A young man, having left prison, gets a job at a provincial
construction area. In a new environment, he soon finds friends, the
sense of belonging, he gets married. The fate of Antek, blooming in the
atmosphere of peaceful work and family happiness, doesn’t depend only on
Andrzej Wajda’s performance is an adaptation of a monumental, tri-part novel by Bandrowski entitled Mateusz Bigda,
probably the one that most violently attacks the inter-war
parliamentarism. The main protagonist of the book and the performance is
an ambitious peasant activist, hungry for power and reminding of
Wincenty Witos in many ways...
A documentary record of an unusual conversation with Andrzej
Wajda, recorded exactly half a century after the premiere of the film Ashes and Diamonds. In a narration full of anegdotes, the director unveils the backstage of making the film...
A documentary record of a few-months-long efforts on the location
of the film Katyń (2007), unveiling the backstage of the great film
machinery and the atmosphere of work in a team managed by Andrzej Wajda.
The film is at the same time a personal portrait of the Master of the
Polish Cinema, the Oscar’s prizewinner...
A 30-year-old girl named Muza wakes up in the morning at the foot
of the Chopin monument in Łazienki Park. She doesn’t remember how she
got there, she can’t find her car, so she takes a morning tram to get
home at Ursynów district...
An elderly Ms. Aniela lives in a ruined, once beautiful, wooden
villa close to Warsaw. After years of co-living with numerous tenants
and lodgers after the war, she finally gets rid of the last one. She can
finally feel truly at home again. A disappointment awaits her though.
Her son Witek want to move in with his family...
A documentary film being the last interview with its protagonist, very personal and honest. “A song is such a tiny item which can easily provoke thinking but, unfortunately, cannot replace it,” Wojciech Młynarski says.
60 Kilos of Nothing
A cold morning in a mine. It is the first day of work of Krzysztof
at the position of a director. To survive in the environment of blue
collar workers, where he clearly does not fit in, he intends to keep the
discipline the hard way. A sudden accident of one of the workers will
put Krzysztof’s moral principles at trial...