Two worlds / Dwa Światy (Poland) by Maciej Adamek – 2015, 52’

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Laura is twelve years old. Her parents are deaf. Her father works as a locksmith in a nearby factory, while her mother is a housewife. The residents of their village have become accustomed to this situation and learnt how to interact with them. Whenever Laura’s parents need to go out, she becomes their guide and guardian.

Laura a dodici anni. I suoi genitori sono sordi. Suo padre lavora come fabbro in una fabbrica delle vicinanze mentre sua madre fa la casalinga. Gli abitanti del loro villaggio si sono abituati a questa situazione e hanno imparato ad interagire con loro. Ogni volta che i genitori di Laura devono uscire, lei diventa la loro guida e custode.

Laura a douze ans. Ses parents sont sourds. Son père travaille comme serrurier dans une usine voisine, tandis que sa mère est une femme au foyer. Les habitants de leur village se sont habitués à cette situation et ont appris à interagir avec eux. Chaque fois que les parents de Laura doivent sortir, elle devient leur guide et gardien.

Director and scriptwriter. Recognized documentary director. Graduated from the Polish philology at University in Gdańsk and directing at the Łódź Film School. His films was screened at few hundred film festivals where received about 60 awards (at San Francisco FF, Palm Springs FF, AFI Doc in Washington, Shanghai FF , Munich, Toronto, Moscow, Montreal FF etc.).

Regista e sceneggiatore. Regista riconosciuto. Si è laureato in filologia polacca presso l’Università di Danzica e direttore della Scuola di Cinema di Łódź. I suoi film sono stati selezionati diverse centinaia di festival cinematografici ed hanno ricevuto circa 60 premi (a San Francisco FF FF Palm Springs, AFI Doc Washington FF Shanghai, Monaco di Baviera, Toronto, Mosca, Montreal FF, ecc).

Réalisateur et scénariste. Réalisateur reconnu. Diplômé en philologie polonaise à l’Université de Gdańsk et directeur de l’école de cinéma de Łódź. Ses films ont été sélectionnés dans plusieurs centaines de festivals de cinéma où ont reçu environ 60 prix (à San Francisco FF, Palm Springs FF, AFI Doc à Washington, Shanghai FF, Munich, Toronto, Moscou, Montreal FF, etc.).