Polish Studies Film Series: The Hater/Hejter (2020, dir. Mateusz Pacewicz)

Film poster for The Hater
March 20, 2024
5:30PM - 8:30PM
360 Journalism Building

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Add to Calendar 2024-03-20 17:30:00 2024-03-20 20:30:00 Polish Studies Film Series: The Hater/Hejter (2020, dir. Mateusz Pacewicz) Join the Polish Studies Initiative (PSI) and POLISH 5194 for a special five-part film series showcasing both classics and new works of Polish cinema. All screenings will take place in 360 Journalism Building. Please send questions to PSI program coordinator, Alicia Baca (baca.31@osu.edu). Discussion will follow each film screening.The Hater/Hejter (2020, dir. Mateusz Pacewicz)Tomasz Giemza, a disgraced law student obsessed with the progressive, upper-class Krasucki family, takes a job at a public relations company. What seemed like just another assignment turns out to be a quickly developing troll farm, where he excels in the business of spreading fake news and online hatred targeting famous personalities, internet celebrities and politicians. With time, Tomasz begins to use his newly acquired skills in order to stalk, harass and ultimately control the Krasuckis.  360 Journalism Building Center for Slavic, East European and Eurasian Studies cseees@osu.edu America/New_York public

Join the Polish Studies Initiative (PSI) and POLISH 5194 for a special five-part film series showcasing both classics and new works of Polish cinema. All screenings will take place in 360 Journalism Building. Please send questions to PSI program coordinator, Alicia Baca (baca.31@osu.edu). Discussion will follow each film screening.

The Hater/Hejter (2020, dir. Mateusz Pacewicz)

Tomasz Giemza, a disgraced law student obsessed with the progressive, upper-class Krasucki family, takes a job at a public relations company. What seemed like just another assignment turns out to be a quickly developing troll farm, where he excels in the business of spreading fake news and online hatred targeting famous personalities, internet celebrities and politicians. With time, Tomasz begins to use his newly acquired skills in order to stalk, harass and ultimately control the Krasuckis.