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Republic of Children, The

English title: Republic of Children, The
Original title: Republika dzieci
German title: Republic of Children, The *
Poland, 2020

Director: Kolski, Jan-Jakub
Production company: Wytwórnia Doswiadczalna
Co-producers: Telewizja Polska (TVP), Centrum Technologii Audiowizualnych, Cinelight, Centrala Film
Age recommendation: 7 years and up
Length: 134 min.
Film genre: Feature film

A group of figures escapes the paintings of famous painters Jacek Malczewski, Józef Mehoffer and Witold Wojtkiewicz. A huge hydroelectric power station is about to start operating nearby. When this happens, water will cover thousands of hectares of land. Meanwhile, a group of fugitives sets off from the children’s home located in the town which is to be flooded. The children disagree with the decisions of adults and don’t want to be separated forever.

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Telewizja Polska (PL)