Most Popular Polish-Language Feature Films
Anna, a young novitiate nun in 1960s Poland, is on the verge of taking her vows when she discovers a dark family secret dating back to the years of the Nazi occupation. Dir: Pawel Pawlikowski With: Agata Kulesza, Agata Trzebuchowska, Dawid Ogrodnik Drama 82 mins.
After suffering extreme humiliation at school, Dominik holes himself up in his room and begins spending all his time in a virtual reality chat room. Dir: Jan Komasa With: Jakub Gierszal, Roma Gasiorowska, Agata Kulesza Animation | Drama | Thriller 110 mins.
A dramatization of one man's rescue of Jewish refugees in the Nazi-occupied Polish city of Lvov. Dir: Agnieszka Holland With: Robert Wieckiewicz, Benno Fürmann, Agnieszka Grochowska Drama | War 145 mins.
The most spectacular Polish spy of the Cold War era, colonel Ryszard Kuklinski, informs Americans about the communist block's top secrets in the face of the upcoming martial law. Dir: Wladyslaw Pasikowski With: Marcin Dorocinski, Maja Ostaszewska, Patrick Wilson Action | Biography | Crime | Drama | Mystery 128 mins.
Three Colors: White
Second of a trilogy of films dealing with contemporary French society shows a Polish immigrant who wants to get even with his former wife. Dir: Krzysztof Kieslowski With: Zbigniew Zamachowski, Julie Delpy, Janusz Gajos Comedy | Drama | Mystery | Romance 91 mins.
A bridegroom is possessed by an unquiet spirit in the midst of his own wedding celebration, in this clever take on the Jewish legend of the dybbuk. Dir: Marcin Wrona With: Itay Tiran, Agnieszka Zulewska, Andrzej Grabowski Thriller 94 mins.
The lives of several Varsovians are intertwined for just 11 minutes. These minutes turn out to be crucial for their ultimate fate. Dir: Jerzy Skolimowski With: Richard Dormer, Paulina Chapko, Wojciech Mecwaldowski Drama | Thriller 81 mins.
A pair of mermaid sisters find themselves caught in a love triangle when they fall for the same man. Dir: Agnieszka Smoczynska With: Marta Mazurek, Michalina Olszanska, Kinga Preis Musical 92 mins.
Knife in the Water
On their way to a sailing trip, an aging husband and wife invite along an emphatic young hitchhiker out of sheer patronization. Dir: Roman Polanski With: Leon Niemczyk, Jolanta Umecka, Zygmunt Malanowicz Drama | Thriller 94 mins.
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Srulik, an eight-year-old boy, flees from the Warsaw ghetto in 1942. He attempts to survive, at first alone in the forest... Dir: Pepe Danquart With: Andrzej Tkacz, Kamil Tkacz, Elisabeth Duda Action | Drama | War 112 mins.