The event is part of the Cultural Programme of the Polish EU Presidency 2011.

Between 1 July and 31 December 2011, Poland will preside over the works of the Council of the European Union.Aside from its strictly political dimension, the Presidency also gives the country holding it an opportunity to build its image as a nation and a member of the EU.

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For many years, culture has been a vital element of the activities promoting Poland in the European Union, hence cultural institutions are taking an active part in the preparations for the first Polish Presidency. By way of a decision of the Minister of Culture and National Heritage (MCNH), the National Audiovisual Institute (NInA) has been entrusted with the task of designing and implementing the Cultural Programme – Polish EU Presidency 2011.