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Waldemar Dziki

Lazarus

Edition 1996
87' - 1996 - Drama - Dialogue: English
Director: Waldemar Dziki Composer: Michal Lorenc With: William Armstrong, Karen Austin, Ryszard Filipski, Witold Holtz
Through a series of illegal adoption deals, Lazar - an orphan from Mozambique - ends up at the house of a Polish couple living in England. The artistic husband and his alcoholic wife had "ordered" a Latin American child to solve the latent tensions in their family. And Lazar, who is African, does anything but fit into their scheme. He is difficult to handle and reacts aggressive ly. Only the old father of the house, a quiet and resigned Polish soul, seems to get through to the boy's character. The child, after all, is no longer a child: behind the innocent faáade lurk atrocious remembrances of a cruel war...

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Credits

Director

Waldemar Dziki

Composer

Michal Lorenc

With

William Armstrong, Karen Austin, Ryszard Filipski, Witold Holtz

Scenario

Cezary Harasimowicz

Director of Photography

Jaroslaw Zamojda

More information

Dialogue

English

Countries of production

Poland

Year

1996

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