A call for entries for 21st Tofifest. Kujawy Pomorze Region IFF is now officially announced. This year marks the 21th edition of the Tofifest. Kujawy Pomorze Region International Film Festival. Come to Toruń to spend the five days from 27th June to 2nd July 2023 and enjoy this celebration of cinema. More »

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Trees

Drzewa · dir. Grzegorz Królikiewicz
Poland 1995, 85’

Screenings

06/26, 10:30 · Baj Pomorski – hall A

Trailer

Eva is 40 years old and pregnant. She has a professional career as a biologist. In her home laboratory, she carries out drastic experiments on plants, which not only experience physical pain she inflicts on them, but seem to be mentally susceptible to the fear she has programmed them to feel. One day, a man is killed by a fallen tree.  This happens again and the word on the street is that trees want to kill.  Eva’s husband makes the city officials cut down “all the rotten trees” in the vicinity...

Director:Grzegorz Królikiewicz
Screenplay:Jerzy Jankowski, Grzegorz Królikiewicz
Music:Andrzej Panufnik, Jean C. Roche, Pierre Huguet
Cinematography:Stefan Pindelski
Editing:Halina Nawrocka, Waldemar Ostanówko
Cast:Ewa Kasprzyk, Paweł Wawrzecki, Maria Klejdysz, Piotr Korczarowski, Franciszek Trzeciak, Leon Niemczyk