Mole, The | Kret – dir. Rafael Lewandowski, 2010date: 01/08/2011, time: 17:15, place: The Big Cinema, film program: world under canvas, artistic program: films
film program: the audience poll,
PL, FR | 2010 | colour | 108 min
reż|dir Rafael Lewandowski pro|pro Marcin Wierzchosławski, Jacek Kuchnarski , Metro Films sce|sc Iwo Kardel, Rafael Lewandowski zdj|ph Piotr Rosołowski muz|mus Jerome Rebotier mon|ed Agnieszka Glińska ob|cast Borys Szyc, Marian Dziędziel, Magdalena Czerwińska, Wojciech Pszoniak, Sławomir Orzechowski dys|dis Kino Świat
Happy family life of Paweł (Borys Szyc) is suddenly destroyed by a press article about his father and his father’s business partner (Marian Dziędziel). Paweł starts his private investigation in order to find truth and exonerate his father. All traces lead to a mysterious man (Wojciech Pszoniak), who seems to know all the answers for Paweł’s questions… Mole is a feature debut of an acclaimed documentary filmmaker Rafael Lewnadowski (awarded at Cinéma du Réel and MOMA), in cooperation with Oscar-nominee cinematographer Piotr Rosołowski.
2011 PFFF in Gdynia – award in category Best Supporting Actor for Marian Dziędziel
DIRECTOR | Rafael Lewandowski (1969)
His mother was French, his father polish. In 1996 he received a degree in Directing from La Femis in Paris. After writing and directing several short films he began working on documentaries, for example Cela , A Shadowed Gaze, or Hearings. While working on these documentaries exploring the relationship between individual and collective memory, Rafael Lewandowski also worked as an interviewer for the Shoah Foundation (created by Steven Spielberg) interviewing approximately one hundred former deportees, hidden children and partisans from World War II. His films have been selected and awarded at a number of international festivals and broadcast on such channels as France 2, Planete, ARTE, TVP and others.