Roots

Roots

Director: Kuba Gryżewski

Screenwriter: Kuba Gryżewski

Director of photography: Maciej Kwaśniewski

Editor: Bartosz Bretes

Sound: Jakub Jerszyński

Production manager: Stanisław Karnkowski

Artistic supervisor: Maciej Pieprzyca

Cast: Krzysztof Tyniec, Milena Staszuk, Idris Ceesay, Jacek Knap

Year of production: 2019

Running time: 14'

Stefan visits his adult daughter who lives in another city. He meets her new boyfriend on the spot. This one, however, does not appeal to him at all. The next time Marta wants to show her boyfriend the place of origin and, by the way, come to dinner for her father, Stefan decides to act and do everything to dissuade her daughter from her new love.

Film Polski Internet Database

Polish Shorts

Festival screenings of the film:

59th Krakow Film Festival, Krakow, Poland, 2019 – in national competition

5. Spektrum Festival, Świdnica, Poland, 2019 – in competition

13. Film Festival OFFELIADA, Gniezno, Poland, 2019 – in competition

31. Polish Film Festival America, Chicago, United States, 2019 - screening

Solanin Film Festival, Nowa Sól, Poland, 2020 – in competition

Firenze Film Festival, Italy, 2020 – in competition

22. „Cinema on the Border” Festival, Cieszyn, Poland, 2020 - screening

13. Polish Film Festival Vistula, Moscow, Russia, 2020 - screening

8. Polish Film Festival Vistula in Tajikistan, Dushanbe, 2020 - screening

3. Polish Film Festival Vistula in Kazakhstan, Karaganda, 2020 – screening

3. Polish Film Festrival Vistula in Croatia, Dubrovnik, 2020 – screening

2. Polish Film Festival Vistula in Georgia, Poti, 2020 – screening

2. Polish Film Festival Vistula in Ankara, Turkey, 2020 - screening

Polish Film Festival Los Angeles, Los Angeles, United States, 2020 – screening

Macau International Short Film Festival, Macau, China, 2020 – screening

5. Pyszadło, Mogilno, Poland, 2021 - in competition

Kannibal Fest Hungry for Filmmaking International Short Film Festival, Berlin, Germany, 2021 - screening