How I Entered the Dragons’ Den

By Izabela Stabinska Most of you have probably heard of the show Dragons’ Den. Many of you probably watch it. I do. I like creative people, bold entrepreneurs, and inventors who are trying to improve the world. After all, if it wasn't for them, we still would be trying to start a fire with two flint stones. Dragons’ Den ...

A Spotlight on Photog Jerzy Cebo

By Peter Calak Jerzy Cebo is an accomplished Toronto based photographer. He was born in Poland, where he first discovered his passion for shooting pictures. He immigrated to Canada in 1981 and kept photography as a hobby, using photographs to express his perception of the world around him. Jerzy turned pro in 2003 and, over the years, ...

In Conversation With TIFF Director and CEO Piers Handling

With the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) kicking off today and our Kieślowski in Posters exhibition in full swing, here is a short video to give you a bit of insight into both. It's our conversation with TIFF Director and CEO Piers Handling about filmmaker Krzysztof Kieślowski, European cinema and his affinity for Poland. Enjoy...

PHOTOS: “Kieslowski in Posters” Opening Reception

By the YouNxt Team Big thanks to Peter Calak for these great photos from the opening reception of our Kieślowski in Posters exhibition. On loan from the Film Museum in Łódź, Kieślowski in Posters is an exhibition that showcases world movie posters for the films of acclaimed director Krzysztof Kieślowski. The exhibition was organized in Toronto by the Polish Consulate ...