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The Sleeplessness of Jutka


Jutka is a rebelious seven-year-old whose world fell apart when she was closed in the Łódz ghetto. Now she wants to get her childhood back. When a monstrous Minotaur begins hunting children in her neighbourhood, she must follow the advice of her grandfather in order to escape.

CATEGORY: short film
DIRECTOR: Maria Görlich-Opyd
SCRIPTWRITER: Tessa Moult-Milewska & Maria Görlich-Opyd
BASED ON book “The Sleeplessness of Jutka” by Dorota Combryńska Nogala 
ILLUSTRATION: Joanna Rusinek
PROJECT STATUS: postproduction
FORMAT: 17 minutes
PRODUCTION: EGoFILM Ewelina Gordziejuk
CO-PRODUCTION: Paris+Hendzel Co.
CO-FINANCED BY: Polish Film Institute