Olena

Director: Elżbieta Benkowska

written & directed by Elżbieta Benkowska director of photography Sławomir Witek production design by Marta Grabicka costume design by Aleksandra Przyłuska make-up by Katarzyna Kodroń music by Alejandro Bermudez Pascual edited by Elżbieta Benkowska pedagogical supervision by Mirosław Bork, Grzegorz Łoszewski, Milenia Fiedler, Rafał Listopad, Irena Siedlar production manager Joanna Pultyn producers Leszek Kopeć, Jerzy Rados produced by Gdynia Film School
cast Oksana Terefenko (Olena), Igor Aronov (Dima), Sebastian Perdek (policeman), Patryk Szwichtenberg (thief), Łukasz Laskowski (policeman on call), Krzysztof Gordon (chief), Marta Drankiewicz (assistant)
colour, 17′
Poland 2013

 

A couple of young Ukrainians, Olena and Dima, is travelling through Poland to Sweden. Unfortunately, their wallet is stolen on the train and during a fight, the thieves throw it on the railway. They have to find it before the ferry leaves.