One week before
Easter of 1943, the Uprising in the Warsaw Ghetto is on its way. A young Jewish
girl Irena is hiding at her friends’ house. One day she is caught by the
Gestapo and after bribing them to let her go, the girl...
The main character
of the film is Judyta, whose professional career is now thriving. Her daughter
Tosia will take her matriculation exams in a few months and her boyfriend Adam
has proposed to her. Judyta is very happy despite...
A young law school
graduate talks to a famous defense lawyer who tells her a story of a trial
which took place a long time ago. A TV journalist, who was then eight months
pregnant, was murdered. The person accused of the murder...
It is a shocking picture of the last few months in a
military prison for Polish officers before the Katyn massacre. Wasilij Zarubin,
a Soviet secret service officer after a failed mission in Germany is about to
be executed, but...
A story of love
that is full of overwhelming scents, mystery and magic. The plot of the movie
is set in a cloister that would seem ordinary if it was not for the fact that
three of the monks living there possess a special gift....
A deeply moving
production based on actual events which took place in Iraq at the peak of the
Gulf War in March of 2004. The action follows four days of hell in Karbala, one
of the Iraqi cities. The plot depicts events which...
Jan Karski has
become an international icon of the fight for dignity and human rights, as well
as a voice for the opposition to totalitarism. He personified universal human
values: courage, bravery and the responsibility for...
This film is the
first account of the long-suppressed Katyn massacre of 1940, in which more than
fourteen thousand Polish prisoners-of-war were murdered by the NKVD, the Soviet
A story of the
Katyn tragedy told...
thriller, based on events that took place in a small town in southern Poland
several years ago. The captain of the Polish Army tracks down a swindle
committed by his superiors that will change his entire life....
A romantic story
of senior year high school students who get their diplomas in May 1938,
reaching maturity on the brink of war. The three friends are convinced that
their lives will be special and their friendship will last...
Krzysztof Zanussi is considered to be one of the greatest Polish film directors. His movies are always unique, original and above all filled with shrewd observation and reflection. The director focuses on morality, psychology...
story of a forbidden love in the time when even the most intimate matters were
decided by the Soviet Empire. The film takes us to the world in which Russians
and Poles lived together in one city divided by walls...
For years many
people have been disappearing in Cracow and its vicinity, 67 people in total. Young militia detective
Karski constructs his own hypothesis of a serial killer, contrary to
convictions of his superiors. Shortly,...
Marysia is fifteen when she moves with her family to a big city. As a
shy and slightly intimidated girl she finds it hard to meet new people.
Moreover it is not easy for her to adapt to the new milieu and new school.
Three young people
from Belarus, Ukraine and Afghanistan come to Poland to find their new home and
start anew. The first character leaves her husband, a Belarusian oppositionist,
and together with her daughter move to Warsaw in...
A story of two
brothers set in the age of People's Republic of Poland. Adam is drafted to the
Navy. In his trip to the military harbour in northern Poland he is accompanied
by his brother Antoni. In the course of the trip they...
A war between Iraq
and Kuwait is about to start. All foreigners leave Iraq. A young Polish
engineer Paweł is arrested by the Iraqi secret service as he is suspected to
have close contacts with the American agent Karen. He is...
It is a story of parents of a cursed soldier told from a perspective of their 17-year-old grandson Janek. When "Odrowąż" dies in 1946, Department of Security digs up his body four times to make sure that the enemy of...