201 Poland | Cert: 15 | 105 mins
Director: Bartosz Prokopowicz
Inspired by the real-life story of of the director’s wife, Magda Prokopowicz, who died in 2012, Chemo is an unconventional love story on the edge of life and death. Thirty-year old Benek is suffering from an existential crisis when he meets Lena – a beautiful young woman that mesmerizes him right from the start. They set off on a wild love journey when Benek learns that she’s not there for good – she’s got Stage 3 cancer with no intention of treating it. Benek promises to stay with Lena until the very end, but a surprising twist raises new hope for both of them.