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Walesa : Man of Hope
Release Date: September 05, 2013
|Production Companies||:||Akson Studio, Canal+ Polska, TVP|
How was it possible that a single man influenced contemporary world so significantly? This film is an attempt to capture the phenomenon of a common man’s metamorphosis into a charismatic leader — an attempt to see how a Gdansk shipyard electrician fighting for workers’ rights awakened a hidden desire for freedom in millions of people.