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The Polish Cinema

Kanal - A film by Andrzej Wajda
The truth, the whole truth, and nothing but the truth
by Peter K. Gessner 1,640 words

Lotna - A film by Andrzej Wajda
The Mythology