The Best Fireworks Ever


Najpiękniejsze fajerwerki ever

Directed by Aleksandra Terpińska
Poland | 30 minutes | 2017 | Polish

In a contemporary world in one of the European cities, three friends as they face a military conflict in their country, must modify their plans for the future.

Director: Aleksandra Terpińska
Cinematography: Michał Dymek
Editing: Magdalena Chowańska
Production: Studio Munka
Executive producer: Beata Rzeźniczek

Cast: Justyna Wasilewska, Piotr Polak, Malwina Buss, Andrzej Konopka, Maciej Nawrocki, Artur Krajweski

  • Aleksandra Terpińska
    Aleksandra Terpińska

Festivals & Awards
Cannes’ Semaine de la Critique – Canal+ Award
Telluride Film Festival

Aleksandra Terpińska

Polish filmmaker based in Warsaw. Director and screenwriter of short films, commercials and music videos. Studied Directing at the University of Silesia in Katowice, and Psychology at the University of Wroclaw. She has made several short films – CHICKEN, ALL SOULS’ DAY, AMERICA, THE BEST FIREWORKS EVER– and a documentary – CZECH SWAN.

Her film AMERICA (2015) recived 16 awards including Golden Horseman of the Youth Jury at Filmfest Dresden, Best Short Film at Sehsuchte International Student Film Festival in Potsdam, Golden Tadpole at Camerimage IFF, Early Bird Grand Award in Bulgaria and The Flaming Faun at Shnit International Shortfilm Festival. Her previous film All Souls’ Day was selected on over 100 film festivals among them San Sebastian, Palm Springs, Los Angeles, Edinburgh, Clermont-Ferrand. It received 16 awards, including Grand Prix at Short Film Festival in Drama, Best Short Film at Cottbus Film Festival and PFI and Mastershot Award at Camerimage IFF.

2021 Other People, feature in production
2017 The Best Fireworks Ever, short
2015 America, short
2015 Czech Swan, documentary
2013 Chicken, short
2012 All Souls’ Day, short