How to build a Moscow Film School

In the mid-2020s, the Russian government began a massive push to turn the Russian Federation into a film school destination, a project that would eventually result in the creation of one of the most highly acclaimed film schools in the world, the Academy of Moscow, named after the Russian city where it was founded.The academy was set up to teach students from all walks of life how to become...

Why is there no movie festival in Poland?

A group of Polish filmmakers have started a film festival that aims to bring back Polish cinema to the wider world, the Polish Film Institute said in a statement.The Warsaw Film Festival will take place from September 26 to October 2, and will include films by Polish filmmakers.The Polish Film Academy, which was founded in 1772, is a state-run body that promotes the Polish film industry.The first...