Grandfather’s orchard

Director: Karol Starnawski


A girl from multicultural London wants to find her roots. She embarks on a journey to a corner of Europe that experienced an eruption of ethnic hatred 70 years ago. Neighbors killed neighbors. When most were busy killing, some rushed to save lives... Thanks to these shards of goodness Karolina’s grandfather survived. Now she is walking across Volhynia, trying to understand...

72/56 min

Studio Filmowe Arkana (Poland) MaGiKa Film (Ukraine)

Financial support:
Polski Instytut Filmowy (PISF), Telewizja Polska S.A.(TVP) Instytut Pileckiego Ukrainian State Film Agency