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WE CAN'T COME FROM NOTHING (2015) » 30.52. English and Polish spoken / English subtitles
The film 'We can't come from nothing' focusses on the influence of a family history on contemporary personal life. How are events which took place during previous generations influential today? How to deal with family history when every trace is lost or if is kept secret?
The viewer meets seven ‘characters’ who tell their individual and personal story, together they show how history results in a diversity of narratives and experiences. The film focusses on a particular part of the Jewish / Polish history.
Also available with Polish subtitles.
POLIN Museum Warsaw polin.pl/en
SELECTION OF SCREENINGS
2016 - Exhibition 'Presence / Absence / Traces', POLIN MUSEUM Warsaw (PL)(polin.pl/en/event/presence-absence-traces-contemporary-artists-on-jewish-warsaw)
2015 - Kasseler Dokfest, Kassel, Germany (kasselerdokfest.de)
2015 - Behind the curtain, Birmingham (behindthecurtain.eu)
2015 - Fest New Directors Film Festival, Portugal (fest.pt)