About the film
Release Date: April 16, 1979
|Production Companies||:||Film Polski, Film Polski|
|Writers||:||Pavel Hajný, Wojciech Marczewski, Emil Zegadlowicz|
Set before the first World War in part of Poland under Austrian occupation, the story of a young boy in primary school who later grows up to become a rebellious, poetic-minded teen in the same school when the national movement toward liberation is under way. The story of a country where church and state work together to suppress the human spirit.