Twist of Fate


2007, 112 minutes





Director: Jerzy Stuhr

Screenplay: Jerzy Stuhr

Cinematographer: Bartosz Prokopowicz

Music: Paweł Szymański

Producers: Juliusz Machulski

Principal Cast: Kamil Maćkowiak, Karolina Gorczyca, Jan Frycz, Aleksandra Konieczna, Maciej Stuhr, Jerzy Stuhr


This gripping film spans the moral attitudes of two generations and their complex entanglements. A former secret police officer under Polish Socialism faces the consequences of his past actions. Meanwhile, Bartek, a student who makes a career from lying and cheating, finds a briefcase and a coat containing a mobile phone on a train. When the phone begins to ring, Bartek doesn’t hesitate to answer it, setting off a shocking series of events that changes the characters’ lives forever.


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