written, directed and production design by Piotr Dumała director of photography Adam Sikora music by Paweł Szymański costume design by Dorota Kołodyńska edited by Katarzyna Maciejko-Kowalczyk sound by Jacek Hamela production managers Bożena Krakówka, Dorota Rozowska
cast Stanisław Brudny (Father), Mariusz Bonaszewski (Son)
produced by Eureka Media, ul. Smulikowskiego 13/10, 00-384 Warsaw, tel. +48 22 828 48 10, e-mail: email@example.com, www.eurekamedia.info co-produced by Andersa Street Art And Media, ul. Andersa 13/37, 00-157 Warsaw, mobile no. +48 603 353 748, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, Chimney Pot, IF Silesia, Laboratorium, Bożena Krakówka producer Krzysztof Kopczyński co-producer Bożena Krakówka distributed by Eureka Media world sales Eureka Media
HD/35 mm, B&W, Dolby Stereo, 70′
An experimental plot including some animation elements. A history of the father-son relationship, filled with dark symbols. This is the feature film debut of Piotr Dumała, one of the most talented creators of the world animation.
- 34th Polish Film Festival, Gdynia 2009 – Special Jury Prize for outstanding artistic values
Born in 1956. Director of animated films, screenwriter, production designer and animator. Poster and illustration artist, author of essays and short stories. Lecturer at film schools in Poland and abroad. Winner of numerous awards at international film festivals.
1981: Lycantrophy (Lykantropia); 1983: Black Riding Hood (Czarny kapturek); 1984: Flying Hair (Latające włosy); 1985: Gentle Spirit (Łagodna); 1986: Nervous Life of the Outer Space (Nerwowe życie kosmosu); 1987: Walls (Ściany); 1988: Freedom of the Leg (Wolność nogi); 1991: Franz Kafka; 1992-93: Nervous Life (Nerwowe życie; tv mini-series); 2000: Crime and Punishment (Zbrodnia i kara); 2009: The Forest (Las)