“My first man was a German named Gunter,” reveals Halina Zach, the protagonist of this war film, a recollection of how memory tends to focus on fleeting moments of happiness. The interviews and archival photos of occupied Warsaw are supplemented with fragments of rehearsals for a theatre monodrama about love at the time of war. Zofia Wichłacz, the young actress reading Halina Zach’s memoirs, prepares for the performance under the tutelage of Krystyna Janda.
Born in in Warsaw 1950. Director and scriptwriter. Graduated from the Chemistry Department of the University of Warsaw, and in Film Directing from the Radio and Television Department of the University of Silesia – diploma under the supervision of Krzysztof Kieslowski. In 1981-84 a member of Team “X” by Andrzej Wajda. Director of numerous popular TV series and theater plays. Co-owner and CEO of TFT Studio.
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SUNDAY, 11/12/2017 5:00 pm.
2016, 45 min, Poland
Polish with English subtitles
TFT STUDIO, TVP 1