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Adaptation - Adaptacja (2016) (2016 Competition for European Shorts)

director: Bartosz Kruhlik

composer: Andrzej Strzemżalski
With: Michał Włodarczyk, Małgorzata Witkowska, Dariusz Siastacz, a.o.

duration: 24 minutes

Shorts - Competition for European Shorts

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In the presence of: Charlotte Scott-Wilson, Marielot van der Slikke, Bartosz Kruhlik, Lai Kin Chang, Britt Raes

When Marcin dies in an accident, his family plunges into grief. But instead of looking for reconciliation, the family members frantically reopen old wounds. The atmosphere at home is becoming denser with every word said because neither the brother nor the parents were prepared for the young man's passing away. Their mutual relations become complicated and snippets of conversations do not help the family find agreement. What is worse, the question about who is guilty of this death keeps coming back to them with increased force.

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director: Bartosz Kruhlik
composer: Andrzej Strzemżalski
screenplay: Bartosz Kruhlik
Editor: Maciej Kozłowski
Cinematography: Michał Dymek
sound: Katarzyna Figat

production company: The National Polish Film School in Lodz

More info

dialogue: Polish
subtitles: Eng subt.
country: Poland
year: 2016

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BARTOSZ KRUHLIK: Adaptation (2016).

Technical Specs

sound: Dolby Digital SRD
format: DCP
frame: 1:2,35


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