The Defenders of The Polish Post Office

Obrońcy poczty, 2019, 79 min.
The Defenders of The Polish Post Office (2019)


Director Damian Wenta
Screenplay Damian Wenta
Cinematography Kacper Gajewski
Music Juliusz Klos
Producer Damian Wenta, Lukasz Chojecki


On September 1, 1939, the Second World War begins and several dozen postmen defend the Polish Post Office in the Free City of Gdańsk, for them it is a bastion of Polish culture and identity. This exciting documentary film utilizes animated film technques in a unique way that presents this story. The film includes archival interviews with four surviving postmen, German chronicles, animated 3D pictures, interviews with the children of postal workers, and contemporary animation.