ONLY THE WIND
"Only the Wind” is the story of an exceptional journey of 90-year-old Zdzisław, who traveled from Crakow to the steppe of Kazakhstan, in search of a women - the first love he had to leave there 70 years ago. Zdzisław is a part of a group of over 300,000 people who were forcibly deported during the II World War in order to work in Siberia. What makes Zdzisław different form the other few Siberian living exiles, is the fact that he decides to go back to the place of deportation, which is strongly associated with the traumatic memories from the past. For Zdzisław, Kazakhstan is a place where he experienced a severe trauma, but at the same time it’s a place of his youthful years, when he felt in love for the first time in his live and started some meaningful friendships.
WE HAVE ONE HEART
After his mother dies, Adam comes across some letters exchanged years ago between his Polish mother and his father, a Kurd living in Iraq. This is an opportunity for him to find out more about his father, who he never knew. The juxtaposition of animated drawings and archival material takes us back forty years into the past and enables us not only to feel the emotions linking the lovers living in different parts of the world, but also to uncover an extraordinary family secret.
ESCAPE TO THE SILVER GLOBE
"Escape to the Silver Globe" is a documentary film project trying to unravel one of the biggest mysteries of Polish cinematography. It is a story about the never finish first Polish science-fiction super-production: "On the Silver Globe," dir. Andrzej Żuławski. The production has no equal for those times, not only for financial reasons but also for excellent casting and location. The reasons for interrupting production have not been fully explained. The remaining legend and cult, unfinished picture, which is still inspired by filmmakers from different parts of the world
WAJDA PRODUCTION STAGE
"Wajda" is a documentary, focusing on foreign successes of the Polish Master of the cinema - Andrzej Wajda. By using unique archival materials, home videos, fragments of his films - never shown before we would like to create a documentary about the great director who inspired a whole generations of filmmakers - including Martin Scorsese, Nikita Michałkow, Volker Schlondorff. The film will be based on the interviews with many outstanding creators of world cinema as well as the memories of his wife Krystyna Zachwatowicz. We want to reach the unknown foreign archival materials regarding Wajda, photos from the film set and festivals, as well as his personal journal notes from these events.
TRUST ME PRODUCTION STAGE
Love is simple, a relationship is complicated. Everyone is looking for a happy and fulfilling relationship. But how can one be certain that it will keep its shape - full of love, passion and common interests?
"TRUST ME" shows both sides of this relationship. It focuses on a woman that loves her husband so much that she sets him free and a husband that wants to feel alive to the max. Is their love strong enough? An intimate story of a couple in search of a new recipe for love - uncompromising and with an astonishing commitment to openness and truthfulness. At the same time, the film dissects in almost surgical precision the great and universal question concerning the success of couple relationships in the 21st century.
Thieves of History is a TV series about bunglers and lucky ones, about those who stole without knowing the value and the finders who respected their trade. Finally, this is Polish history in a nutshell. Wars and conflagrations, plunders and tragedies have left such a deep mark on our heritage that the recovery of even a small memento is "the sensation of the century", while a minor theft is "an irreparable loss".
A documentary project about August 1968 is a collective subjective look at the soldiers of “friendly” armies and their thoughts and impressions about the Czechoslovak occupation and their tasks within it. Five countries of the Warsaw Pact occupied Czechoslovakia in 1968. 50 years after, 5 directors from these 5 countries are going to shoot 5 short films about an invasion from the point of view of people, who took part as occupants.
STALIN AND THE KATYN MASSACRE
This film tells for the first time the story of the Katyn massacre seen from both sides: That of the victims and that of the perpetrators. It reveals how this crime, attributed to the Nazis for 50 years, was in fact carried out by the Soviet secret police, the NKVD...