written & directed by Izabela Szylko director of photography Wojciech Staroń music by Grzegorz Turnau production design by Marian Zawaliński costume design by Małgorzata Obłoza edited by Ewa Smal PSM sound by Andrzej Zabicki production manager Anna Wojdat
cast Alina Janowska (Maria), Wojciech Siemion (Leon), Szymon Bobrowski (Julian), Katarzyna Cynke (młoda Maria), Piotr Fronczewski (father Marii), Władysław Kowalski (antykwariusz), Sławomir Orzechowski (Albin Gąsiorek), Ewa Kwiatkowska (mama Lusi), Ludwika Najbauer (Lusia), Ksawery Szlenkier (Witold), Anna Majcher (Gąsiorkowa)
produced by Documentary and Feature Film Studio, Chełmska 21, 00-724 Warsaw, phone +48 22 840 18 86, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org email@example.com producer Włodzimierz Niderhaus co-financed by The Polish Film Institute distributed by Fundacja Promocji Kina Film Polski, Krakowskie Przedmieście 7, 00-068 Warsaw, phone/fax +48 22 828 1132, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org world sales Fundacja Promocji Kina Film Polski
35 mm, 1:1,85, colour, Dolby SR, 78′
Maria, an elderly woman, tries to rectify a mistake from the past and get back a priceless diamond necklace. She designs a reliable system that will guarantee her win at the casino. Her undertakings interest a young gambler who decides to win Maria’s trust and to discover her system.
A director, scriptwriter and producer. Graduated from the journalism studies at the Warsaw University. Awarded a scholarship at the Media Production Services in London. Reporter and author of documentaries for Polish Television. Since 2001, an independent producer. Produced i.e. series of documentaries for the United State Agency for International Development. (USAID). “The Relaible System” is her feature film debut.