#3 Wigilia

On Christmas Eve a lonely Polish woman prepares for a traditional celebration but is disturbed by the arrival of an unexpected visitor.

 

Glasgow. 2 people alone on Christmas Eve: Agata and Robbie. Agata wants to recreate a traditional Polish Wigilia* and knows one of the posh flats she cleans is empty over Christmas. She prepares 12 dishes of food and sets the dining table leaving one ‘empty’ place for the Unexpected Pilgrim.

 

She’s alone until the unexpected arrival of Robbie. His girlfriend has thrown him out but knowing his brother & family are away for the holidays he seeks refuge in the ‘empty’ flat. She wants to imagine a traditional Polish “Wigilia” with her family. He’s a musician, down on his luck and needs to eat. They both need sanctuary at Christmas.

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We're delighted that you can now watch TF3 'Wigilia' on Amazon Prime.

You can watch here:

https://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/video/detail/B01MUC3FMH

December 21, 2016

Thanks to everyone who came along to our Wigilia alternative Christmas film at GMAC, and our alternative Christmas party at Mono.

Colin McLaren, scriptwriter for The Legend of Barney Thompson called the film 'phenomenal' and he probably liked the Tunnock's Teacakes and traditional Polish food too.  And we ended up having to have two screenings.

Thanks to everyone at GMAC and Mono!

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