Last Season

Direction
Year 
2016
Country
  • Poland 
Runtime
13min 
Audio Tracks 
Subtitles 

Economical with words, this documentary tells the story of fishermen working on cutters at the Polish coast of the Baltic Sea. Fishing using nets is hard work performed in silence as it is the best way to bear the harsh conditions in the sea. Despite the unfavourable weather, slanting rain and often modest catch, young people follow in the footsteps of their ancestors in order to arrive at the port in the pale dawn with a few cod on the deck.

Details

  • Original Title
    Ostatni sezon
  • Direction
  • Screenplay
    Sławomir Witek
  • Cinematography
    Sławomir Witek
  • Editing
    Sławomir Witek, Piotr Chomczyk
  • Sound
    Piotr Pastuszak
  • Runtime
    13 min (1-15 min.)
  • Year
    2016
  • Country
    • Poland
  • Format
    • Colour
  • Production
  • Distribution
  • Festivals
    • 23rd Hot Docs, Canada, 2016
    • Bogotá Short Film Festival BOGOshorts, Colombia, 2017
    • 16th T-Mobile New Horizons IFF, Poland, 2016
    • 24th International Film Festival Camerimage, Poland, 2016
    • World Film Festival, Estonia, 2018
    • 20th CinemAmbiente – Environmental FF, Italy, 2017
    • 34th Kassel Documentary Film and Video Festival, Germany, 2017
    • San Francisco Green FF, USA, 2017

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