MUNK STUDIO | Hamster, The | Chomik – dir. Bartek Ignaciuk, 2011

date: 01/08/2012 time: 16:00 place: Allianz Cinema film program: in the short run artistic program: films

PL | 2011 | 30 min
reż|dir Bartek Ignaciuk pro|pro Eliza Oczkowska scen|wr Bartek Ignaciuk zdj|ph Marek Sanak muz|mus  Jan Komar mon|ed Wojciech Włodarski ob|cast Marcin Perchuć, Paweł Wilcak, Magda Celówna, Czesław Bogdański, Magdalena Różdżka dys|dis SFP

When He tumbles out of the window, Hamster sets an avalanche of minor catastrophes in motion. It turns out that the small, local community is incapable of finding either a common language or a single set of values. The innocent are the ones who pay price for this failure.

Bartek Ignaciuk (1972)
He is a graduate of the Academy of Fine Arts In Gdansk. He has been directing commercials since 2003, as one half of the ChukChuk duo, which was selected for the Saatchi&Saatchi New Directors Showcase Cannes 2003. Since 2007, he has also been working solo. In 2009 , he directed  the first seven episodes of “Usta Usta”, the Polish version of the British TV series “Cold Feet”. His music video for “Hide and Seek”, by the famous rock vocalist, Kora, took the Best Music Video award at the Plus Camerimage Festival 2010.