Janina Duszejko, an elderly woman, lives alone in the Klodzko Valley where a series of mysterious crimes are committed. Duszejko is convinced that she knows who or what is the murderer, but nobody believes her.
Beginning of 1945, Poland. At the just liberated areas, the Communist Security Service eliminates its enemies under the pretext of punishing "national traitors". It organizes a labor camp ... See full summary »
The story of a well-known artistic family: legendary painter Zdzislaw Beksinski, his wife Zofia and their son Tomasz, a highly-praised music critic and translator. Their lives were far from being usual.
Jan P. Matuszynski
A big shot prosecutor Teodor Szacki divorces his wife and leaves Warsaw to start a new life in picturesque town in south-east Poland - Sandomierz. After a short while he is called in to ... See full summary »
Kacper, a middle-aged high-school history teacher, begins to lose his eyesight. The medical diagnosis leaves no hope. Initially heartbroken, he attempts to hide his health problems from the outside world.
A Polish teacher moves to a provincial town and gets involved in investigating the brutal murder of a high school girl. He learns more and more about the mysteries of this murder, revealing corruption and fraud among local elites.
Fear, anger, sadness, joy, disgust, jealousy, shame. Adas Miauczynski returns to his childhood, when - like most of us - he had a big problem with naming the accompanying emotions. To ... See full summary »
"Icarus" is the true story of Mieczyslaw "Mietek" Kosz, a Polish jazz pianist who died in tragic circumstances and whose life we see through select episodes depicting the most influential ... See full summary »
Story is based on real events. In 2007, Krystian Bala was sentenced to jail for 25 years for planning and committing the murder of Dariusz Janiszewski, who's body was discovered floating in a lake in Wroclaw in 2000. Clues to the killing were found in Bala's first novel Amok, published three years after Janiszewski's death. See more »
You can't charge a man with murder for selling a phone. That's not a motive. The judge won't allow it. They need a motive.
You read the book! He doesn't need a motive.
Relax, for fuck's sake. The book? I don't give a shit about the book.
It's bad. I know.
No. It's useless! It's a false lead.
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All characters in movie, except for Krystian Bala, are fictional. See more »