“The Fastest” wins again. The Audience Award of Tofifest went to the latest film by Lukasz Palkowski. It is “The Fastest”, which won the Golden Angel of Tofifest in the “From Poland” competition, last Saturday. The winner was selected by the audience from among all the films included in the afore-mentioned section. Therefore, it should not come as a surprise that the Audience Award went to a film from Poland, as well. More »

Strange Ones, The

Deux Inconnus · dir. Christopher Radcliff, Lauren Wolkstein
USA, France 2011, 14’


06/28, 13:00 · Baj Pomorski – hall B

06/30, 14:30 · Baj Pomorski – hall B


A Man and a Boy, trudging down a hot, deserted stretch of highway, sneak into a motel swimming pool and are soon found by a Girl who works there. While at first everything seems normal, as the Boy speaks with the Girl a strange and disturbing shift occurs, and the reality of who they really are is called into question.

Director:Christopher Radcliff, Lauren Wolkstein
Screenplay:Christopher Radcliff, Lauren Wolkstein
Music:Saunder Jurriaans, Daniel Bensi
Cinematography:Drew Innis
Editing:Christopher Radcliff, Lauren Wolkstein
Cast:David Call, Tobias Campbell, Merritt Wever
Awards:Najlepszy Film Krótkometrażowy / Best Narrative Short Film – FF Atlanta (2011); Specjalna Nagroda Jury / Special Jury Prize – Independent FF Boston (2011); Nagroda Wytwórni Focus Features za Najlepszy Film / Focus Features Best Film Award – Columbia University FF (2011)

Christopher Radcliff and Lauren Wolkstein are NYC-based filmmakers who received their MFAs from the graduate film program at Columbia University School of the Arts. Their film has played in numerous festivals around the world.