A self-reliable 11-year-old boy runs away from children's home to be with his dysfunctional mother. She doesn't want him back so he starts living on an old barge.
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Piotr Jagielski ...
Kundel
Agnieszka Nagórzycka ...
Kuleczka
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Kundel's Mother
Barbara Szkaluba ...
Kuleczka's sister (as Basia Szkaluba)
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Kuleczka's Father
Marcin Sztabinski ...
Chudy
Lucjan Bienkowski ...
Stary
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Waitress
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Cook
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Guy
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Policeman
Tomasz Beker ...
Young Policeman
Kevin Rolof ...
Young Kundel
Piotr Andrykowski ...
Gang Member
Mateusz Andrykowski ...
Gang Member
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A self-reliable 11-year-old boy runs away from children's home to be with his dysfunctional mother. She doesn't want him back so he starts living on an old barge.

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Awesome movie
15 September 2006 | by (Sofia,Bulgaria) – See all my reviews

This movie left me speechless.So profound and honest movie I haven't seen in a long time.The director have made a brilliant job creating this magic picture.The story is developing throughout the whole movie in a way,which makes this director unique.The kiddo is the perfect for the role.As if the character it depicts is written bout it.Definitely an Oscar winning performance by this Polish child.I consider this movie a classic.If I have the chance to look for another film by this director in the near future I'll do it without hesitation.Recommend seeing this movie to all cinemaniacs.This is a perfect picture for young directors who study this magnificent craft.


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