Friendship is not a piece of cake and Julka is all too aware of the fact. She is 12 years old, attends a boarding school, and she has never had a real friend. As soon as school holidays start, so do trouble. Instead of going to her parents in Canada, Julka ends up with her aunt, in Warsaw. It is the same tenement building that Olek lives in. When both kids find a plan showing the way to a hidden treasure, they are up for an adventure. Unfortunately, the path to solving the riddle is blocked by a gang of thieves: a nanny, who is a heavy smoker, and a suspicious devourer of candies…
premiere: September 15, 2017
running time: 80 min.
writer / director: Marta Karwowska
cinematography: Kacper Fertacz PSC
executive producer: Tomasz Morawski
music: Antoni Komasa-Łazarkiewicz
production design: Julia Junosza-Szaniawska
sound: Bartłomiej Bogacki
costume designer: Emilia Czartoryska
make-up artist: Anna Nobel Nobielska
editor: Ola Gowin
producer: Agnieszka Dziedzic
production: Koi Studio
co-production: DI Factory, Masovia Film Fund
distribution: Next Film
international sales agent: LevelK
cast: Hania Hryniewicka, Kuba Janota-Bzowski, Roma Gąsiorowska, Joanna Szczepkowska, Krzysztof Stroiński, Jadwiga Jankowska-Cieślak, Maria Maj, Piotr Głowacki, Dobromir Dymecki, Michał Grzybowski, Agnieszka Skrzypczak, Krystyna Tkacz i Jowita Budnik
The project was developed with Films For Kids.Pro workshops and Maia Workshops.
Film co-financed by Polish Film Institute and Masovia Film Fund.