Fugitive Pieces

Run Times:
105 min
Stephen Dillane, Rade Sherbedgia, Rosamund Pike, Ayelet Zurer, Robbie Kay
Jeremy Podeswa
Jeremy Podeswa
Plot Summary

Jakob’s life is haunted by his war-time childhood, but through his writing and then the discovery of true love he liberates himself from the past.

Festivals and Awards

Toronto International Film Festival (Opening Night), Canada, September 2007

Rome International Film Festival, Italy, October 2007
*Winner: Best Actor (Rade Sherbedgia)

Warsaw Film Festival, Poland, October 2007

Thessaloniki International Film Festival, Greece, November 2007

Berlinale, Germany, February 2008

Sarasota Film Festival, USA, April 2008
*Winner: Audience Award for Best Narrative Feature

Sydney International Film Festival, Australia, June 2008

Libertas Film Festival Dubrovnik, Croatia, June 2008

Galway Film Fleadh, Ireland, July 2008

Motovun Film Festival, Croatia, July 2008

Sao Paulo Jewish Film Festival, Brazil, August 2008
Winner: Audience Award for Best Film

Sao Paulo Traveling Jewish Film Festival – Rio De Janiero, Brazil, August 2008

International Film Festival By The Sea, Netherlands, September 2008

Haifa Film Festival, Israel, October 2008

Kaohsiung Film Festival, Taiwan, October 2008

Raindance Film Festival, UK, October 2008

Seoul International Family Film Festival, South Korea, October 2008

Hong Kong Jewish Film Festival, Hong Kong, November 2008

UK Jewish Film Festival, UK, November 2008

Tallinn Black Night Film Festival, Estonia, November 2008

Kuala Lumpur International Film Festival, Malaysia, November 2008
*Winner: Best Film By Continent – North America

Copenhagen Jewish Film Festival, Denmark, January 2009


Director’s Guild of Canada (DGC) – Nominated for Best Team Feature Film, Best Direction, Best Production Design, Best

Picture Editing, Best Sound Editing.

Achievement in Cinematography, Genie Awards