Maggie Olkuska, DFF
Director of Photography

The last whistle (Ostatni gwizdek)

Short Fiction, 30min, Poland 2020

Two boys live on the beach with their domineering father, who constantly craves the impossible of his sons, who he thinks should be professional swimmers. Sun, sand and family scars which will not heal all collide in this heart-breaking tale of turmoil at home.

Director: Karol Lindholm

DOP: Martyna Jakimowska

Camera Operator: Maggie Olkuska

Underwater Cam Op: Karol Lindholm

Produced by Studio Munka

Camera: Alexa Mini  & Cooke Panchro

Film Festivals:

36th Warsaw Film Festival, Poland, 2020 (competition)
37th European Film Festival of Lille, France, 2021 (competition)
OFF - Odense International Film Festival, Danemark, 2021 (competition)
La Cabina International Film Festival, 2021, Spain, 2021 (Grand Prix, Best Scenography)
18th International Festival-Workshop of Film Schools Kinoproba, 2021, Russia, 2021 (Best Fiction Film Debut Jury Award)
IFF Febiofest Bratislava 2022, Slovakia, 2022 (competition)

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