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Studio Filmowe KALEJDOSKOP



Phantom (1990)


A short story about an activist of the Polish Workers' Party surprised by democratic changes in Poland. The action takes place in an empty seat of the Central Committee of the Polish Workers' Party.


  • script : Witold Iwaszkiewicz
  • director : Witold Iwaszkiewicz
  • cienmatographer : Artur Reinhart, Andrzej Czeranowski
  • montage : Agnieszka Bojanowska
  • sound : Danuta Zankowska, Spas Christow
  • producer : Piotr Śliwiński, Wojciech Szczudło

time : 9 min.
year : 1990



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.

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