A documentary story from the borderlands of realism and fairy tale, A Little Bit of Paradise is a film about a Silesian family. In an out-of-the-way corner of a metropolis, they reveal their world to the watcher and share moments from their lives, which are inextricably bound up with the nature around them.

  • Genre: Documentary
  • Country: Polska
  • Running time: 19
  • Year: 2020
  • Color: colour

Director: Andrzej Cichocki

Script: Andrzej Cichocki

DOP: Andrzej Cichocki

Music: Paweł Górniak

Editing: Andrzej Cichocki, Hubert Pusek p.s.m.

Producer: Ewa Jastrzębska

Production company: Studio Munka, Unlimited Film Operations, Limes Avenue Produkcja Filmowa


About the director:

Andrzej Cichocki

Andrzej Cichocki

studied at the Krzysztof Kieslowski Faculty of Radio and Television of University of Silesia in Katowice. A film director and cinematographer. He also creates with photography and music.

At festivals:

IDFA, The Netherlands, 2020 (competition)

FIPADOC, France , 2021 (competition)

23. FICMEC- Festival Internacional de Cine Medioambiental de Canarias, Tenerife, Spain, 2021 (competition)

61st Krakow Film Festival, 2021, Poland, 2021 (Silver Hobby-Horses)

35th Pärnu Film Festival, Estonia, 2021 (Best Docs About Kids)

12th MakeDox Creative Documentary Film Festival, Macedonia, 2021 (Special Mention)

Encounters Film Festival 2021, United Kingdom, 2021 (competition)

Indiecork Festival of Independent Film & Music, Ireland, 2021 (competition)

4th International Film Festival Elbe Dock, Czech Republic, 2021 (competition)

41st "Autumn in Voronet" International Film Festival, Romania, 2021 (competition)

Kaohsiung Film Festival, Taiwan, 2021 (competition)

5th West Lake International Documentary Festival, 2021, China, 2021 (competition)

38th Tehran International Short Film Festival, 2021, Iran, 2021 (competition)

19th Bogotá Short Film Festival BOGOSHORTS, Colombia, 2021 (competition)

Bogoshorts Degusta, Colombia, 2021 (screening)

35th Stuttgarter Filmwinter - Festival of Expanded Media, 2022, Germany, 2022 (competition)

4th Rain International Nature Film Festival, India, 2022 (competition)

24th Mecal Pro Barcelona International Short and Animation Festival, Spain, 2022 (competition)

Barnes Film Festival, 2022, United Kingdom, 2022 (Best International Short Doc)

Rural FilmFest 2022, Spain, 2022 (Best documentary short film “EcoFilm”)

Rural Film Fest, 2022, Spain, 2022 (Best Short Documentary Film)

Cork IFF Short Film Season, Ireland, 2022 (screening)

Interaction: Short Docs Festival, Serbia, 2022, 2022 (screening)