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The Gorals – Highlanders of Carpathia, Shows How Many Pittsburgh Area Immigrants Once Lived in the Polish and Slovak Mountains.

The film will be shown on the University of Pittsburgh campus in Oakland at the Frick Fine Arts Building Auditorium on Sunday, January 27 at 2:00 PM. Tickets are available online at and at the auditorium when doors open with cash or check -- $10.00 for adults; $5.00 for children under 16 and students with ID. There will be a reception after the screening for those that attend the screening. Parking is free on campus on that day.

The film is be sponsored by The University of Pittsburgh Endowed Fund for Polish Studies with support from:

  • The Polish Falcons (National)
  • The Polish Nationality Room Committee – University of Pittsburgh
  • Polish Cultural Council (PCC)
  • CMU International Film Festival

About The Gorals – Highlanders of Carpathia

From the dawn of history, on the highest peaks of the Carpathian Mountains there lives a forgotten people. They possess a love of freedom, a connection with nature, and pride in their ancient traditions. Experience the passion and artisan-ship of the shepherd, lumberjack, bagpipe master, and wheelwright as they practice their occupations.

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