Bilet do Kina (A Ticket to the Cinema) (Poland, 8 min 14 sec)
Directed by: Agnieszka Wanicka
Written by: Agnieszka Wanicka
Cast: Cast: Kamila Janik, Dawid Tas Crew: Cinematography: Sebastian Strama Set design: Anna Durczok Sound: Bartek Grzybkowski Editing: Robert Maciejuk Written, directed and produced by Agnieszka Wanicka
“A Ticket to the Cinema” was made as a student film at the Warsaw Film School (Warsaw, Poland). As a film about the fantastic power of cinema, it was inspired by the beautiful, final scene of Charlie Chaplin’s “City Lights”. It was realized as an independent production by the artists from Krakow (Poland).
“A Ticket to the Cinema” has already won awards in San Diego (USA) within the Best Short Competition (Award of Merit), in Las Vegas (USA) at the II Polish Short Film Festival, XIV AOF MEGAFEST, Las Vegas 2018 (Best Love Story) and in Manchester (UK) at the KinoFilm International Short Film Festival (Best Newcomer).
Interview:Agnieszka Wanicka, a director and screenwriter of the film holds a degree in Theatre Studies from the Jagiellonian University (Krakow, Poland). Winner of the first prize in the “Trzy Korony” (2016) screenwriting competition, she is currently working on her graduation film at the Warsaw Film School.
She is the author of several books about 19th-century theatre and she lectures on the history of Polish theatre, the art of acting, and theatre photography.