Jastrzębscy Family Archive

collection Jastrzębscy Family Archive
authors Andrzej Jastrzębski
starring Ewa Jastrzębska, Diana Jastrzębska, Marianna Jastrzębska, Sabina Jastrzębska, Zofia Jastrzębska
length 02'29
location Poland
year 1983/1984
format S8 mm
color black and white
signature PAFD 0029 003
source of funding Ministry of Culture and National Heritage

The author of the film is Andrzej Jastrzębski – a jazz tuba player, photography and old car enthusiast – who immortalized family memories using a Zenit camera and an 8 mm camera. 

Part 1 

Andrzej and Ewa’s eldest daughter, Sabina, is getting out of the car and is posing by the board of a blueberry plantation in Bielawskie Blota, then is collecting blackberries in a tub and is waving to the camera.

Part 2

Probably 1983. Marianna and Diana with their mother are leaving the staircase of the block of flats and are walking together to the kindergarten at 4 Portofino Street in Warsaw’s Stegny district. 

Part 3

The newlyweds are receiving wishes from their guests. Andrzej’s mother, Zofia Jastrzębska, can be seen with her sister among those gathered. 



keywords Poland, Warsaw, Bielawskie Blota, holiday, family, family life, leisure time, plantation, blueberries, kindergarten, housing estate, block of flats, wedding, young couple, guests, newlyweds