AboutNow in it's 11th year, the KINOTEKA Polish Film Festival (7-17th March) returns to give audiences across London and the UK an opportunity to celebrate the best of Polish Cinema and the visual arts with an exceptionally diverse line-up. This year's edition offers a feast for the eyes with a programme of insightful and inspiring screenings, exhibitions, interactive workshops and masterclasses.
Prolific Polish artist and poster designer Tomasz Opasinski has made a name for himself in Hollywood with an impressive resume, having worked on over 400 stunning film and gaming ad campaigns over the past decade including Prometheus, Paris Je T'aime, The Bourne Ultimatum and King Kong to name but a few. Born in Poland in 1975, he received a BA in Computer Graphics in Print and Advertising before moving to the US in 2001. Opasinski currently consults as a digital artist/creative consultant at multiple, prestigious advertising agencies in Los Angeles. A multi-award winning designer, writer, teacher and mentor. His excellence in Photoshop and digital illustration has been recognised by many professional bodies and his peers.
KINOTEKA have commissioned Tomasz Opasinski to create this year's Festival poster. He will also be giving a special masterclass in partnership with Blueprint Magazine on 6thMarch, sharing his creative insights on design, looking at his successful work methods, inspirations and new graphic trends in Hollywood. There will be an accompanying exhibition of Tomasz Opasinski's original poster artwork at the Riverside Studios (1-15th March), a must for enthusiasts of Polish poster design, showcasing his artistic and technical brilliance.