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DARK, ALMOST NIGHT

by Borys Lankosz

synopsis

When Walbrzych experiences a series of mysterious child kidnappings, Alicja Tabor, a journalist, shows up in town. After years of absence the tenacious reporter returns home to meet the families of the missing children and solve a mystery which puzzles even the police. During her private investigation, Alicja quite unexpectedly picks up a trail of dramatic events which started decades earlier. In her quest for truth, the journalist faces a new threat as well as the one she had been running away from here entire adult life – the shocking secrets of her family and her own childhood. As the story progresses, the dark criminal scheme binds everything together: the child disappearances, the war-tainted past, the legend of a lost treasure and even Alicja’s fate, who during her journey faces pure evil, but also finds allies standing on the side of good.

international title: Dark, Almost Night
original title: Ciemno, prawie noc
country: Poland
sales agent: Picture Tree International
year: 2019
genre: fiction
directed by: Borys Lankosz
release date: PL 22/03/2019
screenplay: Borys Lankosz, Magdalena Lankosz
cast: Magdalena Cielecka, Marcin Dorociński, Agata Buzek, Aleksandra Konieczna, Dawid Ogrodnik, Jerzy Trela, Dorota Kolak, Piotr Fronczewski
cinematography by: Marcin Koszalka
art director: Jagna Dobesz, Katarzyna Filimoniuk
costumes designer: Magdalena Biedrzycka, Agata Culak
music: Marcin Stańczyk
producer: Leszek Bodzak, Aneta Cebula-Hickinbotham
co-producer: Piotr Walter
production: Aurum Film, DI Factory, Dreamsound
distributor: Kino Świat
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