Tag: Poland

25 lat niewinnosci. Sprawa Tomka Komendy (2020) 7.6

25 lat niewinnosci. Sprawa Tomka Komendy (2020)

Storyline:The ordinary life of Tomasz Komenda is turned upside down when he is wrongly accused of brutal murder and sentenced to 25 years in prison.User Reviews:

The Saragossa Manuscript (1965) 7.9

The Saragossa Manuscript (1965)

Storyline:In the Napoleonic wars, an officer finds an old book that relates his grandfather's story, Alfons van Worden, captain in the Walloon guard. A man of honor and courage, he seeks the shortest route through the...

Zieja (2020) 6.5

Zieja (2020)

Storyline:The 70s. A Security Service Major wishes to "buy" gullible priest Zieja and turn him into an agent who will discredit the opposition. The priest's interrogations become a natural pretext for a journey throug...

Blindness (2016) 5.6

Blindness (2016)

Storyline:The film shows an obscure episode from the life of a Stalinist criminal - Colonel of the Office of Public Security, Julia Brystiger. Her nickname was "Bloody Luna" because during interrogations she tortured ...

Man of Marble (1977) 7.8

Man of Marble (1977)

Storyline:In 1976, a young woman in Krakow is making her diploma film, looking behind the scenes at the life of a 1950s bricklayer, Birkut, who was briefly a proletariat hero, at how that heroism was created, and what...

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...

Workshop Exercises (1987) 7

Workshop Exercises (1987)

Storyline:TV reporters conduct a street survey, asking random people "How are the youths of today?". This brief collection of opinions unexpectedly turns into powerful study of media manipulation.User Reviews: Some qu...

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...

Nobody Sleeps in the Woods Tonight (2020) 4.9

Nobody Sleeps in the Woods Tonight (2020)

Storyline:A group of technology-dependent teenagers goes to - offline camp. Common hiking in the woods without access to smartphones will not end, however, as planned by the organizers. They will have to fight for rea...

In the Name Of (2013) 6.6

In the Name Of (2013)

Storyline:Adam, a Catholic priest who discovered his calling as a servant of God at the relatively late age of 21, now lives in a village in rural Poland working with behavioral problem teens who fight and yell abuses...

Passenger (1963) 7.5

Passenger (1963)

Storyline:The last film of Andrzej Munk, who died in a crash during the filming. A German woman on a ship coming back to Europe notices a face of another woman which brings recollections from the past. She tells her h...

Bunny and the Bull (2009) 6.7

Bunny and the Bull (2009)

Storyline:Stephen has agoraphobia and, in the flat he won't leave, meticulously labels and stores everything from nail clippings to urine. In long flashbacks we see a trip to the continent he took with his only friend...

The Structure of Crystal (1969) 7.2

The Structure of Crystal (1969)

Storyline:Jan and Marek used to study physics together but after graduation their paths were different. Jan got married and moved to the countryside. Marek stayed in Warsaw and now wants to persuade Jan to follow his ...

Swiadectwo urodzenia (1961) 7.5

Swiadectwo urodzenia (1961)

Storyline:Three episodes dealing with the harsh situation of children at the time of war. They stay at orphanages, wait for their parents to come back, help the soldiers, hide in the forests and do their best to survi...

Fuga (2018) 6.4

Fuga (2018)

Storyline:Alicja suffers from memory loss and has rebuilt her own free spirited way of life. Two years later, she returns to her former family to assume against her will her role as wife, mother and daughter. Her estr...

Swiety interes (2010) 4.7

Swiety interes (2010)

Storyline:Two brothers inherit an old car which is said to have belonged to bishop Karol Wojtyla, better known as John Paul II. The car is soon considered miraculous, and both men perceive it as a chance for a better ...

Mug (2018) 6.4

Mug (2018)

Storyline:A man undergoes a face transplant and experiences ensuing identity issues.User Reviews: Superb morality play mixed with dark comedy, as well as a fascinating and unvarnished look into the social mores of rur...

The Ashes (1965) 7

The Ashes (1965)

Storyline:Set in the time of Napoleon wars, shows how the wars swept over the unfortunate Polish country at the beginning of the 19th century. Story revolves around the Polish legion under command of General Dabrowski...

The Last Day of Summer (1958) 7

The Last Day of Summer (1958)

Storyline:A young man meets a middle-aged woman at a deserted beach. Will they overcome their personal and wartime traumas and find a way to stay together?User Reviews: A young woman spends the last day of her summer ...

M jak milosc (TV Series 2000– ) 2.6

M jak milosc (TV Series 2000– )

Storyline:Another story of a big family whose life is full of problems and unexpected changes. Barbara and Lucjan are about 60-years-old. They have three daughters and one son. But the truth is that the oldest one, al...

Jak zostalem gangsterem. Historia prawdziwa (2019) 7.1

Jak zostalem gangsterem. Historia prawdziwa (2019)

Storyline:A polish gangster discovers the senselessness of his life.User Reviews: And not directed by pathetic moron Vega. Nice story with a twist.

Mr. Jones (2019) 6.8

Mr. Jones (2019)

Storyline:Based on real events, the dramatic thriller "Gareth Jones" chronicles a British investigative journalist as he travels deep into the Soviet Union to uncover an international conspiracy. His life-or-death jou...

Pharaoh (1966) 7.5

Pharaoh (1966)

Storyline:Young Pharaoh Ramses XIII clashes with Egypt's clergy over influence on the affairs of the state and its coffers.User Reviews: This is the kind of movies which impression lasts more than you may expect. That...