Antoni, now 70, disheveled, jolts from his nightmare, riots in progress outside below his window.

Security Services brutally attack protestors - the past repeats in Warsaw.

Her face is dominated by the dark crescents beneath her eyes, she clutches herself as she walks, as if chilled.

ORSOLA: "You act like he understands you." ANTONI: "But he does. You underestimate animals, Orsola. They understand more than you know."