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Director: Marcin Pieczonka

written and directed by Marcin Pieczonka, e-mail: birma@interia.pl photography Artur Sochan edited by Marcin Pieczonka, Ryszard Wiencek Polish Association of Film Editors (PSM), Olga Leleno sound Antoni Kujawa (on the film set), Przemysław Jaworski (post-produced by) produced by Kalejdoskop Film Studio, ul. Chełmska 21, 00-724 Warsaw, tel. +48 601 283 187, e-mail: szczudlo@kalejdoskop.art.pl; Telewizja Polska (Polish Television) – Oddział Szczecin co-financing Polish Film Institute
colour, 28′
Poland 2009

Three teenage Italians arrive to Mielno to seek treatment in a rehabilitation centre that specialises in infantile paralysis. They practice walking in special overalls. Despite their strenuous daily exercise routine, Serena, Ginaluca, and Genny manage to stay cheerful and enjoy their lives. A film about life “despite” …

 

 Translated by Monika Miziniak | Edited by Patricia Koza