The story of the Karen people who are a persecuted Burmese minority. To escape the terror of Burmese military junta, Madzi and Lame move to Thailand. Unfortunately, there they come up against another form of repression. To be able to earn their living Madzi decides to work as a tourist attraction and starts wearing Burmese hoops which are a long-forgotten decoration in the Karen people tradition. This documentary depicts the lives and traditions of a group of people with their specific beliefs and ceremonies.
A film about the post-war fate
of Home Army soldiers – murdered, imprisoned or harassed by the communist
authorities in Poland. The viewers get to know the story of Major Danuta
Szyksznian-Ossowska. In 1944 she was caught by...
It is 1943. A 17-year-old
girl, who is a Home Army courier, and an
SS officer are travelling
by train in the same compartment. The girl is on a secret mission. She is
carrying a suitcase with some
important documents for Jan...
The film focuses on a
little-known episode in the history of the 20th century: the Polish-Ukrainian
alliance concluded by Marshal Józef Piłsudski and ataman Semen Petliura in 1920
in order to oppose Soviet Russia. In front of...