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Life As a Fatal Sexually Transmitted Disease (2000)
"Zycie jako smiertelna choroba przenoszona droga plciowa" (original title)

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Credited cast:
Tomasz Berg
Tadeusz Bradecki ...
Monk Marek
Monika Krzywkowska ...
Pawel Okraska ...
Szymon Bobrowski ...
Aleksander Fabisiak ...
Redbad Klynstra ...
Xavier Schliwanski
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Marek Brodzki
French actress
Jacek Kadlubowski
Maria Klejdysz ...
Tomasz's grandmother
Krzysztof Kulinski


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8 September 2000 (Poland)  »

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La vida, una enfermedad mortal de transmisión sexual  »

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A wonderful meditation on the transcendence of life
29 October 2000 | by (Oak Park, IL) – See all my reviews

I was fortunate enough to view this film [and to participate in a Q&A with Mr. Zanussi] at the Chicago International Film Festival in October, 2000 and it profoundly moved me. The basic theme is hardly original: that there is more to life than what one can see and that it is not limited to our time on earth. However, as Mr Zanussi pointed out at the Festival, having been born in Poland in 1939 he has a more than passing familiarity with death, and in this film explores its significance. This he does with visual eloquence, grace and occasional wit in this film set in Poland and France.

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