dir. Julia Pełka / Poland / 2019 / 14 min.
Section: New Faces
Director: Julia Pełka
Screenplay: Julia Pełka
Cinematography: Szymon Kluz
Editing: Julia Pełka, Andrzej Czarnecki
Sound: Weronika Bloch, Julia Pełka, Grzegorz Kucharski
Producers: Ewa Jastrzębska, Jerzy Kapuściński
Production: Studio Munka SFP
World sales: Studio Munka SFP
In the city water pump there are 8 clams. The lives of millions of people depend on them. In case of contamination of water supply, the clams will close and automatically shut off the water for the city. The main scientist-malacologist watches over the system's operation. The film
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Julia Pełka is a Polish director and cinematographer born and living in Warsaw. She graduated from the MA Programme in Cinematography at the Lodz Film School in 2012 and Wajda School. She won a prestigious scholarship of the Minister of Culture and National Heritage for the most talented young artists „Young Poland”. She also received the artistic scholarship in the field of documentary from the Marshal of City of Warsaw. She is a member of the Polish Filmmakers’ Association (SFP).