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Slave

Slave

Director: Grzegorz Piekarski

Screenwriter: Grzegorz Piekarski, Antoni Grałek

Director of photography: Antoni Grałek

Editor: Nikodem Chabior, Grzegorz Piekarski

Sound: Bartosz Idzi, Marcin Sobczak

Composer: Teoniki Rożynek

Production manager: Grzegorz Piekarski, Natalia Pietsch, Antoni Grałek, Maja Zaleska

Artistic supervisor: Maciej Pieprzyca, Adam Sikora

Cast: Andrzej Chyra, Marta Nieradkiewicz, Marcin Czarnik

Year of production: 2021

Running time: 29'

Nikodem serves his sentence under a new penitentiary programme involving work at the house of Maja and Łukasz, who have full power over him. The household members are surprised when Nikodem's appeal is successful and he regains his freedom. Despite the fact that they could have parted ways and never met again, they stay together for one more day.

Film represented by Krakow Film Foundation

Film Polski Internet Database

Polish Shorts

Festival screenings of the film:

40. Koszalin Festival of Film Debuts Młodzi i Film, Koszalin, Poland 2021 – in competition

14. Polish National Film Meetings Kameralne Lato, Radom, Poland, 2021 – in competition

46. Polish Film Festival, Gdynia, Poland, 2021 - in competition

12. "Camera Action" Film Critics Festival, Łódź, Poland, 2021 – in competition

8. WAMA Film Festival, Olsztyn, Poland, 2021 – in competition

37. Warsaw Film Festival, Warsaw, Poland, 2021 – screening in the „Best Polish Shorts 2021” section

20. International Short Film Festival CINEMAFORUM, Warsaw, Poland, 2021 – Jan Machulski Awards screenings

29. Energa Camerimage International Film Festival, Toruń, Poland, 2021 – in Film and Art School Etudes Panorama

25. International Film Festival Zoom – Zblizenia, Jelenia Góra, Poland, 2022 – in competition

22. Sopot Film Festival, Sopot, Poland, 2022 - in competition

18. FEST - New Directors / New Films Festival, Espinho, Portugal, 2022 - in competition

51. Lubuskie Film Summer, Łagów, Poland, 2022 – in competition

22. New Horizons International Film Festival, Wrocław, Poland, 2022 – in shortlist section

4. Spokój Festival, Dąbrowa near Stężyca, Poland, 2022 - screening

2. "Wajda na Nowo" Film Festival, Suwałki, Poland, 2022 - Honorable mention

14. Solanin Film Festival, Nowa Sól, Poland, 2022 – in competition

7. Lower Silesia Film Festival "Złoty Samorodek", Złotoryja, Poland, 2022 - III Award in the Fiction Category

11. Festiwal Filmów Frapujących, Gorzów Wielkopolski, Poland, 2022 – in competition

29. Ann Arbor Polish Film Festival, Ann Arbor, United States, 2022 - in competition

32. FilmFestival Cottbus - Festival of East European Cinema, Cottbus, Germany, 2022 - in competition

15. Offeliada, Gniezno, Poland, 2022 – in competition

Toronto Polish Film Festival, Toronto, Canada, 2022 – in competition

16. Lublin Film Festival, Lublin, Poland, 2022 - in competition

3. Barć Film Festival, Barcin, Poland, 2022 – in competition

29. International Film Festival Etiuda&Anima, Kraków, Poland, 2022 - in competition