Walesa. Man of Hope (2013)

A film about Lech Wałęsa – a husband, a father and a simple worker, but most of all a great leader. A controversial man, who released the hidden dreams of freedom in the hearts of millions. The story of the struggle against communism in Poland and Europe is also the story of his family, which was meant to lead an ordinary life but found itself in the midst of historic events.

Budget: 18 000 000 PLN / 4 155 000 EUR

Main Distinction:
Venice Film Festival
International Premiere

Directed by: Andrzej Wajda

Written by: Janusz Głowacki

Cinematography by: Paweł Edelman

Cast: Robert Więckiewicz, Agnieszka Grochowska, Maria Rosaria Omaggio, Iwona Bielska, Cezary Kosiński, Zbigniew Zamachowski, Mirosław Baka, Michał Czernecki