A documentary about the first hospice in Vilnius, Lithuania established by charismatic nun, Michalina shows Rak. Dębska goes backstage to show the hospice’s activities, describing the patients and workers. Film illustrates the idea of the hospice in practice and-paradoxically speaks more about life than about death.
Born in Białystok in 1969. Director and screenwriter. Graduated from Warsaw University in Cultural Studies – 1996. Studied at the Camerimage Film School in Toruń (2001) and FAMU in Prague (Directing 2007). Recipient of many awards. Member of Polish Filmmakers Association.
(1112 N. Milwaukee Ave., Chicago)
Wednesday, 11/13/2019 8:45 PM.
2018, 50 min, Poland
Polish with English subtitles