24.9. - 3.10.2020

Traffic Department Poland 2013 | 117 min | OV with English subtitles | Colour | FF 2013

Wojtek Smarzowski

Wojtek Smarzowski (*1963) is currently Poland's most popular film director. His film Traffic Department was shown at last year's Hamburger FilmFest. Despite the seriousness of its subject matter, The Mighty Angel set a new record for an opening weekend with over 250.000 admissions.

rated for 0 + years
Król works at a Warsaw police station riddled with corruption, drugs and sex with prostitutes. When one of his colleagues is found dead in a river, he is wrongly suspected, as the dead man had been having an affair with Król's wife. He flees in order to solve the case on his own and stumbles upon a swamp of criminal activity on an international scale. With its breath-taking editing, this police thriller was a big hit in Poland and was seen by 1.5m people.
Orig. Title: Drogówka
Filmtype: Fiction Feature
Original language: Polish
Section: Eurovisuell
Director: Wojtek Smarzowski
Screenplay: Wojtek Smarzowski
Cast: Bartlomiej Topa, Arkadiusz Jakubik, Julia Kijowska, Eryk Lubos, Robert Wabich, Marcin Dorocinski
Producer: Dariusz Pietrykowski,Andrzej Polec,Feliks Pastusiak
Sprachfassung: OV with English subtitles
Music: Mikolaj Trzaska
Director of Photography: Piotr Sobocinski Jr.
Production Design: Joanna Macha
Editor: Pawel Laskowski
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Format: dcp
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World Sales: Film it
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