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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 80 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 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.
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.
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.
Ashes and Diamonds
During the German occupation noble, bourgeois and worker's partisan groups lived in peace with another. On the first day of freedom they start to fight each other. In these fights is weaved a most tender love story. Dir: Andrzej Wajda With: Zbigniew Cybulski, Waclaw Zastrzezynski, Adam Pawlikowski Drama | War 103 mins.
An examination of the Soviet slaughter of thousands of Polish officers and citizens in the Katyn forest in 1940. Dir: Andrzej Wajda With: Andrzej Chyra, Maja Ostaszewska, Artur Zmijewski Drama | History | War 122 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.
As an aging woman married to a workaholic doctor by chance meets a young man who makes her feel young again. All of this is films by a director making a film about her which cuts in and out of the on camera and off camera drama. Dir: Andrzej Wajda With: Krystyna Janda, Pawel Szajda, Jan Englert 85 mins.
A Short Film About Love
19-year-old Tomek whiles away his lonely life by spying on his opposite neighbour Magda through binoculars... Dir: Krzysztof Kieslowski With: Grazyna Szapolowska, Olaf Lubaszenko, Stefania Iwinska Drama | Romance 86 mins.
In a future world, young people are increasingly becoming addicted to an illegal (and potentially deadly) battle simulation game called Avalon... Dir: Mamoru Oshii With: Malgorzata Foremniak, Wladyslaw Kowalski, Jerzy Gudejko Action | Drama | Fantasy | Sci-Fi | Thriller 107 mins.
A comedy about two young guys who escape from psychiatric hospital. With: Chandler Hill, Tracy Silver Action | Comedy 85 mins.
Two scientists are chosen as guinea pigs for a time experiment: they are placed in hibernation and should be brought back to life after three years... Dir: Juliusz Machulski With: Olgierd Lukaszewicz, Jerzy Stuhr, Bozena Stryjkówna Adventure | Comedy | Sci-Fi 120 mins.
On the Silver Globe
A small group of cosmic explorers, including a woman, leaves Earth to find freedom and start a new civilization... Dir: Andrzej Zulawski With: Andrzej Seweryn, Jerzy Trela, Grazyna Dylag Adventure | Fantasy | Sci-Fi 166 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.
Filip buys an 8mm movie camera when his first child is born. Because it's the first camera in town,... Dir: Krzysztof Kieslowski With: Jerzy Stuhr, Malgorzata Zabkowska, Ewa Pokas Drama 117 mins.
Day of the Wacko
It is a bitter story about a middle-aged man, who hates his life and other people, including himself... Dir: Marek Koterski With: Marek Kondrat, Janina Traczykówna, Andrzej Grabowski Comedy | Drama 93 mins.
In the Shadow
In the former Czechoslovakia, 1950s, police captain Hakl investigates a jewelery robbery. An opened safe deposit leads to a known burglar... Dir: David Ondrícek With: Ivan Trojan, Sebastian Koch, Sona Norisová Crime | Drama | Thriller 106 mins.
Dir: Piotr Weresniak With: Piotr Adamczyk, Bartosz Opania, Pawel Domagala Comedy 100 mins.
The Dark House
The story takes place in two parallel time planes. The first plot follows the events of one autumn night in 1978... Dir: Wojciech Smarzowski With: Arkadiusz Jakubik, Marian Dziedziel, Kinga Preis Crime | Drama | Thriller 105 mins.
A harrowing tale of survival centers on Rose, a Masurian woman, whose husband, a German soldier, was killed in the war... Dir: Wojciech Smarzowski With: Marcin Dorocinski, Agata Kulesza, Malwina Buss Drama | War 90 mins.
It's 1982: Poland is under martial law, and Solidarity is banned. Ulla, a translator working on Orwell... Dir: Krzysztof Kieslowski With: Grazyna Szapolowska, Maria Pakulnis, Aleksander Bardini Drama 109 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.
Battle of Warsaw 1920
The First Polish 3D Feature Film! Poland's winning battle against Soviet Russia as seen through the eyes of two young protagonists... Dir: Jerzy Hoffman With: Daniel Olbrychski, Natasza Urbanska, Borys Szyc Drama | History | Musical | Romance | War 115 mins.
Man of Iron
A worker becomes a "man of iron" forged by experience, a son comes to terms with his father, a couple fall in love... Dir: Andrzej Wajda With: Jerzy Radziwilowicz, Krystyna Janda, Marian Opania Drama | History 153 mins.
An idyllic summer job holiday in Spain suddenly turns traumatic for a couple of young Polish students in love. Dir: Jacek Borcuch With: Jakub Gierszal, Magdalena Berus, Ángela Molina Drama | Romance 95 mins.
All That I Love
Follows four friends in their quest to form a punk band. As workers protests sweep across the country... Dir: Jacek Borcuch With: Mateusz Kosciukiewicz, Olga Frycz, Jakub Gierszal Comedy | Drama | Music 95 mins.
