- Duration: 75'
- Genre: RELIGION
- Resolution: HD
- Year: 2020
It is a TV
theatre play about Karol Wojtyła’s path to priesthood. The story starts with Karol’s
arrival to Cracow to study Polish philology at the Jagiellonian University. The
action concludes when Wojtyła is ordained a priest by Cardinal Adam Sapieha.
The plot covers the period of WWII – the time when the
future pope matures spiritually. During that time Karol reads
extraordinary books and takes part in secret schooling. He meets Jan
Tyranowski, who becomes his mentor, introduces him to discussions of mysticism
and encourages him to work on his spirituality. After that
Wojtyła makes his life decision, he leaves the theatre
group of Mieczysław Kotlarczyk and enters the seminary.
- Directed by: Paweł Woldan
- Written by: Paweł Woldan
- Józef Pawłowski
- Adam Woronowicz
- Adrianna Chlebicka
- Przemysław Stippa
- Piotr Głowacki