THE REVENGE

ZEMSTA

By Andrzej WAJDA

AKSON STUDIO - as PROD

Comedy - Completed 2002

A winter day at a Polish castle, half owned by a fatalistic notary and half by a volcanic old soldier's niece.

    • Year of production
    • 2002
    • Genres
    • Comedy
    • Countries
    • POLAND
    • Languages
    • POLISH
    • Budget
    • 1 - 3 M$
    • Duration
    • 100 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Andrzej WAJDA
    • Writer(s)
    • Andrzej WAJDA, Based On A Novel By Aleksander FREDRO
    • Producer(s)
    • Michal KWIECINKI, Janusz MORGENSTERN, Włodzimierz OTULAK
    • Synopsis
    • Raptusiewcz, residing in one half of a castle with the other half inhabited by the hated notary, Milczek, wants to marry the widowed Podstolina. Perfectly aware that he is lacking in looks and savoir-faire, Raptusiewicz asks Papkin, who had come to his aid, to arrange the marriage. Papkin, who acts like a hero and lady-killer, is actually a coward and escapist.
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