Is Lucyna a Girl?

Date
Hour
Place
29/07
10:00
THE SMALL CINEMA


Czy Lucyna to dziewczyna?
reż|dir Juliusz Gardan | PL | 1934 | 80 min
prod|pro Stanisław Szebego scen|wr Konrad Tom zdj|ph Zbigniew Gniazdowski muz|mus Henryk Wars ob|cast Jadwiga Smosarska, Eugeniusz Bodo, Mieczysława Ćwiklińska, Władysław Grabowski, Zygmunt Chmielewski dys|dis FINA

DESCRIPTION

After returning from foreign studies, she wants to be an engineer in her father’s factory. The owner does not share her point of view and refuses. Lucyna finds another solution. She’s employed in disguise as Julian Kwiatkowski and begin working in a team of young, extremely handsome engineer Stefan. Professional issues mix with private life, fortunately confusion of threads and identity finds a happy ending.

The screening is made possible by courtesy of the National Film Archive – Audiovisual Institute (FINA).

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DIRECTOR
Juliusz Gardan alias Juliusz Gradstein (1901-1944) Actor, director and screenwriter of interwar period in Poland. He studied French Studies and Law at the University of Warsaw. In the 1930s he cooperated with several film studios, unfortunately his career development was cancelled by the outbreak of World War II. In 1939 he documented the defense of Warsaw.

FILMOGRAPHY
1937 Halka
1937 Pani minister tańczy|Twin Sister
1936 Trędowata|Leper
1934 Czy Lucyna to dziewczyna?|Is Lucyna a Girl?
1933 Wyrok życia|Life Sentence

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Projekt i realizacja: Tomasz Żewłakow