Competition Programme

THE EASTER CRUMBLE

Poland | 2013

Julia Kolberger

Director:
Julia Kolberger

Screenplay:
Julia Kolberger

Director of photography:
Jakub Giza

Film Editing:
Andrzej Dabrowski

Producer:
Studio Munka,
Watchout productions

Production Company:
Studio Munka

Cast:
Kinga Preis,
Roman Gancarczyk,
Pawel Krolikowski,
Marta Juras,
Aleksandra Domanska,
Richard Berkley

Duration:
30’

 

Synopsis

Urszula is preparing a traditional Easter breakfast to welcome her daughter and her new fiancé. 
When the couple arrives, the man turns out to be thirty years older than Urszula’s daughter. Easter breakfast turns into supper, while Urszula goes through the worst day of her life.

Director Biography

Julia Kolberger

Julia Kolberger

Julia Kolberger studied English language and literature, film studies, and applied linguistics in Tours and in Paris. She graduated in directing from the Polish National Film School in Łódź. She has made the following films: Mother Doesn’t Disturb Me (2005), Tell Me More (2006), Tactility (2007), The Training (2008), I won’t be here tomorrow (2010).

The Training won her the main prize at the Łodzią po Wiśle festival in 2008.

I won’t be here tomorrow, her graduation film, won a number of awards, including the Second Prize at the Kustendorf International Film Festival in Serbia, a Golden Tadpole at Camerimage 2010, a Special Prize in the Young Polish Cinema competition at the Polish Film Festival in Gdynia, the first prize at the Polish Film Festival in New York, and the third prize at the Łodzią po Wiśle festival in 2010.