On Sunday, the political thriller 80 milionów (80 Milion), by director Waldemar Krzystek, starts the night. It follows a group of Solidarity activists in 1981 as they plan to steal $80 million from a bank before the government imposes martial law and the account is seized. In Lek wysokoáci (Fear of Falling), Bartosz Konpka's family drama, a man attempts to reconcile with his elderly father once the older man is unexpectedly admitted to a psychiatric hospital.
Other films in the festival include Mitia Okorn's romantic comedy Listy do M (Letters to Santa) and Jan Komasa's dark thriller Sala samobójców (Suicide Room) — can you guess the plot?
All of the films have English subtitles. Various screening times. October 31 through November 4. AMC 30 Studio, 2949 Dunvale.
Sat., Nov. 3, 6 p.m., 2012