The film presents complicated fate
of the last living fugitive and organizer of the most famous and courageous
escape from the Auschwitz Concentration Camp which took place on June 20th,
1942. Four prisoners wearing SS uniforms fled with weapons by the camp
commander’s car. This was the most famous, daring and spectacular flight from
the camp ever since. It became a legend among prisoners that supported their
spirits for a long time. The entire story is told by the one of the runaways
himself called Kazimierz Piechowski. Thanks to his fluent German the escape was
successfully carried out. The film contains the previously unknown photos and
footage presenting a private life of SS-men that tortured and oversaw the
prisoners in the camp.
Every Zoo aims to protect animal species from extinction. During WWII, the Warsaw Zoo carried out its function in a rebellious manner. Once the war began, the Germans killed some animals and transferred the others to the Third...
A gripping documentary series about the origins
and growth of organized crime in Poland. Each episode depicts a crime committed
as a result of a feud between warring gangs. The audience may learn about
political changes in the...
ZdzisÅaw BeksiÅski is one of the most recognisable Polish painters of the 20th century. To this day, his surrealist, visionary painting arouses wide interest among audiences and remains an inspiration for successive...