19 September 2019 The Irish Film & Television Network
Actors
TV
Crew
Digital
Distribution
Education / Training
Equipment
Festivals / Markets
Finance
Legal
Locations Ireland
Post Production
Production
Rep Bodies
JOBS FILMOGRAPHY NEWS WHO'S WHO DIARY GALLERY IFTA
     
NEWS IN BRIEF
Features & Interviews
Production News
Post Production News
VFX News
Animation News
Digital News
Festivals News
Training News
Cast News
Finance News
IFTA Film & Drama Awards
Galway Film Fleadh 2017
List Your Company
Daily News Bulletin
Site Map
IFTN HOME
Principal Photography Wraps on Polish-Irish Co-Production 'I Never Cry'
15 Apr 2019 : Nathan Griffin
Shot from 'I Never Cry'.
Directed by Piotr Domalewski’s (‘Silent Night’) starring newcomer Zofia Stafiej as Ola with Irish actors Shane Casey (‘The Young Offenders’) David Pearse (‘Vikings’) and Nigel O’Neill (‘Bad Day for the Cut’, ‘Game of Thrones’) with veteran Polish actors Arkadiusz Jakubik (‘Clergy’, ‘Silent Night’) and Kinga Preis (‘The Lure’, ‘53 Wars’), as well as Cannes Best Actress winner Cosmina Stratan (‘Beyond the Hills’).

‘I Never Cry’ (Jak Najdalej) is produced by Jan Kwieciński (‘Panic Attack’) of Warsaw-based Akson Studios, and co-produced by Julie Ryan of Ireland's MK1 Productions (‘Christmas Perfection’, ‘A Bend In The River’, ‘The Young Offenders’). The film was shot on location in Dublin, Ireland and Warsaw, and Olsztyn in Poland. The script was also written by Piotr Domalewski whose previous film ‘Silent Night’ won the Golden Lions at the Polish Film Festival in Gdynia in 2017, as well as nine Eagles (the Polish Film Awards) in 2018. Domalewski is considered one of the most talented Polish directors of his generation.

Domalewski’s second feature film, ‘I Never Cry’ revolves around 17-year-old Ola, who goes to Ireland to bring back the body of her recently deceased father who was working in Ireland to support his family in Poland.  Ola also has another objective in mind – she plans to retrieve the money that her dad had promised her so that she could buy a car. While dealing with the foreign bureaucracy, the young woman comes to realise that she is, in fact, more interested in getting to know who her father really was than anything else.

Acclaimed cinematographer Piotr Sobocinski leads the charge with Production design by Katarzyna Filmmoniuk/ Edyta Flezar, Costume Design by Aleksandra Staszko/Sarah Yeoman and Hair and Makeup Design by Daria Siejak/Linda Mooney.

The project was presented at the Polish Days of the New Horizons International Film Festival, connecting Cottbus and the Les Arcs Coproduction Village in 2018. The film is supported by Polish Film Institute, Screen Ireland, Eurimages, Mazovia Warsaw Film Fund, and Warmia-Masuria Film Fund.

Distributor negotiations are underway with world sales still available. 




BREAKING NEWS
Five-Time Primetime Emmy Winner Ronan Hill Reflects on his Game of Thrones Success
Creative Europe MEDIA Issues Call for Single Project Development Funding
Disappear Here Film Festival Returns to Ballyliffin this September 27th-29th
Biggest ever IndieCork Festival set to take place in October

FEATURES & INTERVIEWS
Composer Sheridan Tongue Discusses Scoring BBC's New Documentary Series on the Troubles
IFTN talks with Dale Longmore & John Quinn, Writers of new RTÉ Comedy Pilot 'Bump'
Free Industry Newsletter
Subscribe to IFTN's industry newsletter - it's free and e-mailed directly to your inbox every week.
Click here to sign up.


RELATED NEWS
Screen Ireland Announces Q1 2019 Funding Decisions
28 May 2019 
#IFTNfestival: Polish/Irish Co-Production ‘I Never Cry’ Selected for Prestigious ‘Goes to Cannes’ Film Market
14 May 2019 
Principal Photography Wraps on Polish-Irish Co-Production 'I Never Cry'
15 Apr 2019 
EDITOR'S PICK
Eddie Doyle Appointed BBC Northern Ireland's Head of Content Commissioning
Chris O'Dowd picks up Creative Arts Emmy Award for State of the Union
Mark O’Rowe discusses new Sky series 'Temple', which airs this Friday, 13th September on Sky One
TG4 Launches New Autumn Schedule in Cork
MORE ON IFTN
Irish Production Companies
Listings for Irish film & television production companies
What's In Production?
The latest info on projects filming in Ireland
Latest Industry Jobs
Job listings for Irish film & television crew

CONNECT WITH IFTN
Find us on Facebook
Follow IFTN on Twitter
E-Newsletter Subscribe
Subscribe to RSS Feed




 
 the Website  Directory List  Festivals  Who's Who  Locations  Filmography  News  Crew  Actors
 

Contact Us | Advertise | Copyright | Terms & Conditions | Security & Privacy | RSS Feed | Twitter