Short Docs Media is a producer of short and medium length documentary films. The first ones were made in 2011; 5-7 minute multimedia shorts, comprising of video and photography. These were documentary-reportage pieces intended for the websites of printed magazines – Polityka, Newsweek Poland, Przekroj. Now we usually are producing a little longer pieces, 25 to 45 minute documentaries, which are included in the programs of and sometimes also awarded at film festivals in Poland and abroad. Short Docs Media was created by Piotr Malecki, press photographer and filmmaker (blog: www.piotrmalecki.com), alumni of Dok Pro documentary filmmaking course at the Wajda School in Warsaw and co-creator on Napo Images photo agency.
Documentary films and multimedia were shown at numerous festivals, among them DOK Leipzig 2015 (Germany), Krakow Film Festival 2015, Watch Docs 2015 , Gdansk DocFilm 2015, L.E.S. Lower East Side (Usa), SPROUT (Usa), Les Nuits Photographiques (France).
Series of 5 multimedia short was awarded a POYi 2-nd prize Multimedia Photographer of the Year - Pictures Of the Year International, (USA, 2012)
documentary „Out of the Blue” was nominated to Silver Eye award (Jihlava, Czech Rep. 2015), Best Documentary of the Year at GrandOFF (Warszawa, 2016) and special award at „Cinema with the Soul” (Warszawa, 2017)
Clients include: British Red Cross, Open Society Foundation, Tumult Foundation (Camerimage), Bloomberg News, Der Spiegel, British-Polish Chamber of Commerce, Medical University in Lublin.
Crew: Piotr Malecki (director, camera, editor), Maciej Krupa (sound), Marcin Jamkowski (dir, camera), Przemyslaw Chruścielewski PSM (co-editor), Adrianna Castellanos (editor), Andrzej „Staś” Szypulski (editor, camera), ,Milena Rachid-Chehab (writer)