Czerń / Black
Tomasz PopakulJapan, Poland / 2016 / 14' 9''
Thursday, 08. 06.,
Tuškanac Cinema, 17:30 h
Friday, 09. 06.,
Theatre &TD, 20:00 h
Black (黒) tells a story about a pair of astronauts trapped on an orbital space station because of a nuclear war that erupted unexpectedly on Earth. They lost contact with Earth and all attempts to communicate with their base or anybody else have failed. All they can do now is watch nuclear explosions taking place on the surface of the Earth and try to survive together somehow...
Tomasz Popakul (1986) graduated in animation from the Łódź Film School. Paralelly he studied scriptwriting for a year. He made a couple of short films – among them his graduation, multi-awarded film Ziegenort that screened at dozens of festivals around the world. He participated in Animation Artist in Residence Tokyo 2014 residency programme organised by Japan Image Council (JAPIC) where he made the film Black.