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SUMMER SOLSTICE

by Michal Rogalski

synopsis

Poland, 1943. When love, friendship, and fate connect a simple Polish country boy, the daughter of a local farmer, a young German soldier, and a Jewish girl from Warsaw. Guido, Romek, Franka and Bunia, all come across something that both threatens and provides an escape from their harsh reality: love. The ill-fated and unlikely connection of these four, in the context of a horrific war, leads to a series of tragedies. Will they be able to hold on to their dreams while facing the horrors of their time and the uncertainty of their future?

international title: Summer Solstice
original title: Letnie przesilenie
country: Poland, Germany
sales agent: Wide Management
year: 2015
genre: fiction
directed by: Michal Rogalski
film run: 100'
release date: DE 22/10/2015
screenplay: Michal Rogalski
cast: Filip Piotrowicz, Jonas Nay, Urszula Bogucka, Maria Semotiuk
cinematography by: Jerzy Zielinski
film editing: Milenia Fiedler
producer: Ewa Borgunska, René Frotscher, Thomas Jeschner, Maciej Strzembosz, Eva-Marie Martens
production: Prasa I Film, Mafilm Martens Film- und Fernsehproduktions GmbH, Rundfunk Berlin-Brandenburg - RBB, Synchron- & Tonstudio Leipzig, Sunday Filmproduktion
distributor: Farbfilm Verleih GmbH
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