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Battle of Warsaw 1920 film premieres in UK supported by DFDS Seaways

Date published: 13 October 2011

One of the most expensive movies in the history of Polish cinema had its UK premiere last week. The premiere of Battle of Warsaw 1920, which was supported by DFDS Seaways took place in central London last week and was attended by the film’s director Jerzy Hoffman, as well as a host of Polish and UK film stars.

The film was introduced by HE Ambassador Barbara Tuge-Erecińska and the film's UK distributor Włodzimierz Witkowski. Also in attendance, and the guest of honour of the evening, was the Polish Under-Secretary of State in The Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Beata Stelamach.

The event was undertaken by the Polish Embassy, working in close collaboration with DFDS Seaways. The film is now playing in cinemas all around the UK.

Battle of Warsaw 1920 film premieres in UK supported by DFDS Seaways




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DFDS is Northern Europe’s largest integrated shipping and logistics company.

DFDS Seaways operates a network of 30 routes with 60 freight and passenger ships, while DFDS Logistics provides freight solutions in Europe with trailers, containers, and rail.

DFDS Seaways was recently named as the only recommended ferry operator by Which? Travel (July 2011) and the Dover-France route won The Guardian, Observer and guardian.co.uk travel award for ‘Best Ferry Company’ in 2009, for the second year running. The company was also ‘Highly Recommended’ in the 2007 Telegraph Travel Awards. In the UK, the company operates passenger services on routes from Dover to Dunkirk, Newcastle to Amsterdam, and Harwich to Esbjerg.

DFDS Seaways and Louis Dreyfus Armateurs Group have recently submitted a joint bid for certain assets of SeaFrance, which is currently under review by the relevant competition authorities, as well as other stakeholders.

DFDS Seaways Dover-Dunkirk has recently carried record car passenger numbers of 100,000 per week over the busy summer period this year, and is continuing to grow its market share of the car passenger English Channel market.

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