Carte blanche - Carte blanche
26/Nov/2017 , Poland
Original title:
Carte blanche
International title:
Carte blanche
Subtitles:
English
Language:
Polish
Production year:
2015
Length:
1h46
Genre:
Drama
Cast:
Andrzej Chyra, Urszula Grabowska, Arkadiusz Jakubik, Eliza Rycembel
Awards:

Won Best Director at São Paulo International Film Festival; Won Best Director at Shanghai International Film Festival; Won Best Film at Lubuskie Summer Film Festival; Won Best Director at International Independent Film Festival OFF Camera; Won audience award for Best Film at the Polish Film Festival “Wisła” in Russia; Won Best Film award at Inclús, Barcelona International Disability Film Festival; Won Best Film award at Toronto Polish Film Festival.

Best movie review:

“The story in Carte Blanche seems so unlikely that no one would have believed it, if it wasn’t based on facts.” - Polskie Radio

Official selections:

N/A

Synopsis:

Based on a true story. Feel-good movie about a high school history teacher. He begins to lose his eyesight. The medical diagnosis leaves no hope. Initially heartbroken, he attempts to hide his health problems from the outside world.

Extra notes:

Premiere in Jordan

Movie presented by H.E. Andrzej Świeżaczyński, Polish Ambassador to Jordan

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