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Maximum Pleasure

Direction
Year
2014
Country
  • Poland
Duration
47min
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Extravagantly expensive massaging mats, rejuvenating ampoules and sets of steam pots are only a few of the vast spectrum of objects sold by young salesmen at suspicious commercial presentations for old-age pensioners. Protagonists of the film are five friends fascinated by such presentations. They spend their savings on such products not out of necessity, but in the attempt to fill the emptiness in their lives. The absurdity of these purchases shows their fight against getting old and against their loneliness.

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  • Original title
    Maximum Pleasure
  • Direction
  • Screenplay
    Katarzyna Trzaska
  • Dir. of Photo.
    Andrzej Wojciechowski, Michał Żuberek
  • Editing
    Kuba Motylewski
  • Music
    Various artists
  • Sound
    Anna Romańska, Bogusław Godlewski, Marzena Majcher, Łukasz Trzaska, Łukasz Milewski
  • Duration
    47 min (46-90 min.)
  • Year
    2014
  • Country
    • Poland
  • Colour
    • Colour
  • Production
  • Distribution
  • Festivals
    • Visions du Réel
    • Festroia International Film Festival
    • Marfici
    • Docs DF
    • Miradas-Doc
    • Escales Documentaires
    • DocPoint
  • Awards
    • International Gold Panda Awards for Documentary

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