A Few Things I'd Like to Tell You
Poland, 2023, 37 min
Directed by: Mateusz Góra, Kamil Wilk
Cinematography by: Jan Wójcicki, Szymon Głowacki, Paweł Kocan
Production: Maciej Ślesicki / Warsaw Film School
Editing: Mateusz Góra, Kamil Wilk
Selected festivals and awards: 2023 – Millennium Docs Against Gravity: World Premiere
Being ashamed of your identity in Poland has its consequences on many LGBTQ+ people in the country. Kamil and Mateusz have an honest conversation about their identity which unexpectedly becomes a reason to explore a completely different world. “A Few Things I'd Like to Tell You” is an intimate image of two men relationship where they both support each other. Will this change backed by a professional performer help them escape their problems?
Don’t Rain on Our Parade
Poland, 2023, 65 min
Directed by: Nina Krawczak, Misia Joachim
Cinematography by: Joanna Kakitek
Production: Mateusz Bzówka / Bulletproof Warsaw
Selected festivals and awards: 2023 – MDAG Warsaw: Polish Premiere
Every June, Warsaw is taken over by thousands, if not tens of thousands of people. The magical crowd takes the streets, sidewalks, squares and parks. In the capital of the most homophobic country of the European Union, the Equality Parade has been held for over 20 years – an event from the community, for the community, giving visibility and "breath" for the next year to the entire community of excluded and discriminated people. What motivates activists to act? What makes Warsaw gain the status of an enclave of freedom and equality for this one day? And is it really an enclave for everyone?