Botoks (18)

Botoks

From the archive

This film was last shown on 26 October 2017

Botoks tells a story of several men and women working in a hospital, where sweat, tears and blood is shed every day. The director, Patryk Vega, shows that the world of medicine in Poland is not any less violent or corrupted than the world of the police and mafia, that was the subject of Vega’s previous movie Pitbull. Tough Women.

Daniela (Olga Boladz) and her brother (Tomasz Oswiecinski) ride the ambulance until she starts working for a pharmaceutical company. When a gynecologist specializing in abortions (Katarzyna Warnke) gets pregnant, hospital director (Janusz Chabior) tries to fire her. Doctor Beata (Agnieszka Dygant) loses her fiancé in a motorcycle crash. While stealing strong painkillers from the hospital, she meets Marek (Sebastian Fabijanski), a hospital orderly haunted by his own demons…


Director
Patryk Vega
Duration
2 hours 17 minutes
Language
Polish with English subtitles
Cast
Agnieszka Dygant, Katarzyna Warnke, Olga Boladz, Piotr Stramowski

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