A Little Bit of Paradise

A documentary story from the borderlands of realism and fairy tale, A Little Bit of Paradise is a film about a Silesian family. In an out-of-the-way corner of a metropolis, they reveal their world to the watcher and share moments from their lives, which are inextricably bound up with the nature around them.

  • Andrzej Cichocki
    Director
    The Shadow Forest, Supernova
  • Andrzej Cichocki
    Writer
  • Limes Avenue Films
    Producer
  • Project Type:
    Documentary
  • Runtime:
    18 minutes
  • Completion Date:
    November 3, 2020
  • Production Budget:
    15,000 USD
  • Country of Origin:
    Poland
  • Country of Filming:
    Poland
  • Language:
    Polish
  • Shooting Format:
    Digital
  • Aspect Ratio:
    16:9
  • Film Color:
    Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    No
  • Student Project:
    No
  • IDFA International Documentary Film Festival in Amsterdam
    Amsterdam
    Netherlands
    World Premiere
    Official Competition
  • 61st Krakow Film Festival
    Krakow
    Poland
    May 31, 2021
    Polish Premiere
    HobbyHorse The Best Polish Film, The Best Cinematography
  • 50th Lagow Film Summer Festival
    Lagow
    Poland
    August 24, 2021
    Special Mention
  • 15th Zubroffka Int. Film Festival in Bialystok
    Bialystok
    Poland
    July 5, 2021
    The Best Polish Docu Short Film
  • 40th Koszalin Debuts Film Festival
    Koszalin
    Poland
    July 7, 2021
    Jantar Award Best Cinematography
  • Encounters International Film Festival
    Bristol
    United Kingdom
    September 28, 2021
    UK Premiere
    Official Competition
  • 35th Parnu Documentary Film Festival
    Parnu
    Estonia
    July 13, 2021
    Estonian Premiere
    The Best Documentary about Kids
  • 29th Camerimage IFF
    Torun
    Poland
    Official Oscar® Accredited Competition
  • 25th Poznan International Documentary Off Cinema Film Festival
    Poznan
    Poland
    Bronze Castle Award
  • Barnes International Film Festival
    London
    United Kingdom
    The Best Documentary Award
  • FipaDoc France
    Biarritz
    France
    Official Competition
Distribution Information
  • Studio Munka
    Distributor
    Country: Poland
    Rights: All Rights
Director Biography - Andrzej Cichocki

Andrzej Cichocki
Director, screenwriter, cinematographer. A graduate of the Krzysztof Kieślowski Film School at the University of Silesia. Awarded multiple times as a director and cinematographer. His film "Shadow Forest" (2014) has been one of the most awarded Polish short films ever.
Currently a lecturer in the courses of Directing, as well as Cinematography at K.Kieslowski Film School (Poland) and Staffordshire University (UK) .

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