We’ve mystery women and autistic romance, thwarted fetishism and online obsession, borders crossed and boundaries transgressed, in our section selection of the best new work from Poland.
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BORDER CROSSING (Regional Premiere)
Dir / Wri: Agnieszka Chmura, Prod: Piotr Lenar
Poland, 2019, 15 min, Cert 15 (FFF Rating)
Can the innocence of a little girl melt a border guard’s icy heart?
HIGH HEELS (Greater Manchester Premiere)
Dir: Juan Bermudez Martinez
Poland, 2017, 12 min 50 sec, Cert: 12A
A man gets trapped between the unspoken crisis in his marriage and his fixation with women’s legs.
WIKI (UK Premiere)
Dir / Wri: Veronica Andersson, Prod: Maciej Slesicki
Poland, 2019, 29 min, Cert:15 (FFF Rating)
Wiki is an autistic girl, facing a harsh future living with her alcoholic mother. And then she meets Mateusz, a huge fan of Warsaw city buses, who brings some sunshine back into her life.
ON THE WEB (Greater Manchester Premiere)
Dir / Wri: Katarzyna Babicz, Prod: Maciej Slesicki
Poland, 2017, 24 min 18 sec, Cert: 18 (F Rating)
Michal is addicted to pornography. Exploring the world of internet web cams he meets Diana, a cyber prostitute. Intrigued and fascinated, he starts to stalk her.
AISHA (UK Premiere)
Dir / Wri: Piotr Łukasiak, Wri: Paweł Hercog, Prod: Maciej Slesicki
Poland, 2019, 16 min 35 sec, Cert: 15
A young woman washed up on the beach creates tensions among a family of fishermen.