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Ewa Wiśniewska to be awarded the Golden Angel for a Lady of Polish Cinema!
The Golden Angel Award for a Lady of Polish Cinema is presented at the Tofifest International Film Festival. Kujawy Pomorze Region to unique female artists with massive achievements in film and theatre. More »

The FLISAK (Raftsman) Award of the President of Toruń goes to Julian Świeżewski!
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Kamila Urzędowska to receive the Bella Woman Golden Angel for a European Actress
We present the BELLA WOMAN Golden Angel Award for a European Actress to those female artists, whose film work exemplifies temper and sensitivity. More »

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Birthday

Födelsedag · dir. Jenifer Malmqvist
Poland, Sweden 2010, 18’

This is a story about a lesbian couple in a middle age. Sara loves Katerina and is preparing a suprise on her 40th birthday. Katerina has also surprise as well. Unfortunately ― unpleasant... Film focuses on complicated homosexual relationship. Birthday was warmly received at the prestigious Sundance Festival in the USA and on FPFF in Gdynia.

Director:Jenifer Malmqvist
Screenplay:Jenifer Malmqvist
Cinematography:Ita Zbroniec-Zajt
Editing:Bogusława Furga
Cast:Lotten Roos, Asa Karlin, August Lindmark, Liva Leijsne Elkjaer
Awards:Złote Lwy — Konkurs etiud fabularnych i fabularnych filmów dyplomowych szkół filmowych (FPFF Gdynia 2010); Sundance FF; Torino FF; Verzaubert FF; Pink Apple FF Zurich

Jenifer Malmqvist, born in Southern Sweden, has had many different jobs and studied a variety of subjects at advanced levels. After directing amateur theatre she started to study filmmaking in Sweden and Poland.