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Jan Komasa • Director

"Creators are part of the solution, not part of the problem"

Polish director Jan Komasa discusses being a young filmmaker in Europe today and creators' rights in Paris, where he took part in the 'Filmmakers Invite the European Friend' initiative

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Cineuropa interviewed Polish director Jan Komasa in Paris, where he took part in the 'Filmmakers Invite the European Friend' initiative, organised by ARP and Cinéma des Cinéastes, in partnership with SAA and SACD.

Komasa, whose latest film Corpus Christi [+see also:
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earned a nomination for the Oscar for Best International Film, talks to us about what it is like to be a young filmmaker in Poland and Europe today and how, in a culture of digital access to art, creators have to take credit for what they are doing.

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