Closed Circuit

Release date: 05-04-2013
Director: Ryszard Bugajski

directed by Ryszard Bugajski written by Mirosław Piepka, Michał S. Pruski director of photography Piotr Sobociński jr production design by Aniko Kiss costume design by Krzysztof Łoszewski make-up by Izabela Karwacka, Katarzyna Zykubek edited by Irena Siedlar production manger Olga Bieniek producers Olga Bieniek, Mirosław Piepka executive production by  Filmicon Dom Filmowy co-produced by Arche Sp. z o.o, Środowisko i Innowacje Sp. z o.o distributed by Kino Świat

cast Janusz Gajos (prosecutor Andrzej Kostrzewa), Kazimierz Kaczor (Mirosław Kamiński), Przemysław Sadowski (businessman Marek Stawski), Jarosław Kopaczewski (Grzegorz Rybarczyk), Wojciech Żołądkowicz (Kamil Słodowski), Robert Olech (Piotr Maj), Beata Ścibakówna (Joanna Rybarczyk), Monika Kwiatkowska-Dejczer (Bożena Stawska), Urszula Grabowska (Emilia Kostrzewa), Magdalena Kumorek (Dorota Maj), Maria Mamona (Maria Kostrzewa), Krzysztof Ogłoza (reporter Robert), Krzysztof Gordon (minister), Maciej Konopiński (Krzysztof Chwedczuk), Beata Buczek-Żarnecka (Wanda Budwiłł-Sarnecka), Grzegorz Gzyl (police commissioner), Cezary Morawski, Magdalena Emilianowicz (secretary), Piotr Chys, Wojciech Chorąży, Piotr Michalski, Filip Frątczak, Aleksander Stasiewicz, Krzysztof Dziemaszkiewicz (prisoner), Marcin Zarzeczny (young Mirosław Kamiński), Kamil Mrożek (young Andrzej Kostrzewa)

colour, 100′

Poland 2012

 

Three Polish entrepreneurs lose their estates and their fortune as a result of murky practices by the revenue office and the judicial sysytem. Though after seven years of struggle all charges against them are dropped, they are ruined both financially and mentally. The story is based on real events.