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Year of Production 2022


English title: Aphonia
Original title: Afonia
Poland, 2022, 12 min.

Director: Marta Z. Nowak
Production company:
Krzysztof Kieslowski Film School
at the University of Silesia
sw. Pawla 3 St.
40-008 Katowice
Phone:. +48 32 359 24 01

Age recommendation: 12 years and up
Film genre: Documentary

The daily routine of a boarding school for deaf children is disturbed by the arrival of a new student. He cannot sign, he does not speak, and feels alienated. A deaf girl helps him find his way into the new world. Their special friendship will soon be put to the test.

Tallinn Black Nights FF 2022
POFF Shorts 2022
Glasgow Short FF 2023
Palm Springs International ShortFest 2023
Tirana International FF 2023
LUCAS International Festival for Young Lovers 2023 (awarded)
DTLA FF 2023

AFONIA | re?. Marta Z. Nowak