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Persona non grata (2005)

Not Rated | | Drama | 9 September 2005 (Poland)
Wiktor, Polish ambassador to Uruguay, comes back home to attend his wife's funeral and face his old Russian friend, suspected of having an affair with Wiktor's deceased spouse.

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Krzysztof Zanussi
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Cast

Credited cast:
Zbigniew Zapasiewicz ... Wiktor
Nikita Mikhalkov ... Oleg
Jerzy Stuhr ... Polish attaché Radca
Remo Girone ... Italian Consul
Daniel Olbrychski
Andrzej Chyra ... New Consul
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Ryszard Barycz
Maria Bekker ... Oksana
Jacek Borcuch
Tadeusz Bradecki
Halina Golanko ... Helena Leszczynska
Marcin Kwasny
Lech Lotocki ... Inspector
Eugeniusz Priwieziencew ... Minister's assistant
Henryk Rogala Henryk Rogala ... Priest
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Wiktor, Polish ambassador to Uruguay, comes back home to attend his wife's funeral and face his old Russian friend, suspected of having an affair with Wiktor's deceased spouse.

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uruguay | foreign diplomat | See All (2) »

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Drama

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Not Rated | See all certifications »
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Poland | Italy | Russia | France

Language:

Polish | Russian | English | Spanish

Release Date:

9 September 2005 (Poland) See more »

Also Known As:

O anepithymitos See more »

Filming Locations:

Helenów, Mazowieckie, Poland See more »

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Be aware...
29 April 2009 | by avstralSee all my reviews

It's a bit strange, but I would like to comment on the synopsis by gleap1. Be aware -- there are a lot of serious mistakes (who plays which part) in it!!! First passage from the synopsis: "Wiktor is having trouble with his consulate staff back at the embassy. He knows the Consul (Remo Girone) is filing derogatory reports about him to Warsaw and returns to the embassy to find the Consul sitting at the ambassador's desk." It's not Remo Girone, but Jerzy Stuhr, who plays Radca, the attaché in Polish Embassy! Second passage from the synopsis: "A second Consul (Andrzej Chyra), sponsored by Wiktor, arrives with his beautiful Russian wife, Radca (Jerzy Stuhr)" New consul's wife's name is Oksana, role played by Maria Bekker. On the other hand, the first comment (from India) puts everything right. And I can agree, the film is really very impressive and intelligently fine.


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