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.
A young Belarusian artist leaves her husband in Minsk to visit her friend, an elderly painter Andrzej Strumillo, in his idyllic manor house in Poland. It is a fairy-tale place, surrounded by marshland and a river. There...
The film shows the conquest of the lands upon the Odra and Vistula rivers by Mieszko I the first ruler of Poland. Those territories became the foundation of Poland. What area did Mieszko I manage to conquer during his reign?...
It is a series dedicated to the most outstanding examples of the Polish design. Each episode of this series presents a usable object characteristic for a given decade, it reconstructs the history of its creation, shows its...