A group of deaf-mute students sing mass at a church in Warsaw. Accompanied by a dolorous organ they express themselves in a hitherto impossible way. The students cannot hear themselves or one another, but music is music. Particularly in God’s ears.
The other films shown within Żmijewski: Make Up
BlindlyArtur Żmijewski IFFR 2018 18′
Painting sessions with six blind people lead to conversations about shape, colour, reality and what it means to be sightless.
The Collection: KatarzynaArtur Żmijewski IFFR 2018 5′
Quiet observation of a physically handicapped woman reveals that effortless movement isn’t always a given. Element of the multi-part The Collection (2016).
The Making OfArtur Żmijewski IFFR 2018 12′
Żmijewski organised a fashion and beauty show for detainees at a women’s prison: self-expression and freedom are the main focus, not appearance.
Glory to the AcademyArtur Żmijewski IFFR 2018 17′
At Żmijewski and Paweł Althamer’s request, a group of artists design an exhibition about the human body. A homage to art school.
- Original title
- Lekcja śpiewu 1
- Artur Żmijewski
- no dialogue
- Franciszek Ryx
- Production Company
- Association for Promotion of Polish Culture
- Galerie Peter Kilchmann
- Jędrzej Niestrój
- Michał Polkowski
- Sound Design
- Marcin Bociński, Waldemar Kocik
- Jan Maklakiewicz