For nearly 40 years Zenek has been almost totally paralyzed. He is looked after by his elder brother, mentally retarded Irek. The brothers live in symbiosis where one has a healthy mind, and the other – a healthy body.
Figury niemożliwe i inne historie II
Impossible Figures and Other Stories II
director/reżyser: Marta Pajek
cinematography/zdjęcia: Marta Pajek
music/muzyka: Michelle Gurevich
Poland/Polska 2016, 15′
The main character discovers that her house possesses unexpected features – it is built of paradoxes and filled with illusions. The film is inspired by a concept of an impossible figure.
Father and son are engaged in fishing in the Baltic Sea. It is a laborious and thankless job. How long can you go on to maintain the family tradition?
Gallery owner Ewa Dreger is about to open a most unusual exhibition, where an artist* with terminal cancer is put on display like an object. At the appointed hour, the guests arrive at the opening in order to watch his death.
Sex dla opornych
director/reżyser: Izabela Plucińska
cinematography/zdjęcia: Izabela Plucińska
music/muzyka: Norman Roger, Pierre Yves Drapeau
Poland, Germany, Canada/Polska, Niemcy, Kanada 2015, 12′
How can the flames of desire be rekindled after 25 years of married life? In this erotic comedy Alice and Henry, a couple in their fifties numbed by routine, hole up in a rococo-kitsch hotel room.
Trzy rozmowy o życiu
Three Conversations on Life
director/reżyser: Julia Staniszewska
cinematography/zdjęcia: Adam Palenta, Kacper Lisowski, Tomasz Wolski
Poland/Polska 2016, 24’35”
A doctor is torn between the dogmas of Catholic Church and love for her agnostic daughter and grandchildren born through IVF. She wants her daughter to change her beliefs.