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 Drama | Thriller 110 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.
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 94 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 story of a young man discovering his homosexuality, while his girlfriend tries to cling onto him. Dir: Tomasz Wasilewski With: Mateusz Banasiuk, Marta Nieradkiewicz, Bartosz Gelner Drama | Romance 93 mins.
In the Name Of
Adam is a Catholic priest who discovered his calling as a servant of God at the relatively late age of 21... Dir: Malgorzata Szumowska With: Andrzej Chyra, Mateusz Kosciukiewicz, Lukasz Simlat Drama | Thriller 102 mins.
The Story of Sin
The teenage girl is first seen confessing and warned about having any impure thoughts or feelings. Her... Dir: Walerian Borowczyk With: Grazyna Dlugolecka, Jerzy Zelnik, Olgierd Lukaszewicz Drama 130 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.
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.