TV Series: The Deep End

A TV series consisting of 13 episodes in the first season, directed by Magdalena Łazarkiewicz, Kasia Adamik and Olga Chajdas which premiered on the 4th of December 2011 on TVP 2. It tells the stories of a group of social workers working at one of the social welfare offices.

The show evolves around the everyday lives of Wiktor (Marcin Dorociński) – the director and his co-workers. The creators tried to depict the bright and the dark side of social service as realistic as possible, as well as the burden that lies in dealing with such delicate matters like human existence. Each episode is devoted to one separate case, a different ward and their situation and how the main characters try to help them out.

The TV series stars: Marcin Dorociński, Katarzyna Maciąg, Marta Klubowicz, Agnieszka Podsiadlik, Piotr Nowak, Julia Kijowska, Marta Juras, Gabriela Muskała, Rafał Maćkowiak, Małgorzata Buczkowska.

Director: Magdalena Łazarkiewicz, Kasia Adamik, Olga Chajdas

Screenplay: Magdalena Łazarkiewicz, Katarzyna Terechowicz, Krzysztof Kopka, Maciej Kowalewski, Julia Popkiewicz

Cinematography: Wojciech Todorow, Bartek Bujko

Poland, 2011, 13 x 45 min.

Produced by: mediabrigade for TVP 2

AWARDS:

  • ENG festival de television
  • ENG hugo tv awards
  • ENG prix europa
  • ENG prix italia