Horse Riders

  • 10 10
  • 2018
  • 19min
Horse Riders
  • Original Title: Krzy┼╝oki

Amidst Easter celebrations, Polish men embrace a wild, pagan tradition, blending the ancient with the spiritual in a visually stunning pilgrimage.

Horse Riders

Horse Riders - Polish men’s wild Easter pilgrimage

In the Polish village of Sternalice, a unique pagan custom unfolds alongside traditional Easter Sunday celebrations. Rough-looking men put aside their work tools, saddle wild horses, and embark on a humble pilgrimage before God.

This captivating documentary captures this ancient tradition through a visual and aural cacophony, weaving a stunning myth that bridges the gap between the old and the new.

The film immerses viewers in the raw, untamed spirit of the village, presenting a powerful and evocative portrayal of cultural heritage.

Anna Gawlita
Anna Gawlita Director

Production Companies

Kijora Film


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