Pawel Lozinski, Poland, 200935mm, Colour, 58'

Patients in an oncology clinic receive chemotherapy. Their faces can be seen in a close-up. They lie in pairs and hold fascinating conversations. Life seen from a different perspective, a distance offered by a hospital, reveals its value, sense and charm. Why so late?

02 August, Shtëpia e Kulturës, 16:00

International Documentary Competition

Director: Pawel Lozinski
Producer: Pawel Lozinski
Cinematographer: Kacper Lisowski
Editor: Katarzyna Maciejko-Kowalczy

Director's Biography

Director, scriptwriter and producer of documentary and fiction films born in 1965 in Warsaw. He earned his degree from the Film Directing Department of Lódz Film School. His documentary films include Birthplace (1992), The Way It Is (1999), Sisters (1999), Between the Doors (2004), Wygnancy (2005), Kitty, Kitty (2008) and Chemo (2009). He has won prestigious awards at festivals in Bornholm, Paris, Leipzig and Krakow.

Festivals and Awards:

49th Krakow Film Festival – Silver Hobby Horse for the Best Documentary DOK Leipzig – MDR Award Prix Europa, Berlin, Germany – Grand Prix Thessaloniki IDFF Docpoint Helsinki One World – International Human Rights Documentary Film Festival – Best Director Award It’s All True – International Documentary FF, Sao Paolo, Brasil Hot Docs, Canada DOXA – Documentary FF, Canada Beldocs, International Documentary Film Festival


Pawel Lozinski Produkcja Filmow, TVP S.A.
Walecznych 17/6, 03-916 Warszawa

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