A renowned surgeon, abandoned by his wife and daughter, gets robbed and loses his memory. Wandering around the countryside, he becomes a village healer and performs operations.

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Prof. Rafal Wilczur, alias Antoni Kosiba
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Beata Wilczurowa, wife / Maria Wilczurówna, daughter
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Leszek Czynski
Stefan Hnydzinski ...
Wojdyllo
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Dr. Dobraniecki
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Florentyna Szkopkowa
Romuald Gierasienski ...
Franek, the usher (as R. Gierasienski)
Stanislaw Grolicki ...
Prokop, father
Wlodzimierz Lozinski ...
Wasyl Prokop
Wojciech Brydzinski ...
Father Czynski
Wanda Jarszewska ...
Mother Czynska
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Dr. Pawlicki
Marian Wyrzykowski ...
Janek, lover
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Jemiol
Zygmunt Biesiadecki ...
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A renowned surgeon, abandoned by his wife and daughter, gets robbed and loses his memory. Wandering around the countryside, he becomes a village healer and performs operations.

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20 February 1938 (USA)  »

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