The film has been made upon the author’s earlier reports, which had been created since 2000. The earliest of them is a record of an elderly German’s visit to his family home abandoned by his family in 1945. Another one shows a German fisher’s son telling of moving back to his home town in his old years. He had been living there in his childhood and the town has a Polish name today. There is also a pastor, a pastor’s son who finds his own baptismal fond in a town which he calls “meine not meine”. And a German woman who, as a child, served in a Jewish house in postwar Szczecin. “Lord cast Cain East of Eden”, as Book of Genesis says. Somewhere in the border of cultures there lurks evil and there is a potential possibility of choosing the good.

Directed by: Grzegorz Fedorowski
Grzegorz Fedorowski
Director of photography:
Marcin Przylecki

5.00 P.M. – 6.00 P.M.
Memory and Film. Discussion
Grzegorz Fedorowski, Sławomir Iwasiów, Szymon Piotr Kubiak, Mirosław Salski

The National Museum in Szczecin, 3 Wały Chrobrego St.
March 22nd 2017 | Wednesday | 4.00 P.M. – 5.00 P.M.