Krzysztof Kieślowski Film School      |
Joanna d'Arc

Joanna d'Arc

Director: Aleksander Szamałek

Screenwriter: Aleksander Szamałek

Director of photography: Aleksander Szamałek

Editor: Aleksander Szamałek, Wojciech Mrówczyński

Composer: Dawid Biegun

Production manager: Maria Kawalec

Artistic supervisor: Marcin Koszałka

Year of production: 2022

Running time: 30'

Aneta is the manager of an erotic massage parlor in France. She left Poland to find her own path but nothing goes as she would like it to. Pressing problems with her partner and growing up children motivate her to take her life in her hands. Will she succeed to get back on track and find the peace she's been looking for for so long?

Film Polski Internet Database

Polish Shorts

Festival screenings of the film:

19. Millennium Docs Against Gravity Film Festival, Poland, 2022 – in short film competition

41. Koszalin Festival of Film Debuts Młodzi i Film, Koszalin, Poland 2022 – in competition

14. Short Waves Festival, Poznań, Poland, 2022 – in Polish Competition

17. filmPOLSKA Festival, Berlin, Germany, 2022 – screening

5. Polish Film Festival Vistula in Kyrgyzstan, 2022 – screening

10. Polish Film Festival Vistula in Tajikistan, Dushanbe, 2022 - screening

Sevil International Women’s Documentary Film Festival, Ganja, Azerbaijan, 2022 – screening

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

8. Przeźrocza Film Festival, Bydgoszcz, Kuyavian-Pomeranian Voivodeship, Poland, 2022 - Grand Prix

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

20. Opolskie Lamy Film Festival, Opole, Poland, 2022 – Special Mention in the Short Documentary Category

8. SPEKTRUM Film Festival, Świdnica, Poland, 2022 – Special mention of the Jury in The Youth Perspective - Documentary competition, II Award of the local jury consisting of people inmates in Świdnica Detention Center

8. Play Poland Film Festival, United Kingdom, 2022 - screening

3. Polish Film Festival Vistula in South Korea, 2022 – screening

2. Polish Film Festival Vistula in Vietnam, 2022 – screening