pl en

Studio Filmowe KALEJDOSKOP



Benek Blues (1999)


Bernard Dobrowolski, an enthusiastic photographer, unable to move from his bed because of a serious spinal disease. He continues his passions in his very small flat which he shares with his ill father.


  • script : Katarzyna Maciejko-Kowalczyk
  • director : Katarzyna Maciejko-Kowalczyk
  • cinematotographer : Jacek Petrycki
  • montage : Katarzyna Maciejko-KowalczykWłodzimierz Czwartosz
  • musical setting : Małgorzata Jaworska
  • sound : Jerzy Murawski
  • music : Ryszard ZawistowskiWiktor Zydroń
  • producer : Zbigniew Domagalski

time : 57 min.
year : 1999



Filmography - new


Beginning of 1945, Upper Silesia, Poland. The last days of WW2. At the just liberated areas, the Communist Security Service eliminates its enemies under the pretext of punishing “national traitors.” It organizes a labour camp for Germans, Silesians and Poles, at the site of a former Nazi concentration camp, which is named “Zgoda” / “Reconciliation”. Franek, who is in love with a Polish prisoner Anna, joins the camp crew to rescue her. He doesn't know that one of the inmates is Erwin, his German friend, who, like himself, has also loved Anna for a long time. Franek joins Communists in the illusory hope of outsmarting the system.

see more


See also: