In Another World

Poland, Russia, 2016, 26 min.


Anna Bedyńska




Anna Bedyńska


Anna Bedyńska


Marina Razbezhkina and Mikhail Ugarov School of Documentary Film and Theatre

A forty-year-old Kasia has two teenage kids, is happily married and loved. She is  a middle-class woman with a high education and a managerial position at work. One day her peaceful and perfect life is destroyed by the news that she is pregnant with a baby with Down’s syndrome. At this moment, she can decide either to give birth or have an abortion. Yet for her, neither of the solutions is good. Each will result in a drama and trauma. 

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Anna Bedyńska

Born in Warsaw, Poland. She has a long period experience as a documentary photographer doing social projects as well as working for “Gazeta Wyborcza” and as a lecturer of a Press Photography at the Warsaw University. Among the many national and international prizes she won World Press Photo (2013) and Grand Press Photo (2005, 2017). In 2014, she has moved to Moscow where she graduated from Marina Razbezhkina and Mikhail Ugarov School of Documentary Film and Theatre. IN ANOTHER WORLD is her debut short documentary.

Selected filmography

2016 In Another World