Death of a President

Death of a President

dir.

Jerzy Kawalerowicz

1977, 2 h 17 min

In December 1922, Gabriel Narutowicz became the first President of the Second Polish Republic, but right-wing political groups opposed his election. Based on a true story.

directed by: Jerzy Kawalerowicz

written by: Bolesław Michałek, Jerzy Kawalerowicz

director of photography: Witold Sobociński, Jerzy Łukaszewicz

music: Adam Walaciński

production design: Wojciech Krysztofiak, Adam T. Nowakowski

costume design: Alicja Waltoś, Bogdan Wiśniewski

make up: Teresa Tomaszewska, Krystyna Chmielewska, Mieczysław Pośmiechowicz

sound: Jerzy Blaszyński

edited by: Wiesława Otocka

cast: Zdzisław Mrożewski, Marek Walczewski, Henryk Bista, Czesław Byszewski, Jerzy Duszyński

production: Zespół Filmowy Kadr

production mangers: Urszula Orczykowska, Zygmunt Wójcik

 

Legend
Main Competition
Short Film Competition
Microbudget Film Competition
Pure Classics
Films from Gdynia
Polonica
Opening Film
Platinum Lions Screening
Special Screenings
Krakow Film Festival Catching Waves
Missing Polish Film Festival
Janusz Korczak - Children's Festival