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.
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.
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 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 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 Short Film About Love
An innocent virgin spies on his frontal neighbor and falls in love with her, thus starts using tricks on her which he hopes will lead to them meeting. Dir: Krzysztof Kieslowski With: Grazyna Szapolowska, Olaf Lubaszenko, Stefania Iwinska Drama | Romance 86 mins.
A Short Film About Killing
The plot couldn't be simpler or its attack on capital punishment (and the act of killing in general) more direct - a senseless... Dir: Krzysztof Kieslowski With: Miroslaw Baka, Krzysztof Globisz, Jan Tesarz Crime | Drama 84 mins.
Witek runs after a train. Three variations follow on how such a seemingly banal incident could influence the rest of Witek's life. Dir: Krzysztof Kieslowski With: Boguslaw Linda, Tadeusz Lomnicki, Zbigniew Zapasiewicz Drama 114 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.