Kęszyccy Family Archive

collection Kęszyccy Family Archive
authors Marcin Kęszycki
starring Maria Kęszycka; Wojciech Kęszycki; Wojciech Kęszycki
length 21'41
country Poland
locations Kórnik, Poland  Bnin, Poland 
year 1965-1966
format 8 mm
color black and white
signature PAFD 0036 002

The author of the film is Marcin Kęszycki, who as a teenager documented family and social life with a Newa 2 camera. 

Part 1

Film shot on the building site of the summer house of Marcin’s parents, Wojciech and Maria Kęszycki, in Bnin near Kórnik. A mosaic of genre scenes – a young boy is sitting under a tree with his dog and is fishing. Marcin’s school friends are helping at the construction site and spending time outdoors. One of the characters in the film is also Marcin’s boxer named Saba. 

Part 2 

Unedited excerpts from the film Windows – shots of windows, balconies and other architectural elements of various buildings. The film was never finished and edited. 




keywords Poland  Bnin  Kórnik  dog  house  construction  fire  fishing  balcony  window 
source of funding Ministry of Culture and National Heritage