In one of the provincial Polish towns, there is a small, cramped kiosk. It is visited everyday by dozens of local people both from the town and nearby villages. Watching their short conversations, we have a chance to look inside the mindset of citizens of Poland "B". The kiosk owner is Ania (35) – an independent and bold go-getter. Recently, her mother-in-law Lidka (50), who tries to start anew, helps her at the kiosk. Step by step, Ania trains Lidka so that one day she can serve customers on her own. She shows her how to use the computer and make contact with people. Along with the on-the-job training, the stories of women are being revealed and we look at the bond that is growing between them. We also learn about their secret traumas. For a year now, Lidka's husband has been in prison for domestic violence. Lidka tries to take the most of this time and, under Ania's wings, starts anew. Will Lidka find in this small, cramped kiosk a place where she can make a fresh start and lead a fear-free life? Will the two women make close friendship?
5. 2. 2020
East Doc Platform 2020: Selected projects in detail
East Doc Forum and East Doc Market projects will be an essential part of the 9th edition of East Doc Platform in Prague (March 7–13). Find all the information about the selected projects, including photos, synopsis, credits and more details.read more
28. 5. 2019
Selected projects for Ex Oriente Film 2019 revealed
We are proud to present 12 documentaries selected out of 107 submitted projects for the 17th edition of the international training programme Ex Oriente Film.read more