“Sylwestra” New Year Eve’s Party at Hellada Gallery @ Hellada Gallery
Dec 31 2018 @ 8:00 pm – Jan 1 2019 @ 3:00 am


Polish Film Festival LA, Hellada Gallery and Polish American community advocates invite you to join the party and welcome the New Year 2019! Polish food, beer, music and great Polish people will rock the gallery.
RSVP to Marek Dzida: T: 562.682-9735 / or Sylwia Knutel:
Costs: Cover $10/person, parking from $5 to $25, Polish food buffet $15/person. Beverages are not included, bar purchases are additional. Dress code: party. First RSVP first serve rule – capacity is limited. See the seating reservation chart:

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In Person with Artur Żmijewski @ TBD
Feb 10 @ 4:00 pm – 6:30 pm


We are happy to invite you to in-person meeting with Artur Żmijewski on Sunday, February 10th, at 4PM. Program will include an interview and Q&A with the audience plus a small reception following the program.  This event will be conducted in Polish with English on-screen translation. We are offering only 12 tickets to the public for this event due to very limited space. Tickets will be available for minimum donation of $30.00/person beginning Monday, February 4th at 12noon. First come first serve rule will apply. Two tickets maximum per person.

Tickets are all sold out as of Monday, Feb. 4th at 9:37PM.

Polish Film Festival Los Angeles


Artur Żmijewski – biography.

Theater, film and TV actor. Graduated from the State Theater School in Warsaw.
Recipient of several awards including a prize at the 1989 IFF Viareggio for his part in INVENTORY (Stan posiadania) directed by Krzysztof Zanussi; 1991 award of the Head of the Committee of Cinematography for the movie LAVA (Lawa) directed by Andrzej Wajda; 1992 Zbigniew Cybulski award for best actor; awarded twice (2002 and 2003) with TELEMASKA for the best Polish TV actor in 2001-2002 and 2002-2003 seasons; THREE-time laureate of  TELEKAMERA for best actor of the year. Recently he played the leading part in KATYN directed by Andrzej Wajda, which in 2008 was nominated for an Oscar.


2017 BREAKING THE LIMITS (Najlepszy) by Lukasz Palkowski
PANIC ATTACK (Atak paniki) by Pawel Maslona
2016 PITBULL: TOUGH WOMEN) by Patryk Vega
2014 STONES FOR THE RAMPART (Kamienie na szaniec) by Robert Glinski
2013 DECEIVED (Oszukane) by Marcinh Solarz
2012 MY FATHER’S BIKE (Moj rower) by Piotr Trzaskalski
2011 HOW TO GET RID OF CELLULITIS (Jak sie pozbyc cellulitu) by Andrzej Saramanowicz
2010 THE RITE OF PASSAGE (Mala matura 1947) by Janysz Majewski
2007 KATYN by Andrzej Wajda
2006 IMMENSITY OF JUSTICE (Bezmiar sprawiedliwosci) by Wieslaw Saniewski
2006 WE’RE ALL CHRISTS (Wszyscy jestesmy Chrystusami) by Marek Koterski
2004 NEVER AGAIN (Nigdy w zyciu) by RYSZARD Zatorski
2001 IN DESERT AND WILDERNESS (W pustyni i w puszczy) by Gavin Hood
2000 CONDEMNATION OF FRANCISZEK KLOS (Wyrok na Franciszka Klosa) by Andrzej Wajda
1999 THE LAST MISSION (Ostatnia misja) by Wojciech Wojcik
1998 AMOK by Natalia Koryncka-Gruz
1998 DESERTER’S GOLD (Zloto dezerterow) by Janusz Majewski
1998 DEMONS OF WAR (Demony wojny w/g Goi) by Wladyslaw Pasikowski
1997 SHELTER (Przystan) by Jan Hryniak
1996 ESCAPE (Szokes) by Lívia Gyarmathy
1995 WHY? (Za co?) by Jerzy Kawalerowicz
1995 FAR FROM EACH OTHER (Daleko od siebie) by Feliks Falk
1994 PIGS 2-THE LAST BLOOD (Psy 2: Ostatnia krew) by Wladyslaw Pasokowski
1992 ENAK by Slawomir Idziak
1991 THREE DAYS WITHOUT CONVICTION (3 dni bez wyroku) by Wojciech Wojcik
1991 MAIDENS AND WIDOWS (Pany i wdowy) by Janusz Zaorski & Elzbieta Osinska
1989 INVENTORY (Stan posiadania) by Krzysztof Zanussi


Miro Kepinski “Beyond the Piano Art x Music”. Performance and exhibit. @ Hellada Gallery
Mar 22 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

MIRO KEPINSKI beyond the PIANO | art x music

Miro Kepinski presents the art of his album covers and other graphics. Selection includes minimal illustrations such as ‘Primal Time’, ‘Digital Conductor’ or ‘Star’.

Miro is a film composer, producer and performer. His most recent credits include a feature drama ‘In This Gray Place’ with Phil LaMarr (‘Pulp Fiction’) — BEST MUSIC award at Polish Film Festival 2018 in Los Angeles and comedy-horror ‘Suicide for Beginners’ with Sid Haig (‘Kill Bill 2’) and Corey Feldman (‘Gremlins’). His score for a documentary ‘The Wounds We Cannot See’ got multiple awards in USA and India (including Best Original Music/Score at  Los Angeles Independent Film Festival Awards, Award of Recognition – Music Score at Hollywood International Independent Documentary Awards). Miro also participates at performances and festivals such as Sesilus, Silent Cinema Festival or Warsaw Festiwal ‘Innocent Sorcerers’ but also Męskie Granie Festival and Off Camera Film Festival. His music mixes minimalism with a ‘rawness’ of the north and a Slavic melancholy blended with the classic sounds. Started as a hobby Miro designed all of his music albums where used a minimal & abstract language combined with pop- and contemporary art influence.

Miss Polonia California 2019. Polish Beauty Pageantin LA @ Hellada Gallery
Jun 15 @ 7:15 pm – 8:15 pm


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