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Ark

Poland, 2007 (MIFF 2007)

Director: Grzegorz Jonkajtys

An unknown virus has destroyed almost the entire human population. Oblivious to the true nature of the disease; the only remaining survivors escape to the sea. In great ships; they set off in search of uninhabited land. So begins the exodus; led by one man ...


D/S Grzegorz Jokajtys P Marcin Kobylecki & Grzegorz Jokajtys WS Platige Image TD 35mm/col/2007/8mins

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