Argument About Basia

Argument About Basia

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name = Argument About Basia
title_orig = Awantura o Basię
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author = Kornel Makuszyński
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country = Poland
language = Polish
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genre = Novel
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media_type = Print (Hardback)
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"Argument About Basia" ( _pl. Awantura o Basię) is a Polish novel by Kornel Makuszyński. It was filmed twice - in 1959 and 1995 "(this time, also with a mini-series released in 1997)".

The book tells the story of a little girl, Basia, sent by train alone after her mother's death. When a piece of paper with an address of Basia's family is destroyed, Basia is taken by an actor who managed to read the address and takes the girl there. But he turns out to be wrong ...


1959 version

Black and white movie directed by Maria Kaniewska starred :

Małgorzata Piekarska "as Basia"
Jerzy Duszyński "as Mr Olszowski"
Ewa Krasnodębska "as Miss Olszańska"
Roman Niewiarowicz "as Walicki"
Mieczysław Gajda "as Szot"
and others


1995 version

Starring :

Agata Marciniak "as little Basia"
Paulina Tworzyańska "as teenage Basia"
Piotr Fronczewski "as Mr Olszowski"
Maria Gładkowska "as Miss Olszańska"
Andrzej Szczepkowski "as Walicki"
Jan Jankowski "as Szot"
and others

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