After an alcohol-induced night out, Emilia wakes up in an unknown apartment next to another woman, who claims they slept with each other last night. What follows is a dramatic and romantic story of the chance meeting of two women.
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The Kiss is a winner of 20 awards and screened at over 100 festivals, “The kiss” is a 21 minute short about two women spending, or possibly not spending, the night. The film has been screened all over the world, including Frameline38 in San Francisco.
“The kiss” was produced by the Polish National Film School in Lodz. It was Filip Gieldon’s third year diploma film.
Filip Gieldon, director: “We are a group of enthusiastic young filmmakers studying at the Polish National Film School in Łódż, working on the directors 3rd year diploma film, titled “The kiss”. The main crew is all based at the school, studying at the directing, producing, D.P. and screenwriting department, working together to make this film.”
“It’s about the chance meeting of two women. As anything, it starts small, here with a supposed kiss, and could end up changing their lives forever.”
After an alcohol-induced night out, Emilia, 20, wakes up in an apartment she has never been in before. To her surprise, the person that greets her is not a man, but Matylda, 32, claiming that not only did they meet last night, but that Emilia was the one who kissed her, before they made their way into bed.
What follows is a dramatic and romantic story of the chance meeting of two women, experiencing every sensation as if for the first time again, every step leading them deeper into unknown territory.