Syrenka: Legend of the Warsaw Mermaid is a hand-drawn animated short film featuring a historic symbol of
Polish identity and resilience, the warrior Mermaid of Warsaw, framed through a Canadian feminist lens.
On the banks of the Vistula River, a mermaid and a bar matron face off against gendered power.
Through an emblematic confrontation with a young fisherman, they tear at the net of prevailing misogyny.
PRODUCED WITH THE SUPPORT OF
Copyright 2023 Syrenka Film Inc., all rights reserved.