Poland, nowadays.
The intertwined stories of a criminal prosecutor, his anorexic daughter and her therapist who claims she can communicate with the dead loved ones.
Three radically different approaches to the body and soul.

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Małgorzata Szumowska belongs to the most prominent Polish filmmakers and covers a broad spectrum working as screenwriter and producer as well as documentary and feature film director. She has been honoured with several international awards, including the Teddy Award for IN THE NAME OF at the Berlin IFF and the Silver Leopard Award at the Locarno FF for 33 SCENES FROM LIFE. Małgorzata Szumowska was twice nominated for the European Film Awards, for HAPPY MAN (2001) and for STRANGER (2005). She is a winner of many restigious prizes in Poland. Her movie ELLES, featuring Juliette Binoche and Anaïs Demoustier, was sold to over 40 countries.

INTERVIEW with Małgorzata Szumowska

Cast & Crew

Directed by: Małgorzata Szumowska

Written by: Małgorzata Szumowska, Michal Englert

Produced by: Jacek Drosio, Małgorzata Szumowska, Michal Englert

Cinematography: Michal Englert

Editing: Jacek Drosio

Production Design: Elwira Pluta

Costume Design: Katarzyna Lewi ńska, Julia Jarza-Brataniec

Sound Design: Marcin Jachyra

Cast: Maja Ostaszewska (Anna), Justyna Suwala (Olga), Janusz Gajos (the prosecutor)

Nominations and Awards

  • People's Choice Award 2016
  • European Editor 2015
  • European Director 2015
  • Feature Film Selection 2015