/4.00 p.m. – ACTORS SUPPORT SHORT FILMS (I)

4.00 p.m. – ACTORS SUPPORT SHORT FILMS (I)

1st Screening
Małopolski Ogród Sztuki
26th November (Tuesday)
4.00 p.m.

CYRANO / CYRANO, scen./sc.: Bartosz Kurowski, Filip Marczewski, reż./dir.: Filip Marczewski, zdj./ph.: Szymon Lenkowski, wyst./cast: Maciej Marczewski, Jan Wieczorkowski, Grzegorz Małecki, Katarzyna Herman, Prod.: PWSFTviT, Polska/Poland, 2003, 19’40”, fab./fic.

A group of young actors in a provincial town. A boy named Adam is dreaming that one day he will play the role of Cyrano de Bergerac. He truly admires Piotr Fronczewski, an actor of the Ateneum Theatre, in that role. Unluckily for Adam, he is surrounded by a group of jealous colleagues. Will his dream of reaching the stars come true?

POCZEKALNIA / THE WAITING ROOM, scen./sc., reż./dir.: Michał Wawrzecki, zdj./ph.: Michał Pukowiec, muz./mus.: Janusz Zdunek, wyst./cast: Rafał Mohr, Anna Gorajska, Mariusz Saniternik, Andrzej Pieczyński, Prod.: WRiTV, Polska/Poland, 2012, 17’, fab./fic.

Joseph K. lands up in waiting room of an old train station. The train is supposed to take him to a place where he can start a new and better life. But it soon turns out that it’s a trap from which he cannot escape.

SPOTKANIA – CZ. 8 / ENCOUNTERS – PART 8, scen./sc., reż./dir.: Denijal Hasanović, zdj./ph.: Bogumił Godfrejów, Jan Holoubek, Mathias Kukielski, wyst./cast: Robert Gonera, Izabela Kuna, Prod.: Mistrzowska Szkoła Reżyserii Filmowej Andrzeja Wajdy, Polska/Poland, 2003, 6’, fab./fic.

Each relationship has its crises. Is this one possible to be resolved?

CZEGO NIKT NIE WIE / THE THING THAT NO ONE KNOWS, scen./sc.: Maciej Prykowski, Marcin Grabowski, reż./dir.: Maciej Prykowski, zdj./ph.: Andrzej Wolf, wyst./cast: Marian Dziędziel, Katarzyna Kołeczek, Michał Czachor, Wojciech Malajkat, Prod.: Warszawska Szkoła Filmowa, Polska/Poland, 2008, 23’, fab./fic.

A ballad written by Maciej Pyrkowski reminiscent of Andrzej Wajda’s masterpiece, Ashes and Diamonds. A young girl is dreaming of an escape to a big city. But first she will have to confront her father. The film was released to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Polish Film School.

MIASTO UCIECZKI / THE ESCAPE TOWN, scen./sc., reż./dir.: Wojciech Kasperski, zdj./ph.: Michał Tywoniuk, muz..mus.: Grzegorz Daroń, Wojciech Żołądkowicz, wyst./cast: Eryk Lubos, Prod.: PWSFTviT, Fundacja Art-House, Polska/Poland, 2006, 18’, fab./fic.

A feature film depicting the events of May 2004 which took place in the city of Łódź. A group of hooligan supporters of the Widzew football club started riots in the streets. The film tells a story of Tomek – a young, fanatic supporter, ready to do anything for the club regardless the consequences.

TYLKO DLA OBŁĄKANYCH / FOR LUNATICS ONLY, scen./sc., reż./dir.: Paweł Maślona, zdj./ph.: Paweł Chorzępa, wyst./cast: Dorota Segda, Robert Więckiewicz, Prod.: WriTV, Polska/Poland, 2010, 12’, fab./fic.

Harry and Sally are a middle-aged married couple. Day after day, they slowly come to realize that they are tired of their ordered and predictable lives and start driving themselves towards autodestruction.

CZŁOWIEK MAGNES / THE MAGNET MAN, scen./sc., reż./dir.: Marcin Wrona, zdj./ph.: Paweł Flis, wyst./cast: Zdzisław Wardejn, Ewa Kasprzyk, Magdalena Piekorz, Elżbieta Okupska, Prod.: WriTV, Polska/Poland, 2001, 19’36”, fab./fic.

A story inspired by the true events from the director’s extraordinary childhood. One day the father discovers some mysterious powers of healing in him. Consumed by his mission of healing, this famous bioenergy therapist, magnetizer and a chiropractor pushes his family life to the side track.