The Centre for East European Studies University of Warsaw and „New Prometheus” journal already for the fourth time have the honour of inviting for the International Conference devoted to Promethean Movement, which will take place on the October 26-28th at the Ball Hall of the Potocki Palace UW. This year’s session is entitled: “Prometheism after September 1st 1939”.
A week with masters of world literature, representatives of numerous languages and various literary genres, with book designers, publishers and translators. Nearly 100 distinguished guests from Poland and abroad. Discussions, exhibitions, film projections and theatre performances - programme of the 6th Conrad Festival is full of unique events!
On Tuesday October 21st, at “Ресторан Универсал” (Restaurant Universal) in Kaliningrad, Russians will have the opportunity to meet with Polish film director Krzysztof Zanussi. The discussion is being co-organised by the city of Gdańsk and the Amberkant discussion club.
The meeting with Zanussi will present excerpts of his films as well as provide an opportunity for Kaliningradians to discuss in an informal setting.
Krzysztof Zanussi was born in Warsaw in 1939. From 1971 to 1981, he was vice president of the Union of Cinematographers in Poland. Since 1987, his has been a leading director in theatres in Poland, Italy, France, Germany and Russia, as well as operas in Germany, Switzerland, Italy and France. In 1984 Zanussi was awarded the main prize of the Venice Film Festival, the "Golden Lion".
Learn more about the discussion here: https://www.facebook.com/events/736060529763939/