Jakub Garda, or “Giant,” is a bouncer at a nightclub called Geisha. The boss of the local mafia offers him some extra work. On one of his missions, Giant runs into his handicapped brother, Patrick, who lives in a refuge for the homeless, cared for by a young therapist named Maja. Giant is forced to choose between the world of Maja and Patrick and the world of the mafia boss and the beautiful Velvet, a hooker at the nightclub, who happens to be in love with Giant.

Director: Radosław Markiewicz

Screenplay: Piotr Owcarz; Radosław Markiewicz

Cinematography: Olaf Malinowski

Music: Tomasz Podgórski

Film Editor: Norbert Rudzik

Principal Cast: Konrad Eleryk, Marta Zmuda Trzebiatowska, Agnieszka Wiedlocha, Marian Dziedziel, Miroslaw Zbrojewicz, Patryk Laksa

Runtime: 90 minutes minutes

Release Year: 2015

Genre: Thriller

Playing at

SIFF Cinema Uptown