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Poland's Oscar-shortlisted doc about Ukraine war airs in US, UK, Germany this weekend

12.01.2024 11:30
“In the Rearview,” a Polish Oscar-shortlisted documentary about Ukrainians fleeing the Russian invasion, continues to be screened around the world, including airings in US, Britain and Germany this coming weekend.  
In the Rearview.
"In the Rearview."PISF

In the Rearview is currently being screened at the 2024 Palm Springs International Festival in California.

There will be airings on Friday, January 11 and Saturday, January 12, followed by Q&A sessions with the film's director, Maciek Hamela, the Polish Film Institute PISF said. 

Also on Friday, In the Rearview hits Berlin's Wolf Kino, followed by a screening at Copenhagen's Grand Teatret on Saturday.

On Saturday, In the Rearview will be shown at the Four Seasons Beverly Hills, in Los Angeles, with the airing hosted by Agnieszka Holland and featuring the documentary's director.

On Sunday, the Polish Oscar contender will be screened at the Curzon Victoria cinema in London, PISF reported.

On December 21, In the Rearview made the shortlist of 15 contenders for the 2024 Academy Award in the "documentary feature film" category. 

Nominations for the 96th Academy Awards will be announced on January 23.

The 2024 Oscars ceremony will take place in Los Angeles' Dolby Theater on March 10.

Source: Polish Film Institute PISFPalm Springs Film Festival