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Tag Archives: Jan Jakub Kolski
Historia kina w Popielawach / History of Cinema in Popielawy (1998) Jan Jakub Kolski, Krzysztof Majchrzak, Bartosz Opania, Grazyna Blecka-Kolska, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
“Historia kina w Popielawach” is a bucolic familiar tale, full of irony and heavily intertwined with the invention of the motion picture. The narrator is a boy of ten years, during the sixties, traveling from town to visit the village of his grandfather, Popielawy. About a hundred years ago – nearly a quarter of a century before Edison and the Lumiere brothers – the village blacksmith invented a cinematic apparatus with which he was able to project images drawn in the bladders of fish and pigs, making them “come alive”. One hundred years later, the great grandson of a blacksmith Szustek is determined to rebuild the machine from its ancestor, despite the opposition of his father.
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Daleko od okna / Keep Away from the Window (2000) Jan Jakub Kolski, Dorota Landowska, Dominika Ostalowska, Bartosz Opania, Drama
Second World War. In a small village a couple fails to conceive. One day the man brings home to hide a Jewish woman whose family was murdered. The wardrobe that hides the fugitive is becoming obsessed wife until the worst happens to her, the husband leaves the Jewish pregnant …
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