WRITTEN IN INK

Poland | 2011
Martin Rath
Programme date: 17.12.2012
Programme time: 21.00
Synopsis

Written in Ink is a documentary about hope - a poignant story of a man trying to regain contact with his sister after 14 years of silence. But can one change what has already been written in ink?

Awards:
2011 Abu Dhabi Film Festval - Black Pearl Award - Best Short Documentary
2011 19th Santago de Chile Short Film Festval - Second Prize - Best Internatonal Documentary
2012 Harlem Int’l Film Festival - Best Short Shorts Award

Director Biography
Martin Rath

Martin Rath spent his childhood in East Berlin. After getting expelled from school he worked as a life-guard at the local swimming pool. After saving several lives, Martin attended Edinburgh College of Art before holding several jobs including positions at the Edinburgh Road Services and the Department of Psychiatry at the Edinburgh Royal Infirmary. After longer spells as furniture mover in Norway and carpenter in Iceland, Martin started studying Directing at the National Polish Film School in Lodz. Written in Ink is his first documentary.

Genre:
Documentary

Director:
Martin Rath

Screenplay:
Martin Rath

Director of photography:
Yori Fabian

Film Editing:
Boguslawa Furga

Film School:
The Polish National Film School (PWSFTviT) in Lodz

Producers:
Marcin Malatynski

Cast:
Janusz Czech

Duration:
11`