Scene from the film American Dream
Scene from the film American Dream
Scene from the film American Dream
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American Dream

  • Poland
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Unemployment is high and a number of residents have left. And here, in this town, Szymon, a teenager with no future prospects, decides to fulfil his towering dream. He wants to become an American wrestler. Will his American dream come true?


  • Original Title
    Amerykański sen
  • Direction
  • Screenplay
    Marek Skrzecz
  • Cast
    Szymon Siwiec
  • Cinematography
    Kacper Sędzielewski, Damian Kocur
  • Editing
    Marcin Piatkowski, Maciej Sosnowski
  • Music
  • Sound
    Justyna Musialska
  • Runtime
    26 min (16-30 min.)
  • Year
  • Country
    • Poland
  • Format
    • Colour
  • Production
  • Distribution
  • Festivals
    • 33rd Warsaw Film Festival, Poland, 2017
    • Cellu l'Art Polish Shorts Day 2018, Austria, 2018
    • VIS Vienna Shorts 2019, Austria, 2019
    • Motovun Film Festival, Croatia, 2019
    • GZDOC 2017, China, 2017
    • 16th Gdansk DocFilm Festival, Poland, 2018
    • Odense FF, Denmark, 2018
  • Awards
    • 33rd Warsaw Film Festival, Poland, 2017 (Audience Award) is powered by Doc Alliance, a creative partnership of 7 key European documentary film festivals. Our aim is to advance the documentary genre, support its diversity and promote quality creative documentary films.

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