Tag: Krzysztof Kieslowski

A Short Film About Killing (1988) 8.1

A Short Film About Killing (1988)

Storyline:The plot couldn't be simpler or its attack on capital punishment (and the act of killing in general) more direct - a senseless, violent, almost botched murder is followed by a cold, calculated, flawlessly pe...

Concert of Requests (1995) 5.7

Concert of Requests (1995)

Storyline:A young couple leave a lake campsite on motorbike at the same time as a bus full of youths. The boy accidently loses a tent along the road which is picked up by those in the bus who offer a trade of the tent...

Talking Heads (1980) 8

Talking Heads (1980)

Storyline:People of different age, profession and social status answer two simple questions: who they are and what they want from life.User Reviews: In 1980, the late Krzysztof Kieslowski interviewed a number of ordin...

Blind Chance (1987) 7.9

Blind Chance (1987)

Storyline:Witek runs after a train. Three variations follow on how such a seemingly banal incident could influence the rest of Witek's life. Written by Polish Cinema Database <http://info.fuw.edu.pl...

Camera Buff (1979) 7.9

Camera Buff (1979)

Storyline:Filip buys an eight-millimetre movie camera when his first child is born. Because it's the first camera in town, he's named official photographer by the local Party boss. His horizons widen when he is sent t...

The Scar (1976) 6.7

The Scar (1976)

Storyline:1970. After discussions and dishonest negotiations, a decision is taken as to where a large new chemical factory is to be built and Bednarz, an honest Party man, is put in charge of the construction. He used...

No End (1985) 7.5

No End (1985)

Storyline:It's 1982: Poland is under martial law, and Solidarity is banned. Ulla, a translator working on Orwell, suddenly loses her husband, Antek, an attorney. She is possessed by her grief, and Antek continues to a...

The Double Life of Véronique (1991) 7.7

The Double Life of Véronique (1991)

Storyline:Véronique is a beautiful young French woman who aspires to be a renowned singer; Weronika lives in Poland, has a similar career goal and looks identical to Véronique, though the two are not related. The film...

Three Colors: Red (1994) 8.1

Three Colors: Red (1994)

Storyline:Valentine is a young model living in Geneva. Because of a dog she ran over, she meets a retired judge who spies his neighbours' phone calls, not for money but to feed his cynicism. The film is the story of r...

Three Colors: White (1994) 7.7

Three Colors: White (1994)

Storyline:Karol (Polish) marries Dominique (French) and moves to Paris. The marriage breaks down and Dominique divorces Karol, forcing him into the life of a metro beggar and eventually back to Poland. However, he nev...

Three Colors: Blue (1993) 8

Three Colors: Blue (1993)

Storyline:The first part of Kieslowski's trilogy on France's national motto: Liberty, Equality, and Fraternity. 'Blue' is the story of Julie who loses her husband, an acclaimed composer and her young daughter in a car...