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Janek Bastard (2017)

| Short, Drama
An exploration of the intricate relationship between a Christian and a Jewish boy in 1942 Poland.

Director:

Muriel Naim

Writer:

Muriel Naim
7 wins & 4 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Jesse Willhite ... Krzysztof
Avery Walker ... Janek
Angelique Wiesner ... Helenka
Mackinnley Balleweg Mackinnley Balleweg ... Henryk (as Mackinneley Balleweg)
Maritza Brikisak ... Agata
Bjarne Hecht ... Karol
Tom McCafferty ... Officer Rohm
Norbi Novak
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Vladek Juszkiewicz ... Adult Krzyszfot
Agnes Rogers ... Helenka's mother
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Storyline

Krzysztof, an introverted 10 year old, faces his father's decision to hide a Jewish boy from a nearby village in the family's house. As the new boy prompts the father's attention, Krzysztof develops a flammable jealousy towards the other boy which reaches a dangerous peak and leads him to an irreversible act. Written by Muriel Naim

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Based on true events See more »

Genres:

Short | Drama

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Official Sites:

Official site

Country:

USA

Language:

Polish | German

Also Known As:

Janek/Bastard See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby Surround 7.1

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.66 : 1
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