Zjednoczone Stany Miłości (United States of Love), a film directed by Tomasz Wasilewski and co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, was released theatrically in the Netherlands on March 2.
Zjednoczone Stany Miłości (United States of Love), a film directed by Tomasz Wasilewski and co-financed by the Polish Film Institute, was released theatrically in the Netherlands on March 2. Distribution is handled by Contact Film.
Early 1990. Although the country is now free, the spirit of the previous era is still present. Four seemingly happy women of different ages share an irresistible desire to change their lives.
Zjednoczone Stany Miłości (United States of Love) features performances by Julia Kijowska, Magdalena Cielecka, Dorota Kolak, Marta Nieradkiewicz, Tomasz Tyndyk, Andrzej Chyra, and Łukasz Simlat.
Tomasz Wasilewski's latest film is a Polish-Swedish co-production lensed by Oleg Mutu (cinematographer on Cristian Mungiu's Palme d'Or winning 4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days and Sergey Loznitza's In the Fog). The film was produced by Mañana and co-financed by the Polish Film Institute. World sales are handled by New Europe Film Sales.
At the 66th Berlin International Film Festival, Tomasz Wasilewski - writer and director of Zjednoczone Stany Miłości (United States of Love) - received the Silver Bear Award for Best Screenplay. Creators of the film received awards at the Valletta Film Festival in Malta. The competition jury awarded the title of Best Director to Tomasz Wasilewski and Best Actress to Dorota Kolak.. Film received also awards at the 41st Gdynia Film Festival: Award for Best Director (Tomasz Wasilewski), Award for Best Editing (Beata Walentowska), Award for Best Costume Design (Monika Kaleta), Award for Best Supporting Actress (Dorota), Award for Best Supporting Actor (Łukasz Simlat). The film received the Special Mention of the Jury at European Film Festival in Palic and the award for the Best Production Design at Ooestnde Film Festival nad Grand Prix at the 5th Brasilia International Film Festival.