The Red Spider

Feature film

Marcin Koszałka

Country : Poland/Czech Republic/Slovakia
Year : 2015
Lenght : 1h30
Genre : fiction
Information : color, vostf

Cast : Filip Pławiak, Adam Woronowicz, Julia Kijowska, Małgorzata Foremniak

Screenplay : Marcin Koszałka, Łukasz M. Maciejewski, the story is based on original script entitled Lolo by Marta Szreder
Cinematography : Marcin Koszałka
Editing : Krzysztof Komander
Sound : Bartłomiej Bogacki
Production Design : Ryszard Melliwa, Magdalena Dipont
Music : Petr Ostrouchov

Production : MD4, Sokol Kollar spol. s. r. o.
Distribution: A-Company Czech s.r.o.

Red spider photo


Karol, an ordinary young man, runs into a much older man, whom he believes to be a Red Spider, the terrifying serial killer, prowling the streets of Cracow in 1960s. Karol becomes obsessed with the man and spies on him.

Marcin Koszałka

Marcin Koszałka is a Polish documentary film director and cinematographer. His documentary films have been screened and acclaimed at many international film festivals. He has a reputation for choosing controversial subjects for his films. Koszałka also worked as a cinematographer on many Polish feature films. The Red Spider is his feature film debut.

FILMOGRAPHY : J'ai accouché d'un si beau garçon (DOC)(1999),  La Fête(DOC)(2003), The Existence (DOC) (2007), Till it Hurts (DOC)(2008), The Red Spider (2015)