To celebrate Wisława Szymborska’s 90th anniversary of her birth, which is this Tuesday (the 2nd of July), the Wisława Szymborska Foundation has organised competition entitled Wolę kino [I Prefer Cinema] for a short film about her poetry. A jury, which included: Michał Rusinek, Tadeusz Sobolewski and Maciej Starczewski chose a winner and nine finalists out of over 50 entries. A screening of all the awarded films is planned for the Nobel Prize winner’s birthday – the 2nd of July at 5 p.m. in Krakow’s Kino Pod Baranami.
A complete list of contestants and shots from the films may be viewed at the Foundation’s Facebook profile.
Everyone interested in participation in the screening should phone at: 789 368 861.
The competition’s organising body: The Wisława Szymborska Foundation and Kino Pod Baranami.