Narrative Features

1945

reż. Ferenc Török, Węgry 2017, 91’

OPENING CEREMONY On a summer day in 1945, an Orthodox man and his grown son return to a village in Hungary while the villagers prepare for the wedding of the town clerk’s son. The townspeople – suspicious, remorseful, fearful, and cunning – expect the worst and behave accordingly. The town clerk fears the men may […]

24.11, Piątek | 19:30 | Muzeum Polin

Abulele

reż. Jonathan Geva, Izrael 2015, 90’

WJFF KIDS. Is there anyone here who doesn’t like movies? – workshop for families with the screening of “Abulele”,dir. Jonathan Geva, Israel 2015, 90’, animated feature film  (kids 7-12 years old) „Abulele”, which main character, 10-year-old Adam befriends monster with a big heart, will be the starting point for conversation and activities using different plastic […]

26.11, Niedziela | 11:00 | Muzeum POLIN

According to the Decrees of Providence

reż. Jerzy Hoffman, Polska 1983, 98’

Special screening – Jerzy Hoffman: 2017 Honorary Dawid Camera Award Laureate As the Germans invade Poland Jewish Ruth and her mother are trapped by the oncoming Nazis. When they are loaded onto a truck for transportation to a ghetto, Ruth is told by her mother to jump from the truck at the first chance and […]

24.11, Piątek | 16:00 | Muzeum POLIN

For the Sins

reż. Aleksander Marten, Polska 1936, 69’

1916, small Jewish town in Lesser Poland during the Great War. Leon Anton, a young Jew and Austro-Hungarian officer gets killed at the front, leaving pregnant Estera, rabbi’s daughter. The girl runs away from home, abandoning newborn baby and leaves for America. After many years she comes back to try to find her daughter. „Za […]

26.11, Niedziela | 12:00 | Muzeum POLIN

Foxtrot

reż. Samuel Maoz, Izrael / Niemcy / Francja 2017, 108’

PRE-PREMIER SCREENING Michael and Dafna are devastated when army officials show up at their home to announce the death of their son Jonathan. Michael becomes increasingly frustrated by overzealous mourning relatives and well-meaning army bureaucrats. While his sedated wife rests, Michael spirals into a whirlwind of anger only to experience one of life’s unfathomable twists […]

25.11, Sobota | 20:45 | Muzeum POLIN