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    BIG CHIEF

    ABOUT THE FILM

    In 1972 a team of French TV journalists came to Poland to secretly interview Leopold Trepper – Polish Jew, head of the legendary Red Orchestra – the most powerful espionage network during World War II.

    French TV crew managed to record a more than hour interview with the legendary spy. However, the French crew returned home empty-handed. The whole video material was confiscated at Warsaw Airport. They were told the film’s reels would be destroyed.

    After 45 years, it turned out that undestroyed and unreleased reels remained in Polish archives. The journalist who interviewed Trepper in the 70s is now 80-years old French TV celebrity. The screening of this interview will serve as a pretext and first step to tell a part of the story of controversial Leopold Trepper.

    Reżyseria: Tomasz Wolski
    Scenariusz: Tomasz Wolski
    Gatunek: dokumentalny
    Czas trwania: Feature-length
    Produkcja: Kijora Film – Anna Gawlita
    Zdjęcia: Tomasz Wolski
    Montaż: Tomasz Wolski