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Interogation (Przesłuchanie)
Ryszard Cimek  |  Monday, Sep 1, 2008  |  No Comment
Interogation (Przesłuchanie)

1982, Poland, Ryszard Bugajski
Based on a true story reflecting the Stalinist terror of the early 1950s, Ryszard Bugajski’s harrowing film was banned under martial law in Poland and only became available after the director smuggled …

Man of Iron (Czlowiek z zelaza)
Ryszard Cimek  |  Monday, Sep 1, 2008  |  No Comment
Man of Iron (Czlowiek z zelaza)

1981, Poland, Andrzej Wajda
Fictionalized documentary capture’s rise of Poland’s Solidarity movement. Viewers interested in the human stories that make up history will be intrigued by this portrait of a government reporter covering events.
It depicts the …

Man of Marble (Czlowiek z marmuru)
Ryszard Cimek  |  Monday, Sep 1, 2008  |  No Comment
Man of Marble (Czlowiek z marmuru)

1976, Poland, Andrzej Wajda
Wajda explores the world of propaganda film, the glorification of the worker, and the reality that lies behind it. Birkut (played with total conviction by Jerzy Radzwilowicz) is built up as a …

The Pianist
Jamyang Norbu  |  Sunday, Aug 31, 2008  |  No Comment
The Pianist

2002, France, Poland, Germany and UK, Roman Polanski
An adaptation of concert pianist Wladyslaw Szpilman’s memoirs about his experiences in Nazi occupied Warsaw. Incredibly moving film. No heroics. Sometimes all you can really do is just …

Ashes and Diamonds (Popiól i diament)
Jamyang Norbu  |  Sunday, Aug 31, 2008  |  No Comment
Ashes and Diamonds (Popiól i diament)

Part III of a War Trilogy
1958, Poland, Andrzej Wajda. The final part of the trilogy features Cybulski (the Polish James Dean) as a fighter in the first days of peace waiting to assassinate a Communist …

Kanal
Jamyang Norbu  |  Sunday, Aug 31, 2008  |  No Comment
Kanal

Part II of a War Trilogy
1957, Poland, Andrzej Wajda
A group of partisans try to escape from the Nazis through the sewers of Warsaw. Very intense and dark but poetically uplifting at times.
See also A Generation …

A Generation (Pokolenie)
Jamyang Norbu  |  Sunday, Aug 31, 2008  |  No Comment
A Generation (Pokolenie)

Part I of a War Trilogy
1955, Poland, Andrzej Wajda
A film about the Polish underground and the Warsaw resistance; specifically the story of a youth resistance group. You could call it a propaganda film of sorts, …