Mid-level executive and middle-aged man, Stefan Bednarz (Franciszek Pieczka), is placed in charge of building a new chemical plant in his hometown of Olechów, Poland. The only problem, the people of Olechów don’t want the plant. There is a perfectly suitable wasteland nearby that would accommodate a chemical plant, but since a competing company owns that plot of land, Bednarz’s company will have to level a strip of forestland — the trees have been growing here for over 200 years — to build their plant. Bednarz is an honest man, one who believes in the Party and that this plant … Continue reading THE SCAR