Screened in Berlin in 2009 in competition where it was awarded the Alfred Bauer prize
The film's budget was 6.5 million złotys (€1.4 million) with PLN 2.6 million from the Polish Film Institute. The film script is by the well-recognised Polish writer Olga Tokarczuk and its cinematography is by Pawel Edelman. The cast also includes Jadwiga Jankowska-Cieślak, Julia Pietrucha and Roma Gasiorowska. The film score is by the heralded young Polish composer, Paweł Mykietyn.
A middle aged woman, Marta, played by Krsytyna Janda doesn't know she is dying. She is the wife of a small town doctor but one day she meets and becomes fascinated by a much younger man and they fall in love. Ironically the younger man dies sooner and Marta is the one left behind.
Producer : Akson Studio
Coproducers TVP, Agencja Media Plus
World Sales: Akson Studio
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