WELCOME to Film Club OKO! WHERE: POLISH CULTURAL CENTER, Upstairs • 1714 -18th Avenue • Seattle WA 98122. WHEN: THIRD FRIDAY of the month • 7:30 PM (usually, but check for details on each film) • Free admission
Our Mission: Polish Film Club OKO is a private discussion club, affiliated with the Polish Cultural Center in Seattle (a non-profit organization), and devoted to promoting Polish-themed film art in the Pacific Northwest through exposure, education and discussion - ALL FILMS HAVE ENGLISH SUBTITLES.
See you at Kino OKO and thank you for being a film friend. aleks in seattle. OKO logo by Iza Turski.
Thursday, November 18, 2010
As promised at the last OKO meeting: 'Czeski Sen' and more...
Delightful young film on YouTube, cut and pasted in 9 pieces. How is it Polish? Well, it isn't, except for the Polish text read over the film. But it's quite Slavic, and it could happen in Poland or anywhere - quite a gem. Enjoy it here:
The Polish Book Club in Seattle this coming Saturday is doing a book by K. Kutz 'Piata Strona Swiata' ('The Fifth Corner of the World). While at it, watch this Silesian wonder, named 'Angelus' by Lech Majewski, a metaphysical comedy from Slask. I grew up there: in Myslowice, at the very triangle of three emperors. My sister had a 'dzialke'-garden right at the triangle...