On 14 June 2014 the premiere of Paternoster by Helmut Kajzar in the Wrocławski Teatr Współczesny directed by Marek Fiedor took place. The member of the Academy of Young Scholars and Artists, Krzysztof Boczkowski, played the role of Uncle Jacuś.

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“Paternoster is a very simple story, even trite – says the director, Marek Fiedor – A person who was born «here» walks the earth and reaches a certain «there». He was born «here», and lives «there». Between «there» and «here» tension occurs. The question how will he deal with that arises. What does it imply? Does it and what about does it decide in life? This question is the essence of Kajzar’s work, also in Paternoster. In this sense art is a reflection of a certain process which has been taking place since mid 20th century and is related to the political, social and cultural changes which took place in Poland, in particular with the «social promotion» of the post-war era. Already in 19th century migration movements started but they had economic reasons and were associated with the creation of work force. While after the war new intelligentsia, social elite – also artistic was created. People with the baggage of tradition, beliefs, norms, values and customs were transferred into another place. The world ceases to be unanimous and stable, confusion related to identity is created. Also the question whether the world you left behind is a burden or source of force appears. This process takes place until today even though it has different reasons – it is more an expression of freedom of choice. In any case, even today we look at Józio, because it is not only a story of an artist. Many people encounter the dilemma whether the «father’s land» is one’s ball and chain or lost paradise? Of course the attempt to settle this alternative is false to the core; it only creates new mythology. But the discussion, working through the topic: or more precisely, the constant working through it is what counts”. [From the interview by Anna Pigoń with Marek Fiedor, “Gazeta Wrocławska,” 6 June 2014, quotation from

http://www.wteatrw.pl/index.php/przedstawienia/paternoster].