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In Desert and Wilderness

Original title: W pustyni i w puszczy
Poland, 2001

Director: Hood, Gavin
Production company: Waldermar Dziki Filmproduction
Co-producers: Vision Film Production, Telewizja Polsat SA
Age recommendation: 10 years and up

A Polish teenager and his English girlfriend are kidnapped by the rebels during the Mahdi uprising (1883-85). They succeed to escape together with some young black slaves. The white and the black teenagers become friends and together they manage to survive in the African wilderness.

Monumental adaption of Henryk Sienkiewicz's novel, giant box office success in Poland.

Chemnitz 2001, Sandnes 2001, Olympia 2001, Chicago 2002 (awarded), Vilnius 2004

World sales address/es:
Vision (PL)
Adyton (PL)