33 Scenes from Life

33 sceny z życia
Director: Małgorzata Szumowska

Germany, Poland, 2008, 95min., drama
Małgorzata Szumowska's film "33 Scenes from Life" is a deeply human story. Julia, played by German actress Julia Jentsch, is a successful artist that is step by step loosing the grip of her destiny. Julia's family is full of eccentric characters, the father a filmmaker and the mother a writer. The idyllic family ties suddenly change when life has a profoundly disturbing effect on them. Life will bring them closer and farther from each other.

"A special Prize of Jury" at Locarno International Film Festival, 2008.
"Best Cinematography", "Best Director", "Best Score", "Best Supporting Actor" and "Critics awards" at Polish Film Festival, Gdynia, 2008.


Section: Wide Angle

Screenplay: Malgorzata Szumowska

Dir. of Photography: Michal Englert

Cast: Julia Jentsch, Peter Gantzler, Maciej Stuhr, Malgorzata Hajewska, Andrzej Hudziak, Isa Kuna