Simple Story About Murder

Release date: 21-10-2016
Director: Arkadiusz Jakubik
directed by Arkadiusz Jakubik written by Arkadiusz Jakubik, Grzegorz Stefański, Igor Brejdygant director of photography Witold Płóciennik production design by Joanna Macha costume design by Agnieszka Werner make-up by Tomasz Matraszek sound by Jarosław Bajdowski, Mateusz Adamczyk music by Bartosz Chajdecki edited by Paweł Laskowski production manager Andrzej Besztak producer Włodzimierz Niderhaus produced by Wytwórnia Filmów Dokumentalnych i Fabularnych (Warszawa) co-financed by The Polish Film Institute distributed by Kino Świat

cast Filip Pławiak (Jacek), Kinga Preis (Jacek’s mother), Andrzej Chyra (Jacek’s father), Eryk Lubos, Ireneusz Czop, Mateusz Więcławek, Katarzyna Kwiatkowska, Andrzej Konopka, Michał Czernecki, Przemysław Strojkowski, Anna Smołowik, Marek Kasprzyk, Michał Czernecki, Zbigniew Stryj

colour, 110′

Poland 2016

A thrilling story about a policeman’s family, shaken to the core after amysterious crime. Jacek is a young policeman, trying everything in his power to protect his mother and brothers from their despot father, a policeman involved in some shady business. When the father is murdered, the son becomes the main suspect. While trying to prove his innocence, Jacek discovers, to his own horror, that he is becoming more and more like his father.