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GIFFONI FILM FESTIVAL 1987 - 25 July.2 August

Sections & Films

FRIEND OF THE JOLLY DEVIL

Category: Edition 1987

Synopsis
A woodsman find and abandoned child in the forest and raises him as his son.When the child reaches 10, the woodsman suddenly goes blind. The kid is determined to help his "father" and answers a mysterious call. He must seek the Spirit of Darkness and defeat him if the woodsman is to see again. During his search for the Spirit he encounters a friendly monster who helps the boy in his quest. They are able to survive every dangerous test on their way and the final confrontation.

Original Title Przyjaciel wesolego diabla
Italian Title L'amico di un piccolo diavolo
Category Official Competition
Section Competition
Tipology Feature Film
Duration 88'
Production Year 1987
Nationality Poland
Directed by Jerzy Lukaszewicz
Screenplay Jerzy Lukaszewicz
Main cast Waldemar Kalisz, Piotr Dziamarski, Franciszek Pieczka

 regista Jerzy LukaszewiczJERZY LUKASZEWICZ

Jerzy Lukaszewicz was born on September 7, 1946 in Chorzów, Slaskie, Poland. He is known for his work on Przyjaciel wesolego diabla (1987)) and Seksmisja (1984).