Howling Wolf Ranch
directed by Wojciech Adamczyk written by Robert Brutter, Jerzy Niemczuk director of photography Włodzimierz Głodek PSC music by Krzesimir Dębski, Radzimir Dębski production design by Janusz Sosnowski costume design by Elżbieta Radke edited by Marek Król PSM sound by Lech Brański, Grzegorz Lindemann production manager Paweł Mantorski
cast Ilona Ostrowska (Lucy Wilska), Cezary Żak (2 Role: wójt i priest, jego brat), Paweł Królikowski (Kusy), Artur Barciś (Czerepach), Dorota Chotecka (Więcławska), Radosław Pazura (Louis), Franciszek Pieczka (Stacho Japycz), Piotr Pręgowski (Patryk Pietrek), Sylwester Maciejewski (Solejuk), Grzegorz Woś (Emanuel), Marta Lipińska (priest’s housekeeper), Grzegorz Wons (Więcławski), Arkadiusz Nader (policeman), Bogdan Kalus (Hadziuk), Marta Chodorowska (mayor’s daughter), Violetta Arlak (mayor’s wife), Magdalena Waligórska (barmaid), Danuta Borsuk (bride’s mother)
produced by Telewizja Poland – Film Agency, Woronicza 17, 00-999 Warsaw; Studio A, Biały Kamień 5, 02-593 Warsaw, phone/fax +48 22 622 24 44-47, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org; Documentary and Feature Film Studio, Chełmska 21, 00-724 Warsaw, phone +48 22 840 00 30-39, fax +48 22 841 58 91, e-mail WFDiF@wfdif.com.pl executive produced by Studio A producers Maciej Strzembosz, Dorota Michalak-Kurzewska, Tomasz Kurzewski co-financed by The Polish Film Institute distributed by Forum Film Poland, Wołoska 12, 02-675 Warsaw, phone +48 22 456 65 55, fax +48 22 456 65 35, e-mail email@example.com
35 mm, 1:1,85, colour, Dolby Digital, 94′
The ranch is an old manor house situated in a Podlasie village and inherited by Lucy, a young American woman of Polish origin. She came to Poland to settle down on the ranch. She gets emotionally involved witk Kusy, a painter and recovering alcoholic, but the situation becomes compicated with the arrival from America of her ex-husband… Amusing twists and turns by odd characters from the Polish countryside.
Born in 1959. Actor, theatre and television director. Graduated from acting and directing at the Theatre Academy in Warsaw. Directed numerous drama plays and received several awards for his professional achievments. Co-directed a number of popular TV series. Lecturer and associate dean at the Directing Department of the Theatre Academy in Warsaw. “Howling Wolf Ranch” is his feature film debut.
- Silver Ticket 2008 – Polish Cinemas Association Award