Kamchatka

Director: Jerzy Kowynia

written & directed by Jerzy Kowynia director of photography Michał Sobociński production design by Jacek Gruszecki costume design by Małgorzata Gwiazdecka make-up by Katarzyna Warchoł sound by Krzysztof Ridan, Marcin Cichoń edited by Wojciech Anuszczyk production manager Katarzyna Janicka producer Jerzy Kowynia produced by Sagittarius Film co-produced by Divizion Studio Filmowe co-financed by Marek Sułkowski
cast Tomasz Sobczak (Stacho), Edyta Torhan (Marta), Lidia Bogaczówna-Popiel (Daria, Stacho’s mother), Jerzy Król (Stacho’s father), Thymn Chase (Liam), Mateusz Janicki (“Meche” Szymula), Arkadiusz Cyran (prisoner), Wojciech Czarny (prisoner), Marek Sawicki (prisoner)
colour, 77′
Poland 2013

 

There is a conflict brewing in the prison cell of Stacho, who is serving a sentence of several years. Then Stacho is given leave to attend his mother’s funeral. When he arrives at home, he meets with his estranged father, with Marta, who lived with his mother, and with her Irish boyfriend Liam.