A middle-aged man sets out on a symbolic journey through past, present, and future to learn why an old friend committed suicide, and learns much about his own life along the way.
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Rekopis znaleziony w Saragossie / The Saragossa Manuscript (1965) Wojciech Has, Zbigniew Cybulski, Iga Cembrzynska, Elzbieta Czyzewska, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Upon finding a book that relates his grandfather’s story, an officer ventures through Spain meeting a wide array of characters, most of whom have a story of their own to tell.
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Warsaw, night, a club by the river. Ojka – young and beautiful prostitute runs out to the parking lot. Wolski-fat, aging politician follows her, lured by her charm. Read More »
Królowa aniolów (1999) Mariusz Grzegorzek, Gabriela Muskala, Mariusz Jakus, Zofia Rysiówna, Drama, Romance
The film takes place in two spaces of time. Modern history tells the story of a passing relationship crisis doctor James with her teacher Maria. Read More »
Blekitny krzyz / Men of Blue Cross (1955) Andrzej Munk, Gustaw Holoubek, Stanislaw Byrcyn-Gasienica, Tadeusz Gasienica-Giewont, Drama, War
The final film produced by Warsaw’s Documentary Film Studio is an epic re-enactment of a treacherous mission by the Voluntary Tatra Mountain Rescue Service Read More »
Pingwin (1965) Jerzy Stefan Stawinski, Andrzej Kozak, Krystyna Konarska, Zbigniew Cybulski, Drama, Romance
A shy Warsaw university student is in love with a girl who pays no attention to him. Change comes after her intimate love letters are read publicly at a party.
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Córki dancingu / The Lure (2015) Agnieszka Smoczynska, Marta Mazurek, Michalina Olszanska, Kinga Preis, Comedy, Drama, Horror
One dark night, at water’s edge, a family of musicians encounter aquatic sirens Silver and Golden. Read More »
Rozwodów nie bedzie / There Will Be No Divorces (1964) Jerzy Stefan Stawinski, Marta Lipinska, Wladyslaw Kowalski, Teresa Tuszynska, Comedy, Romance
The protagonists of the first stories are Tom and Alina. We are getting ready for the wedding. He comes to the Registry Office from work. Read More »
In what appears to be an inexplicable incident, a man drives up to a resort hotel in midwinter, throws away his car keys, enters Read More »
Between Two Fires (2010) Agnieszka Lukasiak, Magdalena Poplawska, Simon Kassianides, Kamila Nowysz, Drama, Romance, Thriller
A young mother with her daughter escapes child trafficking in their home country Belarus just to end up in a refugee camp in northern Sweden. Read More »