July 2016, arsenal cinema

KinoPOLSKA – Guest: Marta Minorowicz

ZUD, 2016

We present Zud (2016), the feature debut of Marta Minorowicz, who was previously known as a director of documentary film and who will attend the screening before giving an introduction to Tanczący jastrząb (1977) the following evening.  Zud (Marta Minorowicz, Poland/Germany 2016, 12.7., with guest M. Minorowicz) After a nomad family loses numerous animals to the biting cold, the eleven-year-old son Sukbaht is supposed to take part in a horse race so that the generous prize money can be used to pay the family's debts. The preparations carry numerous conflicts in their wake. Tanczący jastrząb (Grzegorz Królikiewicz, Poland 1977, 13.7., with an introduction M. Minorowicz ) With great experimental verve, the film revolves around the young Michal, whose self-denial is the price for his career as a functionary. (mg) An event with support of the Stiftung für deutsch-polnische Zusammenarbeit and in collaboration with the Polnisches Institut Berlin.