John Dower Director in Film, Television & Interactivity - Telling the Stories That Need to Be Told Now

Password: Lodz

Broken Arrow PORTRAIT
Broken Arrow 4 - Dominik Zdyb, John Dower, Andre Osmundsen
Broken Arrow 3 - John Dower, Andre Osmundsen
Broken Arrow 2 - John Dower, Pawel Kwaskiewicz
Broken Arrow 1 - Janusz Wisnioch, Dominik Zdyb

Suburban Poland. A SON, 15, is taken unwillingly by his father to help on the family allotment, one afternoon. After escaping, he sits on the railway track above watching the family break apart......

1995. 11". Colour (Kodak neg, Orwo Print stock). PWSFTViT Polish National Film School, Lodz. This is the film I made while on an exchange year at the school, under the tutelage of the amazing Film guru that is Andrzej Mellin. I was instructed to make a 10 minute film, on 35mm without dialogue. The Film appeared in four Film Festivals and won a prize -

Chicago International Film Festival 1996 - WINNER Gold Plaque Award - Student Film under 15 minutes
Festival De Cine De Huesca - Official Selection
Cambridge Film Festival - Official Selection
Valladolid International Film festival - Official Selection