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Skazany na bluesa (2005)

The life of Ryszard Riedel, former leader of cult Polish rock-blues band Dzem, including the history of his family relationships, music career and addiction to alcohol and drugs.

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Maciej Balcar ...
Indianer
Adam Baumann ...
Rysiek's Father
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Gola's Mother
Joanna Bartel ...
Rysiek's Mother
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Leszek Martinek
Pawel Berger ...
Himself (Pawel)
Benedykt Otreba ...
Himself (Beno)
Adam Otreba ...
Himself (Adam)
Jerzy Styczynski ...
Himself (Jurek)
Zbigniew Szczerbinski ...
Himself (Zbig)
Ryszard Kramarczyk ...
Sound Man
Szymon Rogosz ...
Driver
Mieczyslaw Zieba ...
Goldwasser
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The life of Ryszard Riedel, former leader of cult Polish rock-blues band Dzem, including the history of his family relationships, music career and addiction to alcohol and drugs.

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12 August 2005 (Poland)  »

Also Known As:

Destined for Blues  »

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PLN 2,800,000 (estimated)
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Pawel Berger, Benedykt Otreba, Adam Otreba, Jerzy Styczynski and Zbigniew Szczerbinski, playing in the movie, were real members of the band Dzem (both English pronunciation and meaning: 'jam'). Maciej Balcar, playing Indianer, was a new vocalist of Dzem, replacing Rysiek Riedel. See more »

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