Hela

Hela

dir.

Anna Kasperska

2022, 1 h 20 min

Hela, young and defiant, has been moved from orphanage to orphanage. She made a promise to herself that, come hell or high water, she looks over her younger sister. When Hela learns that Zuzia has been adopted, there is no more time to lose. The girl must find her sister before she forgets her. Hela’s bravery and determination will face the trials and tribulations of adulthood.
The film is a full-length directing debut.

directed by: Anna Kasperska

written by: Anna Kasperska

director of photography: Lucas Amió

music: Monika Szpyrka

production design: Patrycja Jagieła

costume design: Wiola Uliasz

make-up: Wiola Uliasz

sound: Dominika Pałka

edited by: Dominik Jagodziński

casting by: Krzysztof Łączak

cast: Marta Stalmierska, Martyna Zozula, Magdalena Duszak, Mikołaj Osiński, Dominik Bąk

production: Story Vehicle

producer: Rafał Sakowski

production manger: Oskar Sapeta, Jakub Lebiedziński

co-financed by: Polski Instytut Sztuki Filmowej

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