98 kg / 98 kg
Izabela PlucińskaPoland / 2021 / 5' 0''
Tuesday, 07. 06.,
Cinema SC, 20:00 h
Friday, 10. 06.,
Theatre &TD, 18:30 h
The theme of the film 98 kg centers on domestic violence. The main character is a woman abused by her husband. We watch a form of toxic relationship in which the characters are endlessly trapped. 98 kg symbolizes the heavy weight of a set of barbells, as well as that of the husband.
Izabela Plucińska was born in Poland and is now living in Germany. She studied fine arts and film as an undergraduate and completed her PhD in the field of animation at the National Film School in Lodz. Plucińska has some fifteen films to her credit, including Jam Session (2005), which won a Silver Bear at the Berlin International Film Festival, Esterhazy (2009), Sexy Laundry (2015), and Portrait of Suzanne (2019). Currently she is teaching at the Academy of Art in Szczecin Poland while being busily working at her own production company, ClayTraces Berlin.
categoriesGRAND COMPETITION - SHORT FILM 2