Despite being in love with a Ukrainian boy from the same village, Polish girl named Zosia is forced into marrying a wealthy widower. Soon World War II begins and ethnic tensions arise. Amidst the war chaos Zosia tries to survive.
The story of a well-known artistic family: legendary painter Zdzislaw Beksinski, his wife Zofia and their son Tomasz, a highly-praised music critic and translator. Their lives were far from being usual.
Jan P. Matuszynski
Set in Warsaw in 1930's. After six years in jail, framed for bank robbery by an accomplice, the legendary Kwinto has only revenge on his mind. He is a safecracker in the old style, a thief ... See full summary »
A passionate love story between two people of different backgrounds and temperaments, who are fatefully mismatched, set against the background of the Cold War in the 1950s in Poland, Berlin, Yugoslavia and Paris.
The story of the first or second silezian uprise. After WW I, arises the dispute between Germany and the freshly resurrected Poland about to whom should belong Silezia, a rich, industrial region. The inhabitants are divided between those who consider themselves Polish, German and Silezian. The first start an armed revolt, the German authorities are fighting it with success. Told from the Polish point of view. A masterpiece by K.Kutz, the most "silezian" from the polish directors. A good film, about a very disputed piece of land in the heart of central Europe.
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