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In the aftermath of the German invasion of Poland a Jewish boy hides on a farm. After the death of the farmer's wife the child begins an odyssey that leads to encounters with war-torn landscapes and souls. An uncompromising, lyrical arthouse drama about the dark side of human existence based on the eponymous novel by Jerzy Kosiński. Alongside an up-and-coming Petr Kotlár, international stars such as Udo Kier, Stellan Skarsgård, Harvey Keitel, Julian Sands, Barry Pepper and Lech Dyblik also feature.
original title THE PAINTED BIRD
international title THE PAINTED BIRD
german title THE PAINTED BIRD
JFBB section Feature Film Competition
country/countries A, CZ, SK
duration 169 Min