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Figura, Belgium, Poland, 2015, 9 min, DCP, Arts and Culture, Religion, Society
Figure is a surreal tale about creating a myth, about religious kitsch, and about the desire for greatness. Who is our protagonist? The world's largest sacral miniature park resident, John Paul II made of plastic and fiberglass in a factory that usually manufactures garden gnomes and dinosaurs. Katarzyna Gondek film is a minimalist narrative without a word of dialogue or comment.
Katarzyna Gondek
Agnieszka Traczewska, Ben Vandendaele, Katarzyna Gondek
Director of photography:
Jaroslaw Piekarski
Katarzyna Gondek
Katarzyna Gondek
Katarzyna Szczerba
World Sales:
Ben Vandendaele
Studio Filmowe Largo (Production company) Szwedzka 74/4
30-315 Krakow, Poland
+48 122 694 163
+48 122 590 971
Bekke Films (Production company) Handelskaai 17 Bus 11
1000 Brussel, Belgium
RADIATOR IP Sales , Belgium
+32 477 632 746
East Silver 2015 East Silver Caravan Silver Eye Nominees
Krakow Film Festival 2015, Poland
DokumentART 2015, Germany
Szczecin European Film Festival 2015, Poland
International Documentary Film Festival of Mexico City (DocsDF) 2015, Mexico
Special mention - Festival Message to Man 2015, Russian Federation
Concorto Film Festival 2015, Italy
44. Lubuskie Lato Filmowe, Łagów, Poland
Ogólnopolskie Spotkania Filmowe KAMERALNE LATO 2015, Radom, Poland
Brest European short film festival 2015, France
Warsaw IFF 2015, Poland
Timishorts 2015, Romania
Interfilm 2015, Germany
Uppsala International short film festival 2015 - International docurama, Sweden
Kassel Dokfest 2015, Germany
Tofifest 2015, Poland
Opolskielamy Film Festival 2015, Poland
Frappa Award - Festiwal Filmów Frapujących, Gorzów Wielkopolski 2015, Poland
MULTIMEDIA HAPPY END 13. Optimistic Film Festival 2015 in Czestochowa, Poland
Sundance 2016, United States
Boulder International Film Festival 2016, United States
Mecal International Short film Festival 2016, Spain
Las Palmas International Short Film Festival 2016, Spain
Zagreb DOX 2016, Croatia

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