After national premiere during last Krakow Film Festival and taking part in national competition, Guanajuato is next step on festival career of this documentary. Screening of 6 DEGREES will take place on 31 July and it’s one of the event connected with honor guest of festival which this year is Poland. In festival program will be special section only with Polish films. Bilateral Co-Production Forum Poland-Mexico as one of the festival’s film industry activities organize by The Mexican Film Institute (IMCINE) is also one of industry events during GIFF.
6 Degrees is Bartosz Dombrowski’s documentary debut and is inspired by the theory ‘Six degrees of separation’ by Stanley Milgram. Assumption - every single person in the world can be reached through a maximum of 6 personal connections.
6 DEGREES is a road movie: A crew sets off on a journey to find the chain of connections between two people (chosen at random) who are complete strangers. The crew travel around for around 3 months to examine how strong the relationships between human beings are and if the ideas about the others’ lives are in line with reality. In this ever shrinking world are we really closer to each other?
Film is produced by Otter Films, HBO Europe and East Pictures. Project was supported by Polish Film Institute and was developed within PIXEL LAB 2012.