Call number: DVD-3394


MAJEWSKI, Janusz
Mała Matura 1947 [The Rite of Passage]
Wytwórnia Filmów Dokumentalnych i Fabularnych w Warszawie, Regionalnyi Fundusz Filmowy w Krakowie, Województwo Małopolskie, Cracovia, Polski Instytut Sztuki Filmowej, 2010; premiere 15 April 2011
Producer: Włodzimierz Niderhaus
Screenplay: Janusz Majewski
Photography: Adam Bajerski
Production design: Andrzej Haliński
Music: Tomasz Stańko

		
Ludwik Taschke 				Adam Wróblewski 
Hania Taschke, his sister		Elżbieta Trzaskoś 
Maria Taschke, his mother		Agnieszka Michalska 
Tadeusz Taschke, his father 		Artur Żmijewski 
Major Trzaska 				Wojciech Pszoniak 
The janitor Krupa			Grzegorz Warchoł 
School director				Olgierd Łukaszewicz
Halberowa				Sonia Bohosiewicz

The teachers:
Professor Matoń, the Latin teacher Marek Kondrat Professor Schlapka, the German teacher Marian Opania Professor 'Syfon', the maths teacher and class teacher Wiktor Zborowski Professor Szumska, the history teacher Dorota Segda Lieutenant, the PE instructor Piotr Grabowski Professor Podkowiński, the chemistry teacher Tomasz Dedek

The students:
Romek Szrama Antoni Królikowski Kujon Dawid Kot Tadek Mikołaj Jodliński Bodo Konrad Michalak Stefan Maciej Nawrocki Edek Wojciech Wołkłaniewski Rysiek Filip Bochenek Piotrek Adam Zduńczyk Blondyn Jakub Zwolak Góral Maciej Antoniak Witold Wojciech Orszagh Grzyb Piotr Bosiacki Nicolas 'Cyganek' Nicolas Kusiak

Other characters:
Marek Kuliński Maurycy Popiel Marek's girlfriend Anna Maria Marylska Aunt Jadwiga Marta Klubowicz Uncle, Jadwiga's husband Krzysztof Janczar Zosia, Aunt Jadwiga's daughter Zuzanna Rosa Lesio, Aunt Jadwiga's son Jakub Miarczyński The Jewish woman Dana Przedrzymirska Adrianna Biedrzyńska Soviet officer Konstantin Karno Senior police officer Andrzej Kotkowski Constable Przemysław Bluszcz Halber Krzysztof Kalczyński Maid in Halber's house Dagmara Bąk Bogdan Rosenfeld Eryk Kulm Railwayman at rally Włodzimierz Chrenkoff Stanisław Mikołajczyk Stanisław Sikora MO Corporal Arkadiusz Detmer Policeman on duty Grzegorz Woźniak MO Secretary Elżbieta Sikorska Old Woman, Iza's neighbour Ewa Worytkiewicz Railwayman at Iza's Dan Sumikowski The prostitute Iza Elżbieta Słoboda Girls Sonia Bąk, Anna Terpiłowska Students Rafał Szumera, Miron Jagniewski Civilian Stanisław Banaś Policeman Maciej Jackowski Prosecutor Krzysztof Dracz Judge Janusz Rafał Nowicki UB Constable Cezary Krajewski

109 minutes
In Polish with optional English subtitles
DVD
Region code 2
Aspect ratio 1.78:1, 16:9
Languages Optional English subtitles
Features Play film with director commentary, in Polish without subtitles
Trailer
Interviews:
1] With the actor Antoni Królikowski, 1 minute, 37 seconds, in Polish without subtitles
2] With the actor Adam Wróblewski, 1 minute, 35 seconds, in Polish without subtitles
3] With the director, Janusz Majewski, 3 minutes, 21 seconds, in Polish without subtitles
4] With the actress Sonia Bohosiewicz, 1 minute, 37 seconds, in Polish without subtitles

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