Marcin Adamczak

Marcin Adamczak

His research interests focus on the economic aspects of the cinema and culture of the Polish film industry production.

European Film Market

The purpose of the course is to examine market and institutional mechanisms of European cinema. The oppositional Hollwood’s model will be described as well as opportunities and challenges for Polish cinema at common market and European regulations framework. The course deals also with the debate about European cinema and subsidys’ question since 90’ till now. The market and institutional dimension will be examined in wider context of three issues: common European identity questions, the emergence of new media and processes of media globalization. The course should provide an opportunity to deeper understanding of market and institutional factors of film-making and offers a knowledge which is situated between traditional film studies and new media theory.