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  • 14 March 2014

    A screening of “Wałęsa. Man of Hope” directed by Andrzej Wajda will launch, on March 20, the 2014 CMU International Film Festival in Pittsburgh, cosponsored by Consulate General of the Republic of Poland in New York. Danuta Wałęsa, former First Lady of Poland, will be present at the opening. The Festival will feature another Polish movie: “Women’s Day” by Maria Sadowska.

    This year’s Festival is dedicated to the legacy of world-renowned filmmaker, psychologist, and Carnegie Mellon professor, Paul Goodman. In his professional life he focused on the human challenges and achievements of diverse groups of workers worldwide. Audiences will have the opportunity to explore “Faces of Work” through the Pittsburgh premiere screenings of new, distinctive, and award-winning international films and documentaries from Brazil, Mexico, Peru, Sweden, Romania, Turkey, Poland, Bulgaria, Croatia, Germany, France, Egypt, Chad, Iran, India, Vietnam, China, Japan, Canada, and the USA.

     

    More than a screening experience, the Faces Festival will offer Q&A sessions with directors, artists, and academics, live musical performances, international food receptions, and more!

     

    Should you require more information about the screenings and tickets, visit the Festival’s webpage.

    CMU

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