written & directed by Maciej Adamek director of photography Tomasz Michałowski music by Andrzej Izdebski production design by Joanna Białousz-Milczarek costume design by Magdalena Kowalska editing by Sławomir Goździk sound by Mariusz Bielecki, Kamil Sajewicz production manager Jakub Kosma castMaciej Łagodziński (Adam), Karolina Gorczyca (Ewa), Antoni Pawlicki (Przemek), Andrzej Chyra (Adam’s father), Stanisława Celińska (Adam’ grandmother), Aleksandra Konieczna (Adam’s mother), Władysław Kowalski (photographer), Krzysztof Kiersznowski (Roman), Beata Kawka (Zofia), Marek Litewka (Kazimierz) produced by Koncept Media Radek Styś, Krasińskiego 42/17, 01-779 Warsaw, e-mail email@example.com; Busse & Halberschmidt Filmproduktion (Germany), Inforg Studio (Węgry) co-produced by mastershot.pl, Andrzej Wajda Master School of Film Directing executive producer Radek Styś co-producers Marcelo Busse, Markus Halberschmidt, Bartosz Malina, Andras Muhi, Katarzyna Ślesicka, Paweł Witecki co-financing Polish Film Institute; NRW; MMK distributibution TBC world sales TBC
35 mm, 1:1,85, colour, Dolby Digital, 82′
Poland – Germany – Hungary 2012
The Photograph tells the story of 17-year-old Adam who discovers an old picture of his mother with a strange man and tries to find out who his real father is. This is also a story about first love, infidelity and encounter with death.
Born in 1968. Director and scriptwriter. Recognized documentary director. Graduated from the Polish philology at University in Gdańsk and directing at the Łódź Film School. Author of seven awarded in Poland and abroad documentaries. Since 2001 Member of an European Film Academy. Laureate of Hartley-Merrill, Polish Edition 1st Prize for The Photograph script. The Photograph is his feature film debut.