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Screening of "IDA," a leading candidate for the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film

Saturday, November 15, 2014 - 8:30pm - 10:30pm
Alfred Lerner Hall, Roone Arledge Cinema

We are delighted to invite you On behalf of Polish Filmmakers NYC, the Polish Club at Columbia University, East Central European Center and the Harriman Institute, I would like to invite you to a special screening of Paweł Pawlikowskis acclaimed film Ida.

The most celebrated Polish film of the past two decades, Paweł Pawlikowskis Ida has opened to international acclaim already the recipient of more than 40 international awards, the film is a leading candidate for the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film. Hailed as a masterpiece by The New York Times and The New Yorker, this beautifully shot, haunting film is truly unforgettable. Polish Filmmakers NYC is proud to cooperate with the Polish Club at Columbia University in showcasing this instant classic of storytelling and emotion.

The screening will be followed by a panel discussion with Professor Stuart Liebman of CUNY, Matt Zoller Seitz, the editor-in-chief of RogerEbert.com, and Sheila OMalley of RogerEbert.com and other outlets, hosted by film critic Michał Oleszczyk, the Artistic Director of Gdynia Film Festival.

We thank our partners: The East Central European Center,  The Harriman Institute at Columbia University, Ferris Reel Society and Metropolis Artists Agency.

This event has been generously sponsored by the Polish Film Institute.

To register, please RSVP to Bart Zelajtys (bsz2103@columbia.edu) with the total number of your guests and their names.

For further information regarding this event, please contact Filip Tucek by sending email to ft2439@columbia.edu or by calling 9294218583.