition) was color-corrected and got special effects in Warsaw’s Fixafilm in December 2015 and world premiered at Tribeca IFF in New York;
•    Live Cargo by Logan Sandler played Tribeca, Warsaw FF, Wrocław’s AFF and Off Camera in Krakow;
•    Fidel Ruiz-Healy and Tyler Walker’s Homefront (winner of Wrocław USinP 2014) got finishing touches at Chimney Poland in July 2015 (color-corrected by Wiktor Sasim);
•    Robert Machoian and Rodrigo Ojeda-Beck’s God Bless the Child received CPH:DOX Award in Copenhagen in 2015;
•    Ben Dickinson’s Creative Control was finished at the beginning of 2015 in Paris after receiving the main prize at USinP Paris. Shortly after, Paris-based Coproduction Office picked Creative Control and premiered it in SXSW in Austin and sold to Amazon Releases. In 2015 it received Special Jury Award at SXSW;
•    Onur Tukel’s Summer of Blood was picked by New Europe Film Sales and sold to a great number of territories. It successfully played festivals like Tribeca FF, Fantasia, Stockholm, Sitges and Mar de Plata in 2014;
•    Ping Pong Summer by Michael Tully and Leah Mayerhoff’s ‘I Believe in Unicorns’ were both distributed by Gravitas in US and played major festivals including Sundance, Rotterdam IFF, Sarasota, San Francisco (the former) and SXSW, Sarasota, Denver, Edinburgh (the latter) in 2014;
•    Tommy Oliver’s 1982 played Toronto International FF and won Marqee Audience Award at Austin Film  Festival in 2013;
•    Hide Your Smiling Faces by Daniel Carbone was post-produced at Platige Image in Warsaw and picked for sales by Wide in 2013;
•    I Used to Be Darker by Matt Porterfieled was picked by New Europe Film, got distribution in Europe and the US;
•    Hannah Fidell’s A Teacher won Emerging Woman Award at SXSW 2013;
•    In 2012 Now, Forager by Julia Halperin and Jason Cortlund was completed in Monternia in Warsaw and picked by New Europe Film sales, sold to a number of territories and played festivals all over the world winning 2012 IFP Gotham Awards Nominee for Breakthrough Director among others.