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Krzysztof Kieslowski: I'm So-So... (1996)

Director/Writer Krzysztof Kieslowski shares his views on life, people, politics and comments a little about some of his films in a very casual conversation.
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Krzysztof Kieslowski: I gave an eldrely couple a lift. We drove for a while, talking, the way one does. "Lucky thing it rained yesterday". Then she said: "It doesn't depend on us". She was a typical old woman. "The Lord decides these things. If He wants to it rain, it will rain. If He wants a draught, there will be a draught."
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Krzysztof Kieslowski: I'm So-So...
30 December 2011 | by (Portland OR) – See all my reviews

Those looking for an in-depth discussion of Kieslowski's films, especially the work he's most famous for, will be sorely disappointed. Only a few moments are spent on RED and THE DECALOGUE, and BLUE, WHITE and VERONIQUE are skipped over entirely. Slightly more time is spent on the early documentaries, CAMERA BUFF, BLIND CHANCE and the one feature I haven't seen yet, THE CALM. However, there is some insight into the man's attitudes and philosophies. As one would expect from knowing his work, his outlook is both cynical and hopeful... the feeling that humanity is essentially good but misguided. Some of the most interesting moments are when Kieslowski participates in the creation of the documentary. Less interesting is the gimmicky prologue in which a handful of professionals (doctor, priest, psychologist, clairvoyant, handwriting expert) analyze the director without the benefit of having met him.


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