Floating Skyscrapers (Płynące wieżowce) - with English subtitles

A contemporary and universal coming-of-age story about the search for one's identity and acceptance - Floating Skyscrapers - on our screens with English subtitles!

Premiere: November 22nd

dir. Tomasz Wasilewski, Poland 2013, 90’

Tribeca Film Festival: World Premiere
9th Zurich International Film Festival: Feature Film Competition
Karlovy Vary IFF: East of the West Competition - Main Award
10th Jameson CineFest International Film Festival
38th Gdynia Film Festival: Award for Young Directing Talent (Tomasz Wasilewski) and Best Supporting Actress (Marta Nieradkiewicz)

A drama about a promising athlete whose well-rounded family life and relationship with his girlfriend is disturbed when he finds himself fascinated with a new male friend, which leads to confusion and a struggle to find his own way in life.

The film's main protagonist Kuba is a young man who lives with his mother and his girlfriend Sylwia. At first glance, Kuba's life may seem to be organized and stable. He loves his girlfriend, he is a college student in physical education, and is considered to be one of the top contenders in the upcoming swimming competition. One night at a party, he meets Michał. A strong emotional bond forms between the two men. Kuba suddenly finds himself fascinated with another man. Terrified of the emotions that have stirred inside him, Kuba cannot find his place in these new circumstances.

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