Glass Trap

Director: Paweł Ferdek

written and directed by Paweł Ferdek director of photography Wojciech Staroń music by Mikołaj Trzaska edited by Jan Przyłuski sound by Kamil Radziszewski production manager Jakub Kosma produced by the Polish Filmmakers Association – the Andrzej Munk Studio “The Youth and Film”, ul. Krakowskie Przedmieście 7, 00-068 Warsaw, tel. 22 556 54 70, 22 845 51 71, fax. 22 556 54 69, e-mail: o.kujawska@sfp.org.pl, www.studiomunka.pl; TVP Kultura executive production by Kosma Film producers Jacek Lipski, Kuba Kosma co-financed by The Polish Film Institute

First Documentary Programme
15′

Poland 2008

 

A group of toughs from the suburbs of Warsaw organises a new entertainment: aggressive aquarium fish-fight shows. The tournament is accompanied by betting. The dense atmosphere of the competition brings out primitive instincts.

 

Award:

  • Tampere Film Festival in Finland 2009 – a nomination for the European Film Award in short film category

Translated by Monika Miziniak | Edited by Patricia Koza