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HYENA

by Grzegorz Lewandowski

synopsis

In a village in Silesia, a young boy experiences the passage from fear to maturity. Orphaned by his father, he will face the (real or imagined?) threats besieging the village, manifested by the figure of a mysterious, murderous "hyena" or a man with a horrendously disfigured face running from his past.

international title: Hyena
original title: Hiena
country: Poland
year: 2006
genre: fiction
directed by: Grzegorz Lewandowski
film run: 89'
screenplay: Grzegorz Lewandowski
cast: Borys Szyc, Magdalena Kumorek, Krzysztof Dracz, Jakub Romanowski
cinematography by: Arkadiusz Tomiak
film editing: Andrzej Tomczak
art director: Marek Zawierucha, Sebastian Gomułka
music: Grzegorz Kazmierczak
production: Skorpion Art Film (PL)