PRODUCTION: Polish Costume Drama Daas in Production

By Katarzyna Grynienko

    After a month of filming, the Polish history drama Daas will wrap shooting on 27 November. The film is expected to be completed in time for the Gdynia national film festival scheduled for May 2011.

    Daas is the feature debut of Adrian Panek, a television and music video filmmaker who was the second director during the shoot of Maiden Vows by Filip Bajon (KALEJDOSKOP Film Studio,www.kalejdoskop.art.pl). The film's all-star Polish cast includes Mariusz Bonaszewski, Andrzej Chyra and Olgierd Łukaszewicz in the three leading roles.

    The 18th century drama will evolves around the intoxicating power of faith, following the life of a government official and an inventor Jakub Goliński involved in a religious sect. The film is pegged to be a success in the mode of Maiden Vows directed by Filip Bajon, who is the artistic advisor for this film.

    Dass is produced by Lambros Ziotas and his company Agromedia Production with a total budget of 3.6 million PLN (EUR 907,000). The film received 3 million PLN in financing from the Polish Film Institute (www.pisf.pl). Agromedia Production is in negotiations with Best Film (www.bestfilm.com.pl) to distribute the film.

    Production information:

    Argomedia Production

    Kościuszki 55

    50-011 Wroclaw

    tel. (+48) 71 337 37 38

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    Director - Adrian Panek

    Screenwriter - Adrian Panek

    Artistic advisor - Filip Bajon

    Producer - Lambros Ziotas

    Production company - Argomedia Production

    Co-financing - Polish Film Institute


    Mariusz Bonaszewski

    Olgierd Łukaszewicz

    Andrzej Chyra

    Janusz Chabior

    Robert Gonera