Play With Me/Aria Diva
Saturday, November 17, 2012 from 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM (EST)
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Play with Me (Zagraj ze mną)
Dir. Rafał Skalski
2010, 30 minutes
This film is about Hania and Paweł, a young married couple going through their first serious crisis. They run from their problems; Hania becomes enthralled by a video game in which she creates Lucjan – the perfect man. One day Lucjan comes to life and moves in with Hania and Paweł... A story about escaping into the most selfish of fantasies.
View trailer: http://vimeo.com/29311657
Dir. Agnieszka Smoczyńska
2006, 38 minutes
Thirty-year-old Basia runs her household and raises her two sons together with her loving husband. It seems to her that she leads a settled life and has everything she needs to be happy. It is apparently so until the moment an opera diva moves into an apartment above hers and starts to seduce Basia with her voice.
When & Where
Polish Filmmakers NYC
Polish Filmmakers NYC is devoted to bringing the best in Polish cinema past and present to New York City audiences. Since 2012, the organization has hosted regular and special screenings, including the New York premiere of Andrej Wadja's Walesa: Man of Hope and our annual Polish Women in Film series.
The 2014 Polish Women in Film Series: New Voices, Ancient Echoes will be held from November 7th to 9th at the Tribeca Film Center. It will kick off with an invitation-only opening night at the Museum of Modern Art on November 6th.