Ekran Polish Film Association is a grassroots non-profit organization founded in Toronto by a group of individuals who are passionate about showcasing new media arts and films with both a Polish and multicultural focus.


Directed by Mitja Okorn

Written by Sam Akina, Jules Jones, Mitja Okorn, Łukasz Światowiec, Michał Chaciński, Peter Pasyk, Radosław Drabik

He is one of the top celebrities in the country: a fast-talking TV host, who can joke his way out of any situation. Women want to be with him, men want to be like him. He is looking for a new topic to discuss in his popular talk-show. She is a teacher at a musical school – a timid girl looking for Mr. Perfect on an internet dating site. He will help her realize her potential and teach her how to recognize various types of men for what they are, she will teach him what real life is about. The show will become a huge hit. It seems they are destined to fall in love and be together, but one day she actually does meet Mr. Perfect on the net.


Robert recently completed the short film entitled 'Prison Fight' for bravoFACTUAL. His previous work has been displayed on both the big and small screen, from a variety of music videos and documentaries, to major motion pictures.

Robert Pilichowski /is a filmmaker, photographer, cinematographer and animator

Recently, Filip wrote and directed the short story adaptation of Stephen King’s Suffer the Little Children. His short film The Master had its World Premiere at the 2014 Cannes Film Festival.

Filip Terlecki /is a writer and director

Peter co-wrote the hugely successful Polish feature film Planeta Singli and his short film Pole was shorlisted for TIFF's 'Canada’s Top Ten Shorts'.

Peter Pasyk /is an award-winning filmmaker and theatre director

Katka Resze spent 7 years working on "Karski & The Lords of Humanity" as chief Screenwriter and Co-Editor.

Katka Resze /is a writer, filmmaker & photographer

Zaorski directs “Generations” a full-length docudrama about contemporary Poland told using fragments of works. Out of the 450 titles made in Wrocław, Zaorski chose almost fifty to illustrate his historical piece on Poland.

Janusz Zaorski /award-winning director, screenwriter and producer from Warsaw.

Mitja's third film "Planeta Singli" was released to critical acclaim, broke attendance records and was the only film out of 61 markets to beat Marvel's "Deadpool" for the #1 box office position.

Mitja Okorn /award winning director of commercials, music videos and feature films.


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