Movie "Gods" by Lukasz Palkowski awarded by Golden Lions Award at movie festival in Gdynia, Poland

2014-09-19
This is very good news for us as publishers as well because the film includes two song from our catalogs.

The film "Gods" by Lukasz Palkowski is about the early career of the famous heart surgeon Zbigniew Religa, who in 1985 conducted the first successful heart transplantation surgery in Poland. The role of the doctor in the movie played great Polish actor Tomasz Kot.

Golden Lions is the most prestigious film award in Poland. The image was also awarded for Best Screenplay (by Krzysztof Cancer), Best Art Direction (by Wojciech Żogała). Tomasz Kot, who portrayed Zbigniew Religa, was awarded in the category of Best Actor. Awards also came to Aneta Brzozowska and Monika Jan-Łechtańska, who were responsible for characterization. The film won the most major awards during the entire Film Festival in Gdynia.

The film includes three songs from our catalogs:
On of them is "It's a man's man's worls" James Brown, for which we represent 100% of publishing rights. James Brown was one of the favorite artists of dr Zbigniew Religa.
Music and words: James Brown,  Betty Newsome
Publishers: Dynatone Publishing Company, Warner-Tamerlane Publishing Corp. (100%)

The second track is "Green Onions" Booker T & the MG's.
Music and words: Steve Cropper, Al Jackson, Booker T Jones, Lewis Steinberg
Publishers: Irving Music, Inc. adm. by Unichappell Music Inc.

The third one is "My Sharona" The Knack
Music and words: Douglas Fieger / Berton Averre
Publishers: Music Sales (25%) / Reach Music Averre (75%)