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6 Ratings



Directed by Jan Jakub Kolski
Poland, 2010


When the outbreak of war in Poland in 1939 crushes 11-year-old Marek’s dream of a summer trip to Venice, he tries to escape the frightening reality into which he’s suddenly been thrown by hiding in his aunt’s basement—until it’s flooded by a violent storm.

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Venice Directed by Jan Jakub Kolski

Awards & Festivals

Montréal World Film Festival

2010 | Winner: Best Artistic Contribution

Polish Film Awards

2011 | 4 wins including: Best Production Design

2011 | Nominee: Best Supporting Actress


2010 | Winner: Golden Frog (Main Competition)

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