Poland 2016, 16 min, Polish, Hebrew & English subtitles
The town of Aleksandrow Kujawski was once on the border between the Prussian and Russian empires. Today, its residents are all Polish; So Polish, in fact, that they find no choice but to hold a patriotism contest, where the local mayor, priest, and poetess, select the Patriot of the Year.
Shorts: The National AnthemFri 12.05 10:00 Cinemateque 2 Filmmaker Present
Shorts: The National AnthemSat 13.05 11:45 Cinemateque 2 Filmmaker Present
Production: Ewa Jastrzebska
Production Company: Munk Studio - Polish Filmmakers Association
Cinematography: Pawel Chorzepa
Director, editor, reporter and photojournalist Agnieszka Elbanowska is a graduate of the University of Warsaw, Roma Tre University and the Wajda School and is currently working on her Ph.D. at the Łódź Film School.Her most recent film, A member of the Polish Filmmakers Association.