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A Film by Mateusz Buława

Synopsis

UNEXPECTED
At the beginning there are only white and black spots. The feeling of uncertainty is clearly present. The heaviness in the air brings shadows which are forming strange objects. With time they will transform into a person.

Director

  • Picture of Mateusz Buława © Marta Skiba

    Mateusz Buława

    Independent director of short documentary movies. Director of photography for short films. Co-founder of the Apofi film collective. As a teenager, he realized his first films in the BKF Newsreel, his artistic supervisors were Maciej Cuske and Marcin Sauter. Graduate “Film kindergarten” programm in Wajda School. One of the authors of the Polish documentary edition of the project "World from dawn till dusk". Winner of several awards at international and national film festivals. His movies were screened at Camerimage Film Festival, IFF Tofifest, IFF Manheim, Krakow Film Festival, IFF Zubroffka Lubuskie Film Summer, International Documentary Film Festival Okiem Młodych and many others. Holder of the Marshal of the Kuyavian-Pomeranian Voivodeship and Mayor of the City of Bydgoszcz scholarships.

Awards + Festivals

  • *MAIN AWARD*
    30th Wielkopolskie Porównania Filmowe - Warsztat (Official Selection, Polish Premiere, Poznań, Poland)April 7, 2018
  • *1st PLACE*
    15th Konfrontacje Amatorskiej Twórczości Artystycznej Regionu (Official Selection, Toruń, Poland)May 16, 2018
  • 14th Ogień w głowie (Official Selection, Zgierz, Poland) June 30, 2018
  • *NOMINATION*
    47th Film Summer (Official Selection, Łagów, Poland) July 1, 2018
  • *NOMINATION*
    35th Up to 21 Film Festival (Official Selection, Warszawa, Poland) September 22, 2018
  • *NOMINATION*
    16th Happy End Film Festival (Official Selection, Wrocław, Poland) October 20, 2018
  • 16th TOFIFEST Int’l Film Festival (Program, Toruń, Poland) October 28, 2018
  • *NOMINATION*
    26th Camerimage Int’l Film Festival (Official selection, Bydgoszcz, Poland) November 17, 2018
  • *2nd PLACE*
    9th Amateur Reportage Film Festival (Official Selection, Warszawa, Poland) November 30, 2018
  • *2nd PLACE*
    12th Łapy Film Festival (Official Selection, Łapy, Poland) December 1, 2018
  • *BEST DOCUMENTARY*
    7th FRESH FORM FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Warszawa, Poland)March 15, 2019
  • 2nd BEYOND EARTH FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India)March 23, 2019
  • HYPERWAVE FILM AWARDS - SPRING SEASON (Finalist, Carson, CA, USA)May 17, 2019
  • 4th NEAR NAZARETH FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Afula, Israel)June 3, 2019
  • *2nd PLACE*
    5th LIVE UNDER SPECIAL SUPERVISION FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Herby, Poland)June 7, 2019
  • 3rd THE BUDDHA INT'L FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Pune, Maharashtra, India)June 9, 2019
  • 1st NORTHEAST MOUNTAIN FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Dillard, Georgia, USA)June 14, 2019
  • *BEST SOUND*
    11th INTERNATIONAL AMATEUR FILM FESTIVAL KLAPS (Official Selection, Bydgoszcz Poland)June 14, 2019
  • 3rd MARACAY INTERNATIONAL FILM & VIDEO FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Maracay, Venezuela)June 23, 2019
  • 2nd HONG KONG FILM ART INT'L FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Kwai Chung, Hong Kong)July 6, 2019
  • 26th OPENEYES FILMFEST MARBURG (Official Selection, Marburg, Germany)July 24, 2019
  • 23rd AVANCA FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Avanca, Portugal)July 24, 2019
  • 2nd SATURNIA FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Manciano, Italy)August 1, 2019
  • 20th LUCANIA FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Pisticci, Italy)August 7, 2019

Trailer

Crew

Director
Mateusz Buława
Screenplay
Mateusz Buława, Monika Dróżdż
Producer
Mateusz Buława, Piotr Gryfinowicz
Director of Photography
Mateusz Buława, Monika Dróżdż
Sound
Apofi
Editor
Mateusz Buława
Sound Design
Mateusz Buława
Music
Fronda

Details

Running Time
08:49 min
Shooting Format
Digital Full HD
Screening Format
DCP, BluRay, DVD, .mov, mp4 (HD)
Aspect Ratio
1:2.35
Sound
Stereo
Website

Contact

FILM FESTIVAL AGENCY

Markus Kaatsch
aug&ohr medien
Riemannstr. 21
10961 Berlin, Germany

+49 (0)30 61620068

film@augohr.de
www.augohr.de

DIRECTOR

Mateusz Buława

+48 692 694 271

mati.bulawa@gmail.com
vimeo.com/mbulawa
www.facebook.com/mati.bulawa

PRODUCTION COMPANY

Apofi
ul. Marcinkowskiego 12-14
85-056 Bydgoszcz, Poland

apofistudio@gmail.com

+48503929937