1 Riverside Studios Archive - Kinoteka 2013

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4 DAY ANIMATION WORKSHOP FOR CHILDREN AGED 10-14

Inspired by the works of Witold Giersz, whose retrospective will be presented at the National Gallery, the London International Animation Festival team will be running 4-day animation workshop giving the children the chance to learn the basics of animation. Participants will practice drawing, painting, creating characters, sets and backgrounds and … Read More »

BABY BLUES (BEJBI BLUES)

Katarzyna Rosłaniec follows her controversial debut Mall Girls with a frank look at teen pregnancy. 17-year-old Natalia, whose own young mother disappears early on, must struggle alone to raise 7-month-old Antek, with only occasional assistance from skater dad, Kuba. Despite their love for the baby, the teens’ short attention spans … Read More »

ROSE (ROZA) – LONDON

Hiding alone in her farmhouse, Rose, a widowed  Polish Masurian, attempts to survive the brutal attacks by Soviet soldiers and Polish locals. Having returned her husband’s wedding ring, former soldier Tadeusz decides to stay and assist Rose in replanting her mineinfested potato field. Gradually a tender and fiercely loyal relationship … Read More »

MANHUNT (OBLAWA)

In this grim but punchy WWII drama Marcin Dorociński plays a Polish partisan who acts as a merciless executioner of informants. He must carry out a death sentence on Kondolewicz (Maciej Stuhr), the owner of a local mill who reports to the Gestapo. The man turns out to be an … Read More »

SUPERMARKET

The Wareckis, an average married couple, stop at a store returning home on New Year’s Eve. The husband goes shopping, the wife stays in the car and waits for him, hours go by but he does not return, in fact, nobody can find him anywhere… A series of seemingly minor … Read More »

TOMASZ OPASINSKI FILM POSTER EXHIBITION

Film poster exhibition of selected works by a prolific Polish artist and poster designer Tomasz Opasiński who has made a name for himself in Hollywood with an impressive resume, having worked on over 400 stunning film and gaming ad campaigns over the past decade including Prometheus, Paris Je T’aime, The … Read More »

TO KILL A BEAVER (ZABIC BOBRA)

Eryk is a paranoid former soldier who comes back to his semi-derelict house planning a mysterious job. Awaiting instructions from his employers, he engages himself in target practice and attempting to kill the local beavers that are disturbing his peace. There is a further disruption to his peace with the … Read More »

IMAGINE

Ian, a charismatic spatial-orientation specialist, starts work at a school for the blind. Blind himself, he encourages his students to walk without their canes using only sound and smell cues, however he finds his liberating methods provoke serious tensions with the school’s conservative director. Through his moving and magical poetic … Read More »

IN THE BEDROOM (W SYPIALNI)

40-year-old Edyta, on the run from her family, moves to Warsaw where, penniless and alone, she is forced to date accidental men she meets on the Internet. First she drugs her dates and then spends the night in her ‘hosts’ apartments. However, when she fails to drug 35-year-old Patryk, she … Read More »

SHAMELESS (BEZ WSTYDU)

In this moving story of forbidden love, 18-year-old Tadek finds himself overwhelmed by feelings for his sister, an affection he wants to prove regardless of the consequences. His sister, living in a relationship with the local neo-fascist group leader, feels lost and longs for intimacy and tenderness as much as … Read More »

 

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