An exceptional documentary film, made during a world lockdown caused by the coronavirus pandemic. Reporters from the investigative program “Superwizjer”, using their international journalistic contacts, decided to introduce people whose lives were changed in a specific way by the spread of the infection. The stories presented in the film come from China, Italy, Great Britain, USA, Ecuador and India. The authors of the documentary have accessed many unique materials and photographs, some of which are drastic and show the unknown so far dimension of the pandemic. The film gathers professionally shot pictures showing the characters, news agency reports and videos captured with mobile phones or digital and handheld cameras by eyewitnesses of the pandemic together with opinions of experts such as virologist, anthropologist, journalist as well as human rights activist.
Graduated from Journalist and Political Sciences of the Warsaw University. Now, student at the Warsaw Film School (Film Directing department). Finalist of Papaya Young Directors 2020 competition. Award winning hard-nosed investigative jurnalist, reporter and film director specializing in social and investigative topics. Currently he collaborates with „Superwizjer” program at TVN.
Reporter, investigative journalist. Editor-in-chief of the “Superwizjer” program. Associated with TVN since 1999. Recipient of many prestigious journalistic awards: Grand Press, SDP, Batory Foundation Award and others.
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Sunday, 11/22/20 at 3:30 pm
2020, 72 min, Poland
English, Polish, Spanish, Chinese and Italian with English subtitles
RICH CONTFALONE (USA),
MAX ROSEN (USA),
SUMIT SABARHWAL (INDIA),
MASSIMO STAITI (ITALY),
ŁUKASZ POKOJSKI (UK)