Archive 2017

Objector

reż. Molly Stuart, USA 2017, 16’

As a 19-year-old Israeli, Atalya is obligated to enlist in the armed forces. Refusing service as a public protest of Israeli policy means facing up to 6 months in prison. As Atalya anticipates this reality, she also worries about becoming a target for public vitriol. “Objector” offers a window into the Israeli-Palestinian conflict through the […]

01.01, Czwartek | 00:00 | Muzeum POLIN

Raphael

reż. Aner Tausig, Izrael 2017, 7’

Raphael (28), newly engaged to be married, takes a job as an emissary for the Jewish rabbinate whose job it is to threaten, intimidate and even assault recalcitrant husbands who will not give their wives a Gett (bill of divorce). but when he meets Oded, Rapahel is having trouble deciding what to do. Language: Hebrew. […]

01.01, Czwartek | 00:00 | Muzeum POLIN

Paradise

dir. Andrei Konchalovsky, Russia / Germany 2016, 130’

Shot in black and white by famed cinematographer Alexander Simonov, Paradise tells the compelling story of three individuals whose paths cross amidst the devastation of war. Olga is a beautiful Russian aristocratic émigré and member of the French Resistance; Jules is a French-Nazi collaborator who is assigned to investigate her case; and Helmut is a […]

01.01, Czwartek | 00:00 | POLIN Museum

Killing the Fiddler

reż. Barak Barkan, USA 2016, 7’

A comedy about Adam, a Jewish man, five minutes before he marries a non-Jewish woman, Vicky Cheung. Just before the ceremony, he is confronted by photographs of his ancestors, who come to life in order to prevent this “unholy” matrimony. Language: English. Subtitles: Polish 27 November, MONDAY, POLIN Museum, 4:30pm

01.01, Czwartek | 00:00 | Muzeum POLIN

The Law and the Fist

dir. Jerzy Hoffman, Edward Skórzewski, Poland 1964, 93’

Special screening – Jerzy Hoffman: 2017 Honorary Dawid Camera Award Laureate At the end of World War Two, Polish people move to the western lands vacated by Germans. But some ruthless profiteers pose as government representatives and intend to make off with loot from a deserted town they took over. One honest man stands up […]

01.01, Czwartek | 00:00 | MUZEUM POLIN

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