Transatlkantyk Festival, that had its first edition in 2011 founded by eminent composer and Oscar winner, Jan A.P. Kaczmarek, is going to celebrate this year’s edition from July 14 to 21 in Łódź (Poland). The festival’s main goal is to provide an artistic platform which, through music and film, creates stronger relationships between people, art, and environment, and inspires discussions on current social issues.
This year’s edition has been named “The Power of Woman”, in homage to the work women do in the world of film, music and arts in general.
Main guests will be director Lucrecia Martel and actor Edward Norton. Lucrecia Martel is an Argentine film director considered to be one of the most significant contemporary filmmakers, who will have her films screened and will meet with festival audience during a special Masterclass on July 20th.
Actor Edward Norton will also have screened some of the most famous films he has starred, and will have a meeting with the audience. The actor will take part in the Closing Gala, being this his first visit in Poland.
So, being everything prepared for this year’s edition, these are some of the highlights you can find if you’re going to attend the festival:
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