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Synopsis: 8-year-old Staś tries to console his mother after the difficult experiences that had happend to his family. When all his attempts are unsuccessful, the boy comes across a photo that prompts him to act. He hopes the last attempt will make his mother smile again.


Silent film

Run Time

6 minutes


Maksymilian Zieliński (Boy)
Sebastian Słomiński (Father)
Elżbieta Krawczyk (Mother)

Directed by

Mateusz Leszek

Written by

Mateusz Leszek

Produced by

Ewelina Dunowska

Edited by

Mirosław Stanek


Dominik Brendan


Ewelina Dunowska

Director's Statement

It is a film about a loss that nothing can fulfill, but also about love and people who help us survive in these difficult times. I decided that this is an important topic that affects many of us. In this story, I wanted to focus on the importance of supporting our loved ones when we ourselves are in pain. I chose a child hero for this because I thought he would give this difficult subject a bit of lightness and distance.

Director's Bio

Mateusz Leszek, born on December 6, 1990. He began his film adventure with acting, and finally ended up on the other side of the camera. A graduate of the directing department of the Warsaw Film School. Winner of the 3rd prize in the competition of the “Legalna Kultura” foundation in Gdynia and the finalist of the “Papaya Young Directors” competition. He is currently working on first feature debut.

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