2002 Zmruz oczy/Squint Your Eyes
He was born in Warsaw in 1963. He is director and screenwriter. His debut feature Squint Your Eyes won numerous awards, among others the Main SKYY Prize at San Francisco IFF 2004, the White Rose Prize at the Sochi IFF 2004, Special Mention FIPRESCI at Mannheim-Heidelberg 2002, Polish Academy Awards 2004 for Best Picture, Best Director, Best Screenplay, Best Actor. Tricks is his second feature.
Tricks / Andrzej Jakimowski
Six-year-old Stefek challenges fate. He believes that the chain of events he sets in motion will help him get
closer to his father who abandoned his mother. His sister Elka, 17, helps him learn how to “bribe” fate
with small sacrifices.Tricks and coincidences eventually bring the father to the mother’s doorstep but things
go wrong. In despair Stefek tries his good luck with the most risky of his tricks.
|Sound:||Maria Chilarecka, Aleksander Musialowski|
|Music:||Tomasz Gassowski, Art Direction: Ewa Jakimowska|
|With:||Damian Ul (Stefek), Ewelina Walendziak (Elka), Rafal Guzniczak (Jerzy),Tomasz Sapryk (Ojciec), Iwona Fornalczyk (Μatka) |
|Production:||ZAiR - Zjednoczenie Artystõw i Rzemieslników Sp. z o.o., Poland|
|Co-production:||Wytwõrnia Filmõw Dokumentalnych i Fabularnych & Telewizja Polska SA & Canal+ & Cyfrowy & Opus Film|
|JOHN CASSAVETES:||Friday, November 23, 2007 - 18:00|
|PAVLOS ZANNAS:||Saturday, November 24, 2007 - 17:00|