The First Day

Pierwszy dzien, 2007, 20 min.

The First Day (2007)

Awards

2007
47th Krakow Film Festival

The National Competition Students Jury Award

2007
5th DOCLISBOA

Johnnie Walker prize for best short documentary film

2007
XI International Film Festival “Off Cinema 2007”

“The Golden Castle” Award

2007
12th Siena International Short film Festival

Special Mention of the Jury

2007
19th Polish Film Festival in America

Main Prize in the Documentary Film Category

Production

Director Marcin Sauter
Screenplay Marcin Sauter
Cinematography Marcin Sauter
Music Tomasz Gwincinski
Producer(s) Krzysztof Kopczynski

Story

This is the story about one of the most important moments in everybody‘s life. About the first border young people have to cross to become adults. In the case of this film it’s a few children from the tundra who are moved to the urban environment.