Don't Be Afraid of a Dark Room

Director: Kuba Czekaj

written & directed by Kuba Czekaj director of photography Adam Palenta music by Zygmunt Konieczny production design by Bogusław Nobel-Nobielski, Agata Uchman, Kinga Kulon costume design by Agata Uchman edited by Daniel Gąsiorowski production manager Tomasz Kozera cast Emilia Stachurska (Łata), Przemysław Bluszcz (Leszek, Łata’s father), Jowita Budnik (Lucyna, Łata’s mother), Anna Ilczuk (Nyska), Andrzej Mastalerz, Bogusława Jantos, Krzysztof Czeczot, Krzysztof Franieczek, Henryk Niebudek, Violetta Arlak, Mariusz Bulski, Halina Lipka-Kadaj, Wiesława Łukasik, Karolina Ficht, Tadeusz Góral, Zdzisław Nowakowski produced by Stowarzyszenie Filmowców Polskich, Studio “Młodzi i Film” im. Andrzeja Munka co-produced by Polish Television – TVP Kultura, Metro Filmsproducent co-financed by Polish Film Institute
colour, Digital Betacam, 16:9, Dolby Digital 5.1. 38′
Poland 2009

 

The story of an 11-year old girl’s infinite love for her father. While preparing a song fo the school performance to celebrate Father’s Day, this young girl watches her father carefully. Wanting to express her feelings as best she can, she slowly begins to discover her father’s secrets…

 

Kuba Czekaj

Born in 1984. Graduated from the Radio and Television Department of the University of Silesia in Katowice. Director and scriptwriter.