52nd edition

Warszawa

Fortnight 1992, Feature film, 1 H 50

Synopsis

Warsaw, 1943. Alek and Fryda escape the ghetto massacre through the sewers. He is 27, she is not even 20. In their escape, they attempt to save their lives, but also some photo negatives that Alek has been given – the unique testimony to the unbelievable barbary of the massacre. They find themselves in the  » Aryan  » zone. Alek asks Fryda to take shelter in a church while he keeps looking for a safe refuge. He gets to the building where a friend is supposed to hide them. There appears Stephania, who offers him hospitality…

Casting

  • Hanna Schygulla
  • Julie Delpy
  • Lambert Wilson

Team

Screenplay
Jerzy Janicki, Janusz Kijowski

Image
P. Skwirczynski

Sound
F. Ullman

Editing
Wanda Zeman

Music
Jan Kanty-Pawlvskiewicz

Set decoration
A. Przedworski

Production

PRODUCTION : CCC Filmkunst GmbH Molécule VENTE A L’ETRANGER : Cinepool