Programme 2018

Mug (Twarz)

Director: Malgorzata Szumowska

fiction

India Premiere

Section: World Cinema

Country: Poland | Year: 2017

Language(s): Polish | Time: 91 mins

Synopsis

Jacek loves heavy metal, his girlfriend, and his dog. When an accident disfigures him completely, all eyes in his hometown are on him as he undergoes the first facial transplant in the country.

Director's Bio

Born in Krakow, a graduate of the film school in Lódz, Malgorzata Szumowska is a director, screenwriter, and producer. Her films have screened, and won awards, at many film festivals around the world, including Cannes, Berlin, and Locarno.