Film - Program 7 Filmfest 2017


Directed by Emi Buchwald


Director: Emi Buchwald
Section: Program 7
Country: Poland
Year: 2017
Language: Polish
Version: Original version with English subtitles
Cast: Katarzyna Bargiełowska, Bogusław Suszka, Roman Szymczyk, Nastasja Tuszyńska, Justyna Wasilewska, Robert Czebotar, Agnieszka Roszkowska
18+ (no age rating)

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Five members of a rather peculiar family meet at a police station. Three grown-up children have to testify against a man who beat up: their father. But somethings lies beyond this crime.

  • Duration: 24 Min.

  • Film School: PWSFTviT, The Polish National Film School in Lodz

Meet the director


Emi Buchwald

Emi Buchwald was born in 1991. She grew up in the Mazovian village of Dąbrowice. She graduated in Film Directing from the National Film School in Łódź. Prior to her education in Łódź, she had completed a documentary course at the Wajda School, where she filmed her first short documentary, BROTHERS (2010). Her subsequent features and documentaries have been screened and awarded at festivals in Poland and abroad. She also posts own photos on her blog, zwyklaki.tumblr.com.


Screenplay: Emi Buchwald
Director of Photography: Tomasz Gajewski
Film Editor: Anna Gontarczyk
Production Designer: Katarzyna Dobrowolska
Costume Design: Hanka Podraza
Sound: Agata Golusinska, Aleksandra Landsmann
Producer: Agata Golanska