Popieluszko. Freedom Is Within Us

Popieluszko. Wolnosc jest w nas, 2008, 150 min.

Popieluszko. Freedom Is Within Us (2008)

Production

Director Rafal Wieczynski
Screenplay Rafal Wieczynski
Cinematography Grzegorz Kedzierski
Music Pawel Sydor
Art Direction Andrzej Kowalczyk
Producer(s) Julia Swierszcz-Wieczynska

Cast

Father Jerzy Popieluszko Adam Woronowicz
Father Teofil Bogucki Marek Frackowiak
Ireneusz Zbigniew Zamachowski
Piotr Radoslaw Pazura
Ewa Joanna Szczepkowska
Maja Maja Komorowska
Janina Marta Lipska
Physics Professor Wladyslaw Kowalski
Professor Jan Englert
Chancellor Krzysztof Kolberger

Story

An epic tale about life and a martyr’s death of Priest Jerzy Popieluszko, a hero from the times of Solidarity murdered by communist police. His life is presented against the background of dramatic events from the beginning of the ’80s which resulted in the fall of the Iron Curtain in 1989.