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Landscape After Battle (1970)

Krajobraz po bitwie (original title)
Film opens with the mad rush of haphazard freedom as the concentration camps are liberated. Men are trying to grab food, change clothes, bury their tormentors they find alive. Then they are... See full summary »

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Andrzej Wajda
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Daniel Olbrychski ... Tadeusz
Stanislawa Celinska ... Nina
Aleksander Bardini ... Profesor
Tadeusz Janczar ... Karol
Zygmunt Malanowicz ... ksiadz Redaktor
Mieczyslaw Stoor ... Chorazy
Leszek Drogosz Leszek Drogosz ... Tolek
Stefan Friedmann ... Cygan
Jerzy Oblamski ... Wiezien
Jerzy Zelnik ... Komendant amerykanski
Malgorzata Braunek ... Niemka na rowerze
Anna German ... Amerykanka
Agnieszka Perepeczko ... kolezanka Niny (as Agnieszka Fitkau)
Alina Szpak Alina Szpak ... Nemka w koszarach (as Alina Szpakówna)
Józef Pieracki ... Kucharz
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Film opens with the mad rush of haphazard freedom as the concentration camps are liberated. Men are trying to grab food, change clothes, bury their tormentors they find alive. Then they are herded into other camps as the Allies try to devise policy to control the situation. A young poet who cannot quite find himself in this new situation, meets a headstrong Jewish young girl who wants him to run off with her, to the West. He cannot cope with her growing demands for affection, while still harboring the hatred for the Germans and disdain for his fellow men who quickly revert to petty enmities. Written by Polish Cinema Database <http://info.fuw.edu.pl/Filmy/>

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Drama | History | Romance | War

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Country:

Poland

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Polish | English

Release Date:

8 September 1970 (Poland) See more »

Also Known As:

Landscape After Battle See more »

Filming Locations:

Poland

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Mono

Color:

Color (Eastmancolor)
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Tadeusz: It's the living who're always right, not the dead.
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end of myth
3 September 2003 | by lszyposzynski@yahoo.comSee all my reviews

there is one of the best movies directed by andrzej wajda,that story told about young writer who is seekin' his place after a second war(he's survive german camp).excellent true atmosphere(action goes in camp for displaced placed),main hero(played by one of the best polish actor daniel olbrychski) finally fall in love ,but unfortunately his lady has been killed .there was beautiful scene,when he is talking with american soldier and says (about death his girl)"nothing is happen,simply you're shootin' to us now... he's condition of soul has been destroyed. 10/10


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