Damian Kocur's film triumphed at the 32nd Film Festival in Trieste. "Beyond is the day" won the award for the best short film.

The Trieste Film Festival is one of the most important events in the world, devoted entirely to the cinema of Central and Eastern European countries. Out of the twelve films from the short film competition, the jury consisting of Alessandra De Luca, Dimitra Karya and Andrijana Sofranić Šućur decided that "Beyond is the day" will triumph. In their justification, the jurors emphasized the director's original perspective, enhanced by the visual aspect of the film. The prize in the competition is 2,000 euros.

"Beyond it the day" tells the story of Paweł, who is a single man working on a small river ferry. Day by day he keeps doing the same things until he meets Mohammad, an illegal immigrant. Paweł decides to help him. Finally, there is someone he can talk to.