30th Ann Arbor Polish Film Festival
November 10–12, 2023

30th AAPFF Winners

Andrzej Dolata Award for Best Debut
is given to director Jakub Wenda 
for the film Tam, gdzie płaczą ptaki/Where the Birds Cry

Ewa Pięta Award for Best Documentary
is given to director Piotr Jacoń director
for the film Wszystko o moim życiu/All About My Life

Children's Poster Contest

We are delighted to announce that the 30th Ann Arbor Polish Film Festival 
Children Poster Contest winner is Zuzanna Mierucka (age 12), student of the Adam Mickiewicz School of Polish Language in Sterling Heights. 
The winning poster, pictured above, is one of 13 projects submitted to the contest. We are very pleased to see a growing number of contestants and submissions from as far as the state of Minnesota.  
The $200 award will be presented to Zuzanna during the AAPFF Childrens’ Program on November 11, 2023. All the submitted posters will be on display during the Festival in the State Theater.

Congratulations to the winner and many thanks to all participants!

Film Competition 2023

The Festival  Organizer is pleased to reveal the lineup of documentaries and short films selected for the upcoming 30th Festival, which will take place November 10 – 12, 2023.

The winners will be announced at the Festival opening in the Michigan Theatre on Friday, November 10th.

Do ostatniej kropli / Until the Last Drop
dir. Ewa Ewart

Głos / The Voice
dir. Dominika Montean-Pańków

Kto Ci bedzie okna mył? / Who Will Clean Your Windows?
dir. Dariusz Janiczak

Przed zmierzchem Before Dusk
dir. Łukasz Nowak

Tam, gdzie płaczą ptaki / Where the Birds Cry
dir. Jakub Wenda

Wszystko o moim życiu / All About My Life
dir. Piotr Jacoń