Barbakan

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    Barbakan

    Directed by

    Poland

    2011

    22 min

    • Polish

    Fiction

    After a long period of work in Germany – Emil, a young man, comes back to his girlfriend living in Poland so that they can enjoy their life together. His long journey home brings a number of sad and unexpected incidents. The story is based on a real life events.

    Festivals

    Credits

    Screenplay
    Łukasz Ludkowski
    Bartłomiej Żmuda
    Cinematography
    Ernest Wilczyński
    Editing
    Weronika Bławut
    Production
    LODZ FILM SCHOOL
    Bartłomiej  Żmuda

    Bartłomiej Żmuda

    Poland

    Born in 1981 in Nysa, Poland. After graduating University of Wyszynski and a 2 year Film Course, Bartlomiej Zmuda moved to Great Britain where he started his journey through music videos making. He worked there for Dj Vadim, Buen Chico and Unsigned Artists bands. In 2007 he began studying Film Directing In The Polish National Film, Television and Theater School in Lodz, which he finished in 2014. In 2015 he finished one year Feature Film Programme DEVELOPMENT LAB (Studio Prób) in Wajda School. For his short movies he has won the following awards: Grand Prix - Bukarest International Student Film Festival “Cinemaiubit", 2012; Critics' Choice Award - Kustendorf Film and Music Festival 2012; Audience Award - International Student Short Film Festival, Groningen 2012; Audience Award - Rio de Janeiro International Student Short Film Festival "Curta Cinema", 2011; Grand Prix - Teheran International Short Film Festival, 2011; Grand Prix - Torun Short Film Festival 2011; Audience Award – International Student Film and Video Festival of Beijing Film Academy, 2011; Best European Talent Award - Berlin International Short Film Festival “Interfilm", 2011; Special Mention - International Film Festival "Pol 8", Polanica 2009; Special Mention, International Festival of Independent Film "Publicystyka", 2008.