(O MOIM OJCU)
2007, 49 min., Poland
Polish with English subtitles
Kamil Plocki, Lukasz Starek, Jerzy Sobocinski
Marek Glowinski, Jindrich Pryl, Daniel Leoniak
BiS Film for TVP Polonia
film about a Polish statesman, diplomat and military
officer Jozef Beck and his life in Romania where he
was interned by the authorities during the Second World
War. Dismal conditions of a village, where he lives
along with his second wife and a daughter, eventually
lead to his death. Jozef Beck's son, Andrzej, presents
some of his father's belongings and then recalls the
story of his interned father.
Film director and producer of documentary films. Graduated
from the French Literature at the Jagiellonian University
(1977) and Film Directing in the Film & TV School
at the University of Silesia in Katowice (1983). Received
her post-graduate diploma from the Departement des Civilisations,
Central European University of Nancy, France (1982).
She has made a number of awarded documentary films for
Polish TV, including acclaimed "Lilpop Sisters
and Their Passions" (Siostry Lilpop i ich milosci,
2005), "I Need To Have Different Dreams" (Musze
miec inne marzenia, 2003), "Preface To Silence"
(Przedmowa do ciszy, 2000).
November 12th, 2008 at 7pm (GALLERY THEATRE)