THE MAN WITH THE MAGIC BOX

CZŁOWIEK Z MAGICZNYM PUDEŁKIEM

By Bodo KOX

BEIJING HUGOEAST MEDIA CO., LTD. - as BUYER REP

Romance - Completed 2017

In a not so distant dystopian future, Adam moves into an old apartment block and finds himself time-travelling to the 1950's by listening to a strange radio he discovers in a closet. What starts as a hallucination or dream becomes a politically subversive reality that threatens his 2030 existence.

Festivals
& Awards

Ventana Sur 2017
European Cinema
    • Year of production
    • 2017
    • Genres
    • Romance, Science-fiction
    • Countries
    • POLAND, ITALY
    • Languages
    • POLISH
    • Duration
    • 103 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Bodo KOX
    • Writer(s)
    • Bodo KOX
    • Producer(s)
    • Izabela IGEL (ALTER EGO PICTURES SP. Z O.O.), Roman JAROSZ (VARGO SRL)
    • Synopsis
    • In a not so distant dystopian future Adam escapes from poor part of Warsaw to the New City. With a help of a secret society Adam gets a flat in an old building and finds a job a cleaner. He falls in love with Gloria, a beautiful employee in the HR department, but she doesn’t treat him seriously.
      In his flat Adam finds a radio from the 1950’s that broadcasts the beautiful music from the past. The radio also emits the Theta waves that facilitate time travel. Adam starts to experiment with the Theta waves and he gets stuck in the past. When he doesn’t show up for work Gloria - realizing that she has lost true love - starts to look for him in the past.