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Icarus: The Legend of Mietek Kosz (Ikar: Historia Mietka Kosza) Nov. 14- Nov. 15, 2020 at the FilmPittsburgh Fall Festival!

Inspired by true events, a story of a legendary blind jazz musician. Mieczysław Kosz, a pianist and a composer, was one of most important figures of Polish school of jazz. He recorded only one album (1971 "Reminiscence") before his tragic death at the age of 29. His musical style was influenced by romantics, such as [...]

By | November 10th, 2020|Featured, Highlights, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Documentary film “COLONEL HOUSE” – Saturday, October 19th, 2019 @ 6:30 pm

University of Pittsburgh Cathedral of Learning, room #232 Discovery channel film tells the story about Edward M. House, a remarkable man who lived his life mostly in the shadows yet was one of the most influential figures of the President Woodrow Wilson’s presidency. He was a diplomat, a person that both Europe and Poland owe [...]

By | August 7th, 2019|Events, Highlights|0 Comments

Polish Component at the CMU International Film Festival – March 22 to March 31, 2019

"My Friend the Polish Girl"- The fiction film watches as an experimental documentary told through the eyes of amateur filmmaker Katie, following Alicja, an erratic unemployed Polish actress. Set in a post-Brexit-vote London.(Rotten Tomatoes) Q&A & reception Fri, Mar 22, 7PM @ McConomy Auditorium, CMU "Another Day of Life" animation/drama- the movie based on the [...]

By | March 16th, 2019|Featured, Highlights|0 Comments

Lecture by Professor Krzysztof Matyjaszewski Saturday, January 26th, 2019 at 5 p.m.

"Macromolecular Engineering by Taming Free Radicals" Lecture by Krzysztof Matyjaszewski, J.C. Warner Professor of the Natural Sciences at the Carnegie Mellon University, one of the world's foremost researchers and educators in the field of polymer chemistry. The lecture is part of the Kosciuszko Foundation Collegium of Eminent Scientists' Series. It is open to the public [...]

By | January 17th, 2019|Highlights, Pittsburgh Polonia|0 Comments