LOVE STORY – SHORTS WJFF: AN INTIMATE STORIES FROM POLAND
dir. Rafał Bryll, POLSKA, 2021, 38min
The love story of a Jewish girl and a Pole during the World War II. Romantic moments, the hell of war and chilling events. Bogdan Jastrzębski - Righteous Among the Nations, returns to the times of the War, when he fell in love with the only one, the Jewish girl - Krystyna Geisler, for his whole life. First-dates, shy kisses, the drama of the Jews in the Częstochowa ghetto and a daring rescue action on the streets of Częstochowa, under the watchful eye of the Germans, which was the only way to save the life of the beloved woman. And then they lived happily ever after.
This film is a combination of a classic documentary and a hand-drawn animation. Animation by Łukasz Rusinek.