Icarus, The Legend of Mietek Kosz
2019, 1h 50m, Poland
Director: Maciej Pieprzyca
Cast: Dawid Ogrodnik, Cyprian Grabowski, Piotr Adamczyk
Genre: Biography, Drama
The true story of Mieczyslaw “Mietek” Kosz, a Polish jazz pianist who died in tragic circumstances. After losing his eyesight at a young age, Mietek develops an uncanny ear for music. But as his fame reaches new heights, so does his loneliness – until he meets the love of his life.
All films at CEFF are presented in their original language with English subtitles.
Stream Availability: Full Festival
Geographic Availability: Across Alberta