The 10th Toronto Polish Film Fest Call for Submissions


The 10th Toronto Polish Film Fest Call for Submissions

Are you a Polish filmmaker? In Canada? In Poland? Living anywhere else in the world?

Are you a Canadian or American filmmaker with a movie that has a Polish connection– a Polish character in the film, a Polish story, a Polish crew?  If so– the 10th Toronto Polish Film Festival is Looking at YOU to submit your film


The 10th Toronto Polish Film Festival is NOW accepting submissions!


Dates & Deadlines
  • Opening Date
  • Regular Deadline
  • Notification Date
  • Event Date





Best Feature Film
Best Documentary
Best Short Film
Best Animation
People’s Choice Award

Photographer Maggie Habiera, "Hel" Directors Katia Priwieziencew & Paweł Tarasiewicz & Jewlery Sponsor/Designer Eliza Kozurno





"Blindness" Director Ryszard Bugajski (photo cred. Adam Miasik)

We are accepting films that:
– are shot in Poland, or
– directed by a Polish filmmaker, or
– have a significant representation of Polish artists, or
– are related to a Polish matter, or
– are related to Toronto or Canada and the immigration.

Films with non-English dialogue have to include English subtitles.
Work must have been completed in 2017 or 2018.


As 2018 marks 10th anniversary of the festival, as well as 100th anniversary of Polish independence, Toronto Polish Film Festival is looking for: 

– returning artists
– films with the topic of independence and freedom

This year we’ve made submissions a lot easier by using FILM FREEWAY