Jerzy, a world famous Polish director who has been living and working in Hollywood for many years, appears unexpectedly at a bar in Warsaw. He is recognized immediately. In the later part of his journey, he finds his son whom he has never seen, visits his father, talks about death with a famous philosopher, meets his friends and enemies, as well as his old loves. The whole situation is just...
Panabi is a 12-year-old boy who lives in a Warsaw housing estate which is ruled by Bocian. Bocian is the worst thug and, as usual, he dates the prettiest girl. Unfortunately, Panabi's brother falls in love with Bocian's girlfriend. As Christmas draws on, a disaster looms over Panabi.
The "Bull" follows a young man who crumbles under everyday frustration. Ranging from perverted dreams about his dysfunctional girlfriend to a guy in a store who had to stand up to somebody.
Burning Bush is the latest film of Agnieszka Holland, produced in the Czech Republic by HBO Europe. It is a three-part film which tells the story of the trial defending the good name of Jan Palach - a Czech student who set himself on fire in 1969 to protest against the invasion of the Warsaw Pact forces and the apathy of the Czech society.
Caretaker Marian’s Problems
Somewhere in the middle of densely built European high-rises, there is a small Polish tenement, a sanctuary of dog poop, posturing and apathy... and only war can arouse the knightly need for solidarity in its occupants.
Celestial Wives of the Meadow Mari
22 short stories about women of Mari, pagan Finno-Ugric peoples, who keep the communal prayer in the groves, naively honouring priests.This is a film-pattern, a film-calendar. A kind of Mari Decameron.
Three friends spend a lazy weekend by a lake. Unexpectedly, things get complicated. A dangerous situation arouses the worst instincts in them, everyone starts caring only about themselves. They need to think of something, and these guys are better at problem solving than anyone. A story of friendship, growing up and destiny.
Film producers are looking for a teenager to play the main role in an Iranian-Canadian co-production. After auditions the director can’t make a decision between two boys. Only one of them may join the crew. They begin to compete with each other.