This Is Not Happening

This Is Not Happening

thriller  //  family drama

Bartek learns that his teenage son is the perpetrator of a murder at school. The distraught boy runs to his dad, so the man hides out with him in a neighbour's flat. Bartek decides to organise a car and escape abroad, but discovers that his hostage is undergoing a drug abortion and needs help. As he tries to get everything under control, Bartek grows up to confront the truth about his child and himself as a father.

Written and directed by: Artur Wyrzykowski

Cinematography: Ernest WilczyƄski

Our film received production funding from the Polish Film Institute. The script was developed at the Torino Film Lab workshop. We plan to shoot in summer 2023. If you would like to help us, please write: