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Filip Jacobson
Poland 2016 / 27’

The film presents the life and work of two sisters, Grażyna and Violetta, who run a care center for older homeless, and frequently very ill, men. The center’s residents seem pleasant and cheerful, because the women’s heart, attitude and unconventional approach help them build a real home.

Agata Bratek


Cheap Cuts Documentary FF 2016 – Best Documentary

Filip Jacobson

A director of documentary films. He is a graduate of Film Studies at the University of Lodz, Gdynia Film School, and is currently studying at the Kunsthochschule für Medien in Cologne, Germany. He has also studied at EICTV in Cuba and (including EsoDoc Workshops, Goshort Talent Campus). In 2015, along with artist Angelika Herta, he created a web-documentary www.bobkowski-codalej.pl based on Andrzej’s Bobkowski’s Szkice piórkiem.

Selected filmography

2011 Spacer / Walk (short)
2014 To jest Polska / Das Ist Polen (short)
2016 Dom / Home (doc., short)
2016 Lekcja patriotyzmu / Patriotic Lesson (short)

Cast & Crew

director Filip Jacobson
screenplay Filip Jacobson
cinematography Tomasz Nowak
editing Irena Siedlar
sound Filip Jacobson
cast Grażyna Sochacka, Violetta Stankiewicz
producer Leszek Kopeć
production Gdyńska Szkoła Filmowa
sales Gdyńska Szkoła Filmowa
language Polish
colouration colour