As many women her age are approaching retirement, she’s pumping iron. Sporting eye shadow and pigtails, she’s worked for years to perfect her beefed up form. Her unconventional strength causes a stir. Yet she’s keen to shatter body clichés in her native Poland, while calling into question ideals of feminine beauty.
Our partners at 99.media followed the Polish national champion and finalist for the European weight-lifting championships in her daily life. The result is a seven-minute documentary that talks of fear, success and femininity. Introducing The Strongwoman.