The KLUB DIALOGU school, the WISŁA Cinema and the UW POLONICUM Centre
Warmly invite you to:
PFFF: Polish Films for Foreigners
PFFF is a unique meeting with Polish cinema. We select only those films that have received positive reviews from film critics, awards at festivals, and/or the status of a “cult film” in the eyes of Poles.
Meetings are held regularly, on the first Tuesday of each month. The screening of the film is preceded by a short presentation of the film, and afterwards, a discussion. Movies are shown with English subtitles.
Often, the SPECIAL GUESTS are the directors or actors of the film! PFFF meetings are a great opportunity to get to know Polish film productions, the Polish lifestyle and the mentality of Poles. Such knowledge will certainly facilitate your stay in Poland.
Join us! Come and have a nice evening!
When: every first Tuesday of each month
Where: WISŁA CINEMA, Plac Wilsona 2 (Żoliborz)
Time: 8:15 PM
Ticket price: 19 PLN
More information about the film and the possibility to buy a ticket online: CHECK
What have we prepared for the coming months?
10/01/2023 – Dangerous Men (2022), dir. Maciej Kawalski
7/02/2023 – The Elephant (2022), dir. Kamil Krawczycki – the film received the award for ‘Best Film in the Micro-Budget Films Competition’ at the 47th Polish Film Festival in Gdynia and for ‘Most Successful Debut’. An honest and brave film.
Sad events in the world took over the beginning of 2022. KLUB DIALOGU report
The year 2022 was full of many events that, from a global point of view, have had tragic consequences. Of course, we are talking about Russia’s unjustified invasion of Ukraine and the cruel war being waged against the country’s civilians. We also remember the huge wave of refugees on the border, terrorised by the Belarusian authorities and treated in no less cruel way by the Polish authorities. Read the KLUB DIALOGU report and learn more.
Action taken by KLUB DIALOGU School
The KLUB DIALOGU school categorically opposes all these tragic events, not only in word but also in deed. When the first protests began under the slogan: ‘Stop torture at the border!’ – we couldn’t miss it. Walking through the streets of Warsaw, we wanted to express that we show solidarity with people who are hurt, whose chance for a normal life is taken away just because they were born in a country affected by war or a humanitarian crisis.
The war in Ukraine mobilised us to: initiate the collection of things and money for its inhabitants, organise free Polish language courses, participate in humanitarian convoys, take home refugees, and many, many other activities. See our blog post.
KLUB DIALOGU manifesto
KLUB DIALOGU’s manifesto is simple and unambiguous. We, as employees of the KLUB DIALOGU Polish School for Foreigners, which is not only an educational institution, but also a meeting place for people from different continents and cultures, cannot accept a situation where the law and international conventions are broken.
We would also like to thank OUR STUDENTS who supported and continue to support our initiatives – it is thanks to you that we can learn tolerance and openness. Thank you for your lessons for us and for being you!
We are constantly working for you and organising new Polish language courses
The summer holiday period (June, July, August) turned this structure upside down as usual 😊. Intensive courses prevailed (3 hours a day, every day), and students could additionally learn Polish, have fun, and chat during unique integration events. This year we invited our students to: KLUB DIALOGU’s birthday party, a trip to the Zoo in Łódź, bowling, silent disco dances and salsa, and canoeing on the Wkra River. See the summer holiday movie.
Polish as a foreign language exam at B1 level
In 2022, we managed to conduct 4 exams for the State Certificate in Polish as a Foreign Language at B1 level. 190 people took part in four examination sessions appointed by the State Commission (in February, March, June, and November), and 179 passed the test and received the Certificate. Congratulations!
You too can take the exam and get the Certificate. Check the dates of the B1 exams in 2023 and the courses preparing for this exam. terminy egzaminów na B1 w 2023 roku oraz kursy przygotowujące do tego egzaminu. Check out.
The presentation of Polish films during Film Evenings has become a tradition
Throughout the year, we invited the school to Film Evenings, during which Polish films with English subtitles were presented. It is a great opportunity to learn about the culture and lifestyle of Poles, as well as to understand their mentality.
And as of December, we have the pleasure of inviting everyone to see Polish films at the Wisła Cinema. PFFF: ‘Polish Films For Foreigners’ is a series of Polish films prepared in cooperation with the Wisła Cinema, Polonicum, and the School of Polish Language for Foreigners KLUB DIALOGU.