Maciek, a boy from the country, starts an investigation into his sister’s disappearance despite the objections of everyone he knows. He contacts a controversial TV program, in which a charismatic reporter solves the problems of ordinary people, and soon the famous reporter comes to the village, followed by her crew.
Born in 1993 in Warsaw. Studied Film Directing student at Krzysztof Kieślowski Department of Television on the Silesia University in Katowice and took courses for young filmmakers in Andrzej Wajda’s School. In 2016 he awarded the Rector’s scholarship for Outstanding Students. He studied Polish and European Culture at the University of Warsaw. He also attended to the Academy of Film and Television in Warsaw. Despite his young age, he successfully runs theatrical and film workshops for teenagers, which gives him a fresh insight into filmmaking. He directed a few student films but also an independent documentary film “The Castle” about the extraordinary people working at the Royal Castle in Warsaw.
(1112 N. Milwaukee Ave., Chicago)
Thursday, 21/11/2019 at 8:45 pm
2019, 25 min, Poland
Polish with English subtitles
RADIO & TV DEPARTMENT OF THE SILESIA UNIVERSITY
Jan Kwapisiewicz, Ewa Skibińska, Beata Bandurska, Pascal Fischer