The Corrupted

Release date: 18-04-2008
Director: Jarosław Żamojda

directed by Jarosław Żamojda written by Jacek Samojłowicz, Krzysztof Węglarz director of photography Waldemar Szmidt music by Piotr Salaber production design by Rafał Waltenberger costume design by Anna Ostapińska editing by Krzysztof Woźniak sound by Paweł Łuczyc-Wyhowski production manager Andrzej Stachecki

cast Olivier Gruner (Montenegro), Max Ryan (Siergiej), Jan Englert (Witold Burzyński), Jerzy Trela (Cygaro), Beata Ścibakówna (Agnieszka Burzyńska), Krzysztof Wakuliński (Apostoł), Paweł Burczyk (Nożyk), Wenanty Nosul (Pasza), Artur Łodyga (Maks), Mariusz Pujszo (Wejner), Olga Bołądź (Patrycja Burzyńska), Dariusz Bajkowski (Paweł), Maciej Grubski (Janek), Robert Żołędziewski (Lowa)

produced by Film Media, Mickiewicza 63, 01-625 Warsaw, phone +48 22 424 16 24, fax +48 22 833 44 96, e-mail biuro@filmmedia.com.pl co-produced by TV Polsat producer Jacek Samojłowicz co-producer Jarosław Sander distributed by Forum Film Poland, Wołoska 12, 02-675 Warsaw, phone +48 22 456 65 55, e-mail s.salamon@forumfilm.pl world sales Film Media
35 mm, 1:1,85, colour, Dolby Digital, 115′
Poland 2008

Some Russian gangsters arrive to Poland to recover a batch of drugs seized by the police. They stay in a nigh club owned by one of the mafia bosses, where the son of an influental businessman is accidentally killed. The investigation comes to a standstill, so the sister of the slain man gest gets a job in a club to track down the killers on her own. She finds some evidence of the crime, but has to flee from the gangsters. She is assisted by a police commissioner…

 

Jarosław Żamojda
Born in 1960. Cameraman, director and scriptwriter. Graduated from directing at the Łódź Film School. Cameraman of the films by Krzysztof Zanussi. His directing debut “Fast Lane”, was one of the most popular Polish films. He also directs TV series.

 

Filmography (as director)
1995: Fast Lane (Młode wilki); 1997: Fast Lane ½ ( Młode wilki ½); 2000: Six Days of an Ostrich ( Sześć dni strusia); 2004: Rh+; 2008: The corrupted (Skorumpowani)