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Dziga and His Brothers
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directed by Evgeniy Tsymbal, 1949-; produced by Sergey Selyanov, 1955-, CTB Film Company; performed by Dziga Vertov, 1896-1954, Mikhail Kaufman, 1897-1980 and Boris Kaufman, 1897-1980 (Harrington Park, NJ: Milestone Films, 2002), 56 mins,
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The fascinating and tumultuous lives of Mikhail, Boris and Denis Kaufman (better known as Dziga Vertov) are the focus of this powerful documentary. Using rare archival footage from Russian state film archives and private collections, the brothers' lives and art are traced from Bialystok to Moscow, Paris, and Holly...
directed by Evgeniy Tsymbal, 1949-; produced by Sergey Selyanov, 1955-, CTB Film Company; performed by Dziga Vertov, 1896-1954, Mikhail Kaufman, 1897-1980 and Boris Kaufman, 1897-1980 (Harrington Park, NJ: Milestone Films, 2002), 56 mins,
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A Film Unfinished
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directed by Yael Hersonski, fl. 2004-2011; produced by Itay Ken Tor, fl. 1999-2014 and Noemi Schory, fl. 2002-2011 (New York, NY: Oscilloscope Pictures, 2010), 1 hour 31 mins
This potent documentary uses a long-lost film reel to illustrate how the Nazis controlled images of Jewish life during World War II. Though the Nazis made a propaganda movie of contented Jews in the Warsaw ghetto, the missing spool exposes the truth. Director Yael Hersonski shows how the imagery was staged to dist...
directed by Yael Hersonski, fl. 2004-2011; produced by Itay Ken Tor, fl. 1999-2014 and Noemi Schory, fl. 2002-2011 (New York, NY: Oscilloscope Pictures, 2010), 1 hour 31 mins
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Ida
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directed by Pawel Pawlikowski, 1957-; produced by Piotr Dzieciol, 1950-, Ewa Puszczynska, fl. 2004 and Eric Abraham, fl. 1983, Canal+ Polska, Portobello Pictures, Phoenix Film Investments and Opus Film (Chicago, IL: Music Box Films, 2014), 1 hour 22 mins
From acclaimed director Pawel Pawlikowski (Last Resort, My Summer of Love) comes Ida, a moving and intimate drama about a young novitiate nun in 1960s Poland who, on the verge of taking her vows, makes a shocking discovery about her past.18-year old Anna (stunning newcomer Agata Trzebuchowska), a sheltered orphan...
directed by Pawel Pawlikowski, 1957-; produced by Piotr Dzieciol, 1950-, Ewa Puszczynska, fl. 2004 and Eric Abraham, fl. 1983, Canal+ Polska, Portobello Pictures, Phoenix Film Investments and Opus Film (Chicago, IL: Music Box Films, 2014), 1 hour 22 mins
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Kanal
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directed by Andrzej Wajda, 1926-; designed by Jerzy Szeski, 1920-1992; performed by Wienczyslaw Glinski, 1921-2007, Tadeusz Janczar, 1926-1997 and Teresa Izewska, 1933-1982 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1957), 1 hour 37 mins
'Watch them closely, for these are the last hours of their lives,' announces a narrator, foretelling the tragedy that unfolds as a war-ravaged company of Home Army resistance fighters tries to escape the Nazi onslaught through the sewers of Warsaw. Determined to survive, the men and women slog through the hellish...
directed by Andrzej Wajda, 1926-; designed by Jerzy Szeski, 1920-1992; performed by Wienczyslaw Glinski, 1921-2007, Tadeusz Janczar, 1926-1997 and Teresa Izewska, 1933-1982 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1957), 1 hour 37 mins
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The Big Animal
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directed by Jerzy Stuhr, 1947-; produced by Janusz Morgenstern, 1922-2011 and Sławomir Rogowski, 1957-, Telewizja Polska; performed by Jerzy Stuhr, 1947- and Anna Dymna, 1951- (Harrington Park, NJ: Milestone Films, 2000), 1 hour 14 mins,
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The Big Animal (Duze Zwierze) was scripted by the late Krzysztof Kieslowski, directed by star Jerzy Stuhr, and shot in shimmering black-and-white by cinematographer Pawel Edelman (Academy Award®-nominee for Roman Polanski's The Pianist). It is a lovely, passionate film that exposes greed and pettiness while celeb...

directed by Jerzy Stuhr, 1947-; produced by Janusz Morgenstern, 1922-2011 and Sławomir Rogowski, 1957-, Telewizja Polska; performed by Jerzy Stuhr, 1947- and Anna Dymna, 1951- (Harrington Park, NJ: Milestone Films, 2000), 1 hour 14 mins,
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The Double Life of Veronique
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directed by Krzysztof Kieslowski, 1941-1996; designed by Laurence Brignon, fl. 1991, Claudia Fellous, fl. 1991 and Elzbieta Radke, fl. 1991; produced by Jerzy Gudejko, 1958-, Canal+, Sidéral Productions, Zespol Filmowy "Tor" and Norsk Film; performed by Irène Jacob, 1966-, Philippe Volter, 1959-2005, Sandrine Dumas, 1963-, Halina Gryglaszewska, 1917-2010, Wladyslaw Kowalski, 1936-, Jerzy Gudejko, 1958- and Claude Duneton, 1935-2012 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1991), 1 hour 38 mins
Krzysztof Kieslowski's international breakthrough remains one of his most beloved films, a ravishing, mysterious rumination on identity, love, and human intuition. Irene Jacob is incandescent as both Weronika, a Polish choir soprano, and her double, Veronique, a French music teacher. Though unknown to each other,...
