Joanna Opozda (Brigitte Bardot), Kacper Olszewski (Adam), Magdalena Różczka (Adam’s mother), Weronika Rosati (Liz Taylor), Andrzej Grabowski (Wirski), Tomasz Sapryk (Jóźwiak), Stanisław Brudny (Żoakim)
Mid-twentieth century in the Polish People’s Republic. Adam lives with his mother who is being harassed by the Security Service officials. During WWII, Adam’s father was a pilot in the Battle of Britain, and then he went missing. Parcels and postcards arrive from him, but Adam – who has never seen him – suspects that they are being sent by someone else. When in school, Adam continuously dreams about his father landing his Spitfire on the dusty football field, sending up clouds of dust, and emerging alive, heroic, and magnificent.
Born in 1953 in Katowice. Film and theatre director, creator of Videoart, screenwriter, poet, novelist, and painter. Studied at the Academy of fine art in Cracow, also directing at the Polish National Film School in Łódź. He has had photography, painting, and sculpture exhibitions. His video art has been presented in many museums and galleries around the world. Member of the American Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS), Directors ‘ Guild of America (DGA) and European Film Academy (EFA). Awarded at numerous international festivals. Lecturer at many universities and colleges around the world.
2021 Brigitte Bardot Forever (Brigitte Bardot cudowna)
2019 Valley of the Gods (Dolina Bogów)
2013 Field of Dogs (Ornica)
2010 The Mill and the Cross (Młyn i krzyż)
2006 Glass Lips (Szklane usta)
2003 The Garden of Earthly Delights (Ogród rozkoszy ziemskich)
1997 The Roe’s Room (Pokój saren)
1994 Gospel According to Harry (Ewangelia według Harry’ego)
1988 Prisoner of Rio (Więzień Rio)
1985 Flight of the Spruce Goose (Lot świerkowej gęsi)
1980 The Knight (Rycerz)
1978 The Announcement of Silence (Zapowiedź ciszy)
(1500 North Clybourn Ave. )
Saturday, 11/05/22 8:00 pm.
2021, 122 min, Poland
Polish with English subtitles
ANGELUS SILESIUS ASSOCIATION