MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 57,523 this week

Murarz (1973)

6.6
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.6/10 from 133 users  
Reviews: 2 user

Add a Plot

0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

list image
a list of 14 titles
created 02 Apr 2011
 
a list of 261 titles
created 01 May 2011
 
list image
a list of 1541 titles
created 01 Sep 2012
 
list image
a list of 120 titles
created 7 months ago
 
a list of 2289 titles
created 1 month ago
 

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Murarz (1973)

Murarz (1973) on IMDb 6.6/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Murarz.
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
Jozef Malesa ...
Himself
Edit

Storyline

Add Full Plot | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Documentary | Short

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

14 March 2010 (Greece)  »

Also Known As:

Murarz  »

Filming Locations:


Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Committed worker failed by the Party once again.
7 April 2006 | by (New York) – See all my reviews

A bit of color for once, all the better to see the red flags with, not to mention the obvious aerial file footage of Warsaw. The story concerns Jozef Malesa, the mason or bricklayer of the title. He was once the darling of the party, the son of two old party activists, a worker of heroic reputation, his own commitment to The Movement unquestioned. He was chosen to be destined for great things, specially educated and pushed forward to positions of responsibility in the Party. Eventually he decides, because of the ethical pressures which he feels from the obstructionism of the bureaucracy from above, he asks to return to be a simple bricklayer. He is disturbed with the way the Party deals with people, especially their lack of direct contact. He thinks workers know better than the leadership many times but that's not the way power flows. He is uncomfortable with the compromises to his idealism. He remains committed to social justice and joins his friends for the May Day rally where his comfort and confidence in his place in society cause him to defer to no man, certainly no rat faced men in overcoats with red armbands. His great pleasure in life moreover is laying brick. He finds the work satisfying and fulfilling which is why he was such an obviously superior worker in the first place.


5 of 5 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss Murarz (1973) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page