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Hamburg

Floating Skyscrapers Poland 2013 | 93 min | OV with English subtitles | Colour | FF 2013

Tomasz Wasilewski

Tomasz Wasilewski (*1980) studied at the Lodz Film School. After his award-winning debut In a Bedroom (2012) Floating Skyscrapers is his second full-length film.

rated for 0 + years
Kuba knows what he wants. He is strong and very disciplined. But all that is forgotten when he meets Michal. The two young men begin a passionate affair in secret, which causes ever more chaos in Kuba's everyday life. He loses interest in his girlfriend and even his great goal of becoming a top swimmer fades more and more into the background. Then Kuba reaches the point where he can no longer fake it: he gives up his old relationships and commits himself to his love for Michael. The feeling of liberation is strong -- as strong as the hatred and ignorance he now encounters from parts of Polish society.

Screening on 02.10. in attendance of:
Tomasz Wasilewski (Director)
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Original title: P?yn?ce wie?owce
Film type: Fiction Feature
Original language: Polish
Section: Agenda 13
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Language and subtitles: OV with English subtitles
Director: Tomasz Wasilewski
Screenplay: Tomasz Wasilewski
Cast: Mateusz Banasiuk, Bartosz Gelner, Marta Nieradkiewicz, Katarzyna Herman, Iza Kuna, Miros?aw Zbrojewicz, Olga Frycz
Producer: Roman Jarosz, Izabela Igel
Director of Photography: Jakub Kijowski
Music: Baasch
Production Design: Jacek Czechowski
Editor: Alaksandra Gowin
Sound: 0
Costume design:
Commissioning Editor:
Format: dcp
Printsource:
German Distributor: Salzgeber & Co Medien GmbH
World Sales: Films Boutique
Production: Alter Ego Pictures, Polish Film Institute
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