Meet The Filmmaker:
Eric Bednarski is a writer/ director/ producer who has studied history and filmmaking in North America and Europe. He has made documentaries on both continents. Like "The Strangest Dream", his National Film Board of Canada feature length debut, all of these display his passion for history.
His work has garnered him a Gemini Award and a Writers Guild of Canada Award nomination, and has been broadcast on Canadian, Polish, Israeli, and Danish television. Bednarski's films have also screened at international festivals, at the United Nations, the European Parliament and the State Museum of Auschwitz-Birkenau.
The Marszalkowska Housing District was one of the first and most famous of Poland's 1950s Socialist-Realist housing developments.
News and Events
September 1, 2011
Eric Bednarski featured on www.culture.pl website.
November 2, 2010
Eric Bednarski and co-writer Barry Cowling won a Gemini Award (Best Writing in a Documentary Program or Series) for their work on "The Strangest Dream."
September 2, 2010
"The Strangest Dream" is now available for viewing online.
August 31, 2010
"The Strangest Dream" was nominated for a Gemini Award (Best Writing in a Documentary Program or Series).