Young Pharaoh Ramses XIII clashes with Egypt's clergy over influence on the affairs of the state and its coffers. Dir: Jerzy Kawalerowicz With: Jerzy Zelnik, Wieslawa Mazurkiewicz, Barbara Brylska Drama 180 mins.
During the 1655 war between Protestant Sweden and Catholic Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth some Polish-Lithuanian nobles side with Swedish king Charles X Gustav while others side with the Polish king Jan Kazimierz. Dir: Jerzy Hoffman With: Daniel Olbrychski, Malgorzata Braunek, Tadeusz Lomnicki Adventure | History | Romance | War 315 mins.
Mother Joan of the Angels
A priest is sent to a small parish in the Polish countryside which is believed to be under demonic possession and there he finds his own temptations awaiting. Dir: Jerzy Kawalerowicz With: Lucyna Winnicka, Mieczyslaw Voit, Anna Ciepielewska Drama | Horror | Mystery 110 mins.
The Debt is a gripping thriller about two entrepreneurs who become tangled in the web of a Russian thug... Dir: Krzysztof Krauze With: Robert Gonera, Jacek Borcuch, Andrzej Chyra Drama | Crime | Thriller 106 mins.
During the Prussian army's invasion to Poland in 1793, a young Polish nobleman Jakub is saved from the... Dir: Andrzej Zulawski With: Malgorzata Braunek, Michal Grudzinski, Iga Mayr Drama | Horror 119 mins.
Man of Marble
In 1976, a young woman in Krakow is making her diploma film, looking behind the scenes at the life of a 1950s bricklayer... Dir: Andrzej Wajda With: Krystyna Janda, Jerzy Radziwilowicz, Tadeusz Lomnicki Drama 165 mins.
In the spring of 1944 in Poland, near the end of WWII, Janina faces a huge change in her life when her... Dir: Jan Kidawa-Blonski With: Magdalena Boczarska, Julia Pogrebinska, Tomasz Kot Drama
A tale of a young impoverished nobleman, who with his uncle returns from a war against the order of the Teutonic Knights in Lithuania... Dir: Aleksander Ford With: Urszula Modrzynska, Grazyna Staniszewska, Andrzej Szalawski Adventure | Drama | History | Romance | War 166 mins.
Marcus Vinicius meets Lygia in Rome and falls in love. But she is Christian and doesn't want anything to do with him... Dir: Jerzy Kawalerowicz With: Pawel Delag, Magdalena Mielcarz, Boguslaw Linda Drama 165 mins.
The main character is the manager of a sport club, nicknamed "Teddy Bear" by his friends and acquaintances... Dir: Stanislaw Bareja With: Stanislaw Tym, Barbara Burska, Christine Paul-Podlasky Comedy 111 mins.
A symbolic depiction of hell on Earth, set in the last days of the Warsaw uprising in 1944. Lieutenant... Dir: Andrzej Wajda With: Teresa Izewska, Tadeusz Janczar, Wienczyslaw Glinski Drama | War 91 mins.
Love and Dance
Dir: Bruce Parramore With: Mateusz Damiecki, Izabella Miko, Violetta Arlak Romance 118 mins.
1939 Battle of Westerplatte
September 1st, 1939. German battleship Schleswig-Holstein marks the start of World War II by firing on the garrison stationed at the Westerplatte peninsula in Poland. Dir: Pawel Chochlew With: Michal Zebrowski, Robert Zoledziewski, Jan Englert Drama | History | War 118 mins.
The last film of Andrzej Munk, who died in a crash during the filming. A German woman on a ship coming... Dir: Andrzej Munk, Witold Lesiewicz With: Aleksandra Slaska, Anna Ciepielewska, Janusz Bylczynski Drama | History | War 62 mins.
Lauf Junge lauf
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: Rainer Bock, Jeanette Hain, Itay Tiran Action | Drama | War 112 mins.
The Third Part of the Night
Set during the occupation of Poland during World War II. Some German soldiers, slaughter a woman, her son and daughter-in-law... Dir: Andrzej Zulawski With: Malgorzata Braunek, Leszek Teleszynski, Jan Nowicki Drama | Horror | War 105 mins.
Account of the last days of life of the legendary Polish pedagogue Janusz Korczak and his heroic dedication... Dir: Andrzej Wajda With: Wojciech Pszoniak, Ewa Dalkowska, Teresa Budzisz-Krzyzanowska Biography | Drama 115 mins.
A story about the rise and fall of Zyga - a Polish kid in his early twenties, who wants to take charge of his life after the fall of communism, but in a time of chaos and moral anarchy, unwillingly becomes a gangster. Dir: Piotr Mularuk With: Jakub Gierszal, Krzysztof Skonieczny, Jakub Kamienski Action | Crime | Drama 113 mins.
Dir: Janusz Nasfeter With: Bozena Fedorczyk, Grazyna Michalska, Roman Mosior 79 mins.
The Saragossa Manuscript
In the Napoleonic wars, an officer finds an old book that relates his grandfather's story, Alfons van Worden... Dir: Wojciech Has With: Zbigniew Cybulski, Iga Cembrzynska, Elzbieta Czyzewska Adventure | Drama | Fantasy | Mystery 182 mins.