directed by Krzysztof Kieslowski, 1941-1996; designed by Laurence Brignon, fl. 1991, Claudia Fellous, fl. 1991 and Elzbieta Radke, fl. 1991; produced by Jerzy Gudejko, 1958-, Canal+, Sidéral Productions, Zespol Filmowy "Tor" and Norsk Film; performed by Irène Jacob, 1966-, Philippe Volter, 1959-2005, Sandrine Dumas, 1963-, Halina Gryglaszewska, 1917-2010, Wladyslaw Kowalski, 1936-, Jerzy Gudejko, 1958- and Claude Duneton, 1935-2012 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1991), 1 hour 38 mins
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A Generation
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directed by Andrzej Wajda, 1926-; designed by Jerzy Szeski, 1920-1992; produced by Zespól Filmowy "Kadr"; performed by Tadeusz Lomnicki, 1927-1992, Urszula Modrzynska, 1928-2010, Tadeusz Janczar, 1926-1997, Roman Polanski, 1933-, Janusz Paluszkiewicz, 1912-1990 and Ryszard Kotys, 1932- (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1955), 1 hour 27 mins
Stach is a wayward teen living in squalor on the outskirts of Nazi-occupied Warsaw. Guided by an avuncular Communist organizer, he is introduced to the underground resistance — and to the beautiful Dorota. Soon he is engaged in dangerous efforts to fight oppression and indignity, maturing as he assumes responsib...
directed by Andrzej Wajda, 1926-; designed by Jerzy Szeski, 1920-1992; produced by Zespól Filmowy "Kadr"; performed by Tadeusz Lomnicki, 1927-1992, Urszula Modrzynska, 1928-2010, Tadeusz Janczar, 1926-1997, Roman Polanski, 1933-, Janusz Paluszkiewicz, 1912-1990 and Ryszard Kotys, 1932- (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1955), 1 hour 27 mins
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Knife in the Water
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directed by Roman Polanski, 1933-; produced by Stanislaw Zylewicz, 1908-1994; performed by Leon Niemczyk, 1923-2006, Jolanta Umecka, fl. 1962-1967 and Zygmunt Malanowicz, 1938- (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1962), 1 hour 35 mins
Roman Polanski's first feature is a brilliant psychological thriller that many critics still consider among his greatest work. The story is simple, yet the implications of its characters' emotions and actions are profound. When a young hitchhiker joins a couple on a weekend yacht trip, psychological warfare breaks...
directed by Roman Polanski, 1933-; produced by Stanislaw Zylewicz, 1908-1994; performed by Leon Niemczyk, 1923-2006, Jolanta Umecka, fl. 1962-1967 and Zygmunt Malanowicz, 1938- (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1962), 1 hour 35 mins
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The Man Without a World
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directed by Eleanor Antin, 1935-; produced by Eleanor Antin, 1935-, Archives of Modern Art; performed by Pier Marton, fl. 1985-1992, Christine Berry, fl. 1991-1992 and Anna Henriques, fl. 1992 (Harrington Park, NJ: Milestone Films, 1992), 1 hour 38 mins
THE MAN WITHOUT A WORLD is one of the most unusual, artistic and fantastic films of the American Indie history. There is nothing else like it!THE MAN WITHOUT A WORLD is credited to the legendary (and imaginary) 1920s Soviet director, Yevgeny Antinov. But the film is anything but old. In fact, Antinov himself is th...
directed by Eleanor Antin, 1935-; produced by Eleanor Antin, 1935-, Archives of Modern Art; performed by Pier Marton, fl. 1985-1992, Christine Berry, fl. 1991-1992 and Anna Henriques, fl. 1992 (Harrington Park, NJ: Milestone Films, 1992), 1 hour 38 mins
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To Be Or Not to Be
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directed by Ernst Lubitsch, 1892-1947; designed by Irene Lentz, 1900-1962; produced by Ernst Lubitsch, 1892-1947, Romaine Film Corporation; performed by Carole Lombard, 1908-1942, Jack Benny, 1894-1974, Robert Stack, Felix Bressart, 1892-1949, Lionel Atwill, 1885-1946, Stanley Ridges, 1890-1951, Sig Ruman, 1884-1967 and Tom Dugan, 1889-1955 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1942), 1 hour 39 mins
As nervy as it is hilarious, this screwball masterpiece from Ernst Lubitsch stars Jack Benny and, in her final screen appearance, Carole Lombard as husband-and-wife thespians in Nazi-occupied Warsaw who become caught up in a dangerous spy plot. To Be or Not to Be is a Hollywood film of the boldest black humor, w...
directed by Ernst Lubitsch, 1892-1947; designed by Irene Lentz, 1900-1962; produced by Ernst Lubitsch, 1892-1947, Romaine Film Corporation; performed by Carole Lombard, 1908-1942, Jack Benny, 1894-1974, Robert Stack, Felix Bressart, 1892-1949, Lionel Atwill, 1885-1946, Stanley Ridges, 1890-1951, Sig Ruman, 1884-1967 and Tom Dugan, 1889-1955 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1942), 1 hour 39 mins
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