Dir. Magdalena Piekorz
Production: Studio Filmowe TOR
Runtime: 105 min
“Drowsiness”, the second – after “The Welts” – feature by Magdalena Piekorz, is a story of three protagonists, whose life paths are unexpectedly tangled. The film talks about people, whose lives have started slipping through their fingers, who have sunk into a sort of emotional lethargy, and though they are still alive, they do not really live anymore.
Dir. Maciej Prykowski
Production: Paisa Films Sp. z o.o.
Runtime: 90 min
A feature debut by Maciej Prykowski is a lively comedy about the inhabitants of a small Silesian housing estate. Partly real and partly magical, the story has most certainly a human dimension and warm atmosphere.
Podróż do zielonych cieni (Working title: Łączniczka)
Dir. Alicja Schatton
Production: Vidifilm Alicja Schatton
Runtime: 50 min
A poetic story about the life of Zofia Książek-Bregułowa, a blind actress and poet, who – as a courier nicknamed “Zośka, Żaneta”- lost her eyesight because of an explosion during the Warsaw Uprising. A fascinating and dramatic story about a struggle for survival.
Karol Stryja - Ślązak, który zdobył świat
Dir. Violetta Rotter-Kozera
Production: Filharmonia Śląska
Runtime: 40 min
A documentary telling the story of a famous Polish conductor. The film allows us to retrace steps of Karol Stryja, who – after the war – conquered the world of music by popularizing Polish composers and musicians. It is a story about a genius, about heritage, and about people, whom Stryja met on his way.