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Witold Gombrowicz
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directed by Andrzej Wolski, fl. 1982-2016; produced by France 3 and Sodaperaga; performed by Andrzej Seweryn, 1946- (Paris, Ile-de-France: Doriane Films, 2015), 44 mins

Witold Gombrowicz (1904–1969), author and playwright, was one of the greatest author of the 20th century. Some writers never had a "legend" surrouding them, whereas others achieved to create one. Gombrowicz built for himself an image of an abnormal character, and imposed with persuasion his eccentric despotism t...

directed by Andrzej Wolski, fl. 1982-2016; produced by France 3 and Sodaperaga; performed by Andrzej Seweryn, 1946- (Paris, Ile-de-France: Doriane Films, 2015), 44 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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Carnage
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written by Yasmina Reza, 1960-; directed by Roman Polanski, 1933-; produced by Saïd Ben Saïd, 1966-, SBS Productions, Constantin Film, SPI Film Studio, Versátil Cinema, Zanagar Films and France 2 Cinema; performed by Jodie Foster, 1962-, Kate Winslet, 1975-, Christoph Waltz, 1956- and John C. Reilly, 1965- (New York, NY: Sony Pictures Classics, 2011), 1 hour 20 mins,
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CARNAGE is a razor-sharp, biting comedy centered on parental differences. After two boys duke it out on a playground, the parents of the 'victim' invite the parents of the 'bully' over to work out their issues. A polite discussion of childrearing soon escalates into verbal warfare, with all four parents revealing...
written by Yasmina Reza, 1960-; directed by Roman Polanski, 1933-; produced by Saïd Ben Saïd, 1966-, SBS Productions, Constantin Film, SPI Film Studio, Versátil Cinema, Zanagar Films and France 2 Cinema; performed by Jodie Foster, 1962-, Kate Winslet, 1975-, Christoph Waltz, 1956- and John C. Reilly, 1965- (New York, NY: Sony Pictures Classics, 2011), 1 hour 20 mins,
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In Darkness
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directed by Agnieszka Holland, 1948-; produced by Leander Carell, fl. 2000-2011, Marc-Daniel Dichant, fl. 2003-2017, Eric Jordan, fl. 1989-2015, Patrick Knippel, fl. 2001-2011, Juliusz Machulski, 1955-, Steffen Reuter, fl. 2001-2016 and Paul Stephens, fl. 1985-2014, Schmidtz Katze Filmkollektiv, Film Works and Studio Filmowe Zebra; performed by Robert Wieckiewicz, 1967-, Benno Fürmann, 1972- and Agnieszka Grochowska, 1979- (New York, NY: Sony Pictures Classics, 2012), 2 hours 23 mins,
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From acclaimed director Agnieszka Holland, In Darkness is based on a true story. Leopold Socha, a sewer worker and petty thief in Lvov, a Nazi occupied city in Poland, one day encounters a group of Jews trying to escape the liquidation of the ghetto. He hides them for money in the labyrinth of the town's sewers be...
directed by Agnieszka Holland, 1948-; produced by Leander Carell, fl. 2000-2011, Marc-Daniel Dichant, fl. 2003-2017, Eric Jordan, fl. 1989-2015, Patrick Knippel, fl. 2001-2011, Juliusz Machulski, 1955-, Steffen Reuter, fl. 2001-2016 and Paul Stephens, fl. 1985-2014, Schmidtz Katze Filmkollektiv, Film Works and Studio Filmowe Zebra; performed by Robert Wieckiewicz, 1967-, Benno Fürmann, 1972- and Agnieszka Grochowska, 1979- (New York, NY: Sony Pictures Classics, 2012), 2 hours 23 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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Carmo, Hit the Road
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directed by Murilo Pasta, fl. 2008; designed by Iraci de Jesus, fl. 1988-2010; produced by Murray Lipnik, fl. 2008, Grzegorz Hajdarowicz, fl. 2008, Xavier Granada, 1974-, Roberto d'Avila, fl. 2008 and Elisa Alvares, fl. 2008, BR-3 Films; performed by Seu Jorge, Mariana Loureiro, 1976- and Fele Martinez, 1975- (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2008), 1 hour 39 mins
Carmo would do anything to escape the hellhole of a Brazilian border town where she lives. So when a lonesome, wheelchair-bound low-life named Marco arrives on the scene, she jumps at the chance to help him transport a shipment of smuggled goods. An unlikely romance unfolds as the two are chased through a lush and...
directed by Murilo Pasta, fl. 2008; designed by Iraci de Jesus, fl. 1988-2010; produced by Murray Lipnik, fl. 2008, Grzegorz Hajdarowicz, fl. 2008, Xavier Granada, 1974-, Roberto d'Avila, fl. 2008 and Elisa Alvares, fl. 2008, BR-3 Films; performed by Seu Jorge, Mariana Loureiro, 1976- and Fele Martinez, 1975- (New York, NY: First Run Features, 2008), 1 hour 39 mins
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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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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 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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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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