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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
11 wins & 4 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Cast overview:
Jesse Willhite ... Krzysztof
Avery Walker ... Janek
Bjarne Hecht ... Karol
Maritza Brikisak ... Agata
Angelique Rae ... Helenka (as Angelique Wiesner)
Mackinnley Balleweg Mackinnley Balleweg ... Henryk
Tom McCafferty ... Officer Rohm
Norbi Novak Norbi Novak ... Officer Gröning
Vladek Juszkiewicz ... Adult Krzyszfot
Agnes Rogers 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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Intricate relationship between 2 boys in WW2 See more »

Genres:

Short | Drama

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Official Sites:

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Country:

USA | Israel

Language:

English | Polish | German

Also Known As:

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Technical Specs

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Sound Mix:

Dolby Surround 7.1

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.66 : 1
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