Poland, 1981. Janke, the 18-year-old son of a Navy captain, forms a punk rock band. His life is all about music and his first great love Basia, but things are about to change. Massive strikes organized by Solidarity sweep through Poland and the Communist Party is secretly preparing to impose material law…
Jacek Borcuch’s film path is showing his own, everlasting search, rooted simply in human existence. Borcuch started as an actor but soon focused is own research studying philosophy. Music is present from his early childhood - from classical education at the beginning to highly contemporary sounds sometime later. Direction, the following step, was a logical consequence of the previous paths. This is the area that enables him to encompass all his strengths, all kinds of arts he mastered. It’s the opportunity to tell his own story and at the same time introduce it to wider audiences, into so called impartial ground - this is something that engages him most.