THE ECCENTRICS. THE SUNNY SIDE OF THE STREET

EXCENTRYCY, CZYLI PO SŁONECZNEJ STRONIE ULICY

By Janusz MAJEWSKI

WFDIF - DOCUMENTARY & FEATURE FILM STUDIO - as PROD

Comedy - Completed 2015

In the late ‘50s jazz trombonist Fabian returns from England to Poland and together with a group of local amateur musicians he starts a swing big band.

    • Year of production
    • 2015
    • Genres
    • Comedy
    • Countries
    • POLAND
    • Languages
    • POLISH
    • Duration
    • 112 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Janusz MAJEWSKI
    • Writer(s)
    • Wlodzimierz KOWALEWSKI
    • Producer(s)
    • Wlodzimierz NIDERHAUS (WFDIF - DOCUMENTARY & FEATURE FILM STUDIO)
    • Synopsis
    • In the late ‘50s Fabian, a war emigrant, jazz trombonist and brilliant dancer, returns from England to Poland. Together with a group of local eccentrics and amateur musicians he starts a swing big band. After their first gig people’s interest with the band surpasses all expectations. Fabian meets an intriguing Modesta and asks her to perform with his orchestra. They soon become lovers. They are like two colourful birds against the dreary reality. Their looks and behavior arouse a longing for freedom and prosperity. However, one day Modesta disappears.
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