Episode 45


In this episode you will hear:


A hero from zero (part 2)

Marek Probosz – a Polish success story in Hollywood, where he came for a short visit in 1987 as a big Easter European star – film, television and stage actor in his native Poland with more than 50 starring roles  and numerous awards, known across Eastern Europe as the “De Niro of Poland”(part 2 of the interview),

•  Polish-Jewish roots turned life mission

Peter Jassem – the head of the Polish-Jewish Heritage Foundation, a dynamic organization in Toronto. An accomplished architect in his day job, he has devoted over a decade of his life to this labour of love.

•  Kraków through the young lens

Philip Zave – a Toronto artist shares his impressions from Kraków and Auschwitz.

•  What shocks foreigners when they visit Poland

Wolters World – Mark Wolters travels the world and shares his observations on his YouTube channel. This one is on Poland.


Also in this episode:

• Niceties vs. directness in the English and Polish languages

• “Smacznego! Eating Polish” – the amazing summer soup “chłodnik”

• Updates: Tomasz Kozłowski and Andrzej Rozbicki and his “Music and History” program

• An interesting Polish music connection.


O Autorze:

POLcast is an English language podcast, a colourful audio magazine delivered directly to your smartphone, computer or tablet. POLcast is created for everybody interested in Poland. If you have a Polish customer, colleague, girlfriend or grandmother - you will hear something helping you to enrich these relations. Each episode brings you interesting interviews, historical facts, trivia and more.

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