52 Percent

Director: Rafał Skalski

written & directed by Rafał Skalski director of photography Jakub Giza music by Łukasz Lach sound by Wojciech Mrówczyński edited by Cecylia Pacura production manager Agnieszka Janowska produced by Eureka Media, ul. Smulikowskiego 13/10, 00-384 Warsaw, tel. +48 22 828 48 10, e-mail eureka@ntcm.com.pl; Lodz Film School, ul. Targowa 61 /63, 90-323 Lodz, tel. +48 42 634 58 20, e-mail swzfilm@filmschool.lodz.pl co-financed by The Polish Film Institute, The Adam Mickiewicz Institute, Telewizja Polska – TVP Kultura producer Krzysztof Kopczyński world sales Eureka Media, Lodz Film School
Betacam SP, kolor, 16:9, stereo, 19′
Poland 2007


Ałła wishes to became a ballet dancer. Once again she tries to be admitted to the Russian Ballet Academy in St. Petersbug. The entrance exams are extremly tough for her. Ałła must lenghten her legs because her proportions are not accurate. 52% is the perfect ratio of the legs’ lenght to the height.

Awards (selected):

  • 47. Krakow Film Festival 2007: Grand Prix – Golden Lajkonik and Kodak Prize for director of the best film on the festival; The President of Polish Television TVP SA Award for the best documentary and for the best cinematography for Jakub Giza; The President of Polish Filmmakers Association Award for the best editing for Cecylia Pacura;
  • 15. IFF Etiuda & Anima – Silver Dinosaur in Etiuda Competition