The Christening

  |  86 min
Rated TBC by the BBFC
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Polish drama following former small-time criminal Mikal (Wojciech Zielinski) who appears to have turned his life around. With his own business and a luxurious flat where he lives with his wife Magda (Natalia Rybicka) and their baby, Mikal seems to have his life in order. However, he is hiding a dark secret - after informing on a violent gang he has been keeping them at bay with payouts. As his money dwindles, the gang are determined to get their revenge and it's only a matter of time before they come for him. Meanwhile, Mikal appoints his friend Janek (Tomasz Schuchardt), a soldier who has recently returned from action, as godfather in the hopes that he will keep his wife and child safe if the worst should happen...