Amator, 1979, 112 min.
Berlin International Film Festival, ’80
Interfilm Award for Krzysztof Kieslowski
Moscow International Film Festival
FIPRESCI Prize and Golden Prize
Polish Film Festival Gdansk, ’79
Golden Lion and Best Actor Award for Jerzy Stuhr
|Art Direction||Rafal Waltenberger|
|Filip Mosz||Jerzy Stuhr|
|Irka Mosz||Malgorzata Zabkowska|
|Anna Wlodarczyk||Ewa Pokas|
The story of Filip Mosz, a man happy in his work with a loving wife and a new baby. Things are looking good for Filip and he decides to buy a video camera to record his daughter’s development. As the only man in town with the right equipment, Filip is ordered to shoot his company’s anniversary party. He wins high praise for his film but soon runs into increasingly strict censorship problems and his addiction to making films starts to threaten his marriage.