Ela - Sketches on a Departure

Ela lives in a small provincial town in Poland. Her daily life is stuck in a routine, balancing work and family. But Ela has a dream: Like many young Polish people, Ela, too, wants to escape the tristesse of the council housing estate and move West, into a better life.

2017, Zweitjahresfilm (F2), feature film

Crew

camera:
Marco Mueller
editor:
Anna-Lena Engelhardt
production:
Simon Stein
director:
Oliver A. Kusio
production design:
Fanny Welz
sound:
Azadeh Zandieh

Cast

main cast:
Björn Heienbrock
main cast:
Karolina Porcari
main cast:
Karolina Romuk-Wodoracka
main cast:
Bartosz Sak
main cast:
Mikołaj Trzybiński

Festivals

International Festival of Documentary and Short Film of Bilbao ZINEBI

Prizes