film type documentary film Production Country Germany, Poland production year 2017 runtime 22'00
screening format DCP aspect ratio 1.33:1 (4:3) sound format Dolby SR languages Hebräisch Subtitles Englisch

A group of ladies prepare for an event. Stand straight! Stop! Smile! - commands the choreographer. Tension and nervousness are in the air. The nerves will be calmed neither by a fancy limo, nor by a room full of a chic yet bored audience. Welcome to a beauty pageant, the pre-selection to which took place 80 years ago.


Official Trailer: https://vimeo.com/206374819

director Michalina Musielak Schnitt / Editing Irena Siedlar Bildgestaltung / DOP Beata Rakoczy Produktion / Production Karolina Galuba, FURIA Film Drehbuch / Script Monika Dembinska Tongestaltung / Sound Design Anna Rok
2017 Berlinale - Internationale Filmfestspiele Berlin, Germany
2017 Kraków Film Festival, Poland
2017 Sarajevo Film Festival, Bosnia and Herzegovina
2017 Uppsala International Short Film Festival, Sweden
2017 Tirana International Film Festival, Albania
2017 Warsaw International Film Festival, Poland
  • FuriaFilm
  • Karolina Galuba
  • http://www.furiafilm.pl
  • Justyna Koronkiewocz
  • +48 535 547355

Michalina Musielak

Is a young director with a degree from the Art Academy in Warsaw;
as a scholar of the Jewish Museum in Warsaw she made films about Poles in Israel;
within the Polska DOC and Remapping Europe programmes she made films about Jews in Poland

2012 Matka Polka
2014 Trzy glosy
2015 Miasto wspólna sprawa