Message Film is founded in 1999 and run by three producers: Izabela Wojcik - CEO, Violetta Kaminska and Dariusz Jablonski. The team makes all productions together, jointly deciding about choosing the projects and the way of financing of the film and executing the production.
The producers have vast experience in international co-productions, after having produced over 30 features, the same amount of full lenght documentaries and successful drama series, getting over 200 international and national awards. They co-produced films and series with almost all European countries, from Sweden to Israel and from UK to Russia, but also with US and Canada. They also produced with UK partners two international drama series successfully sold by BBC Worldwide: SPIES OF WARSAW and THE PASSING BELLS. They were produced for BBC, BBC America, ARTE and TVP.
Currently Message Film just completed two films, both selected to Berlinale 2018:
DOVLATOV directed by Alexey German jr., Russian-Polish-Serbian co-production with the support of Eurimages. The DoP of the film is Polish Oscar-nominated Lukasz Zal (“Ida” by Pawel Pawlikowski). „Dovlatov” is selected to Berlinale Competition 2018.
Second production, Ukrainian-Polish-Macedonian debut WHEN THE TREES FALL directed by Marysia Nikitiuk is also selected to Berlinale 2018, to the section Panorama.
In 2017 Estonian-Polish full lenght documentary THE TRIAL. STATE OF RUSSIA VS. OLEG SENTSOV directed by Askold Kurov had its World Premiere also at Berlin FF, in the section Berlinale Special.