Kowalscy Family Archive

collection Kowalscy Family Archive
authors Bohdan Kowalski
length 07'07
location Poland
year 1966
format 8 mm
color black and white
signature PAFD 0038 024
source of funding Ministry of Culture and National Heritage

The author of the film is Bohdan Kowalski, who works as a Polish language teacher by day. His passions were travelling, film and photography. He was also co-founder of the Ińsko Film Summer, the University of the Third Age and the Film Discussion Club in Stargard. 

Film shot during the 1966 May Day parade. Shots of slogans and propaganda decorations. The march is attended by city residents and schoolchildren, who carry banners and banners with various slogans. Government officials and an orchestra are also present at the march. Children are drawing a Sketch of the school in their notebooks against a school blackboard with the lesson topic written on it, later practicing on the school field. Shots of schoolboys and schoolgirls dressed in scout uniforms, folk and gala outfits. 



keywords Poland, family, family life, Poland, May Day parade, propaganda, banners, slogans, standard, orchestra, school, schoolboys, schoolgirls, folk costumes, gala costumes, scout uniform