A film about the power of thousands, the courage of hundreds and friendship of a few, thanks to whom a change of fate of millions became possible.It is the beginning of a very cold winter of 1981 in Lower Silesia, Poland. A...
The film tells the story of Maria Sosnowska and her 30-year-old son Jan, who live in a poor neighbourhood of a big city. They family have financial problems, because Jan does not have a steady job. When Maria gets a job offer,...
Krzysztof Kieślowski was a documentary and feature film director,
a graduate of the Łódź Film School and a winner of numerous Polish and
international awards for his films including the Oscar nomination, Cesar, Felix
Krzysztof Zanussi is considered to be one of the
greatest Polish film directors. His movies are always unique, original and
above all filled with shrewd observation and reflection. The director focuses
on morality, psychology...
Sawicki is a respected citizen. One day he finds a camel in his yard and decides to keep the animal
as a pet. The camel starts to arise many controversies. The authorities want to impose a special tax
An intimate and moving story about love, death and solitude. The action
of the film is set around 1920 in the pre-war Poland. Bolesław, a forester,
dwells in a cottage hidden deep in the forest. His wife’s death totally...
A full of twists and turns comedy about love and
relationships. Karol, a full-time womanizer, is convicted of his irresistible
appeal. He decides to take part in a popular TV show Blind Date. Majka, who
just broke up with his...
The film shows an
obscure episode from the life of a Stalinist criminal Colonel of the Office of
Public Security, Julia Brystiger. Her nickname was “Bloody Luna” because during
interrogations she tortured prisoners with extreme...
could be a better way of depicting a biography of a cabaret and movie star than
a musical drama? Glitter, scandals, roaring twenties’ music and amazing acting:
the film contains all that and much more.
is a young orphaned son of a school teacher. He arrives at the seaside to look
for a job in a newly built port of Gdynia. It is early 1923 and a lot of people
from the whole Poland go there, hoping to achieve...
Kwiatkowski is a surgeon for the Polish army who successfully operates on a
secret political police colonel in the barracks hospital. As a reward, he is
given a week off by his grateful patient. Together with his...
is considered to be one of the greatest Polish film directors. His movies are
always unique, original and above all filled with shrewd observation and
reflection. The director focuses on morality, psychology...
A beautiful seventeen-year-old Małgorzata, a daughter of a poor widow, lives in a small village among the lakes. She is raised up in a catholic family and her main duty is to tend the cattle. One day when the girl takes a bath...
Gentle Edi and his friend Jurek work as scrap-metal pickers in a grimy
urban area. They spend their money on vodka. Interestingly, in the hovel they
share at the edge of town, Edi’s most valuable possession is a library of...
The movie is
bitter-sweet morality play on human nature. It is a realistic image of people
who are trying to solve problems the only way they know. They do not realize
that the help they need is close and might be just behind...
is a member of a local gang. The man spends his time mugging people and robbing
shops. One night, encouraged by the gang members, Stan rapes a young girl
Joanna. Then while running away from
police, he breaks...
A biography of St.
Maria Faustina Kowalska. Helena Kowalska was born in 1905 and as a child she
was very religious and dreamed of entering a convent. As a teenage girl she
could join the convent, but she had to bring a dowry...
A terrible crime
took place in a picturesque town in southeastern Poland. A naked body of a
social activist was dumped in a public place. The way the girl died suggests a
ritual murder. The local police led by Teodor Szacki,...