Nothing

Nic, 1998, 74 min.

Nothing (1998)

Awards

1999

Brussels IFF 1999
Crystal Star Award Best Actress for Anita Kuskowska-Borkowska

Denver IFF 1999
Best European Film Award

International Film Music Biennial Bonn 1999
International Prize for Film And Media Music 2nd Place for Michal Lorenc

Polish Film Award Eagle 1999
Best Director for Dorota Kedzierzawska

Polish Film Festival Gdynia 1998
Best Cinematography Award for Arthur Reinhart, Best Costume Design Award for Magdalena Biedrzycka, Critics Award and Special Jury Award for Dorota Kedzierzawska

Sochi IFF 1999
FIPRESCI Prize and Special Jury Award for Dorota Kedzierzawska

Production

Director Dorota Kedziezawska
Screenplay Dorota Kedziezawska
Cinematography Arthur Reinhart
Music Michal Lorenc
Art Direction Magdalena Kujszczyk
Producer(s) Dorota Kedziezawska, Arthur Reinhart

Cast

Hela Anita Kuskowska-Borkowska
Antoni, Hela’s Husben Janusz Panasewicz
“Witch”, Hela’s Neighbor Danuta Szaflarska
Hela’s Neighbor Violetta Arlak
Mania, Hela’s Daughter Inga Zawadzka
Kotus, Hela’s Son Adam Popielarski

Story

A mother of three is afraid of losing her husband, whom she loves, if he finds out she’s pregnant again, so she tries to conceal the fact.But every attempt to change or improve her situation fails. When she finally realizes that there is an alternative it is too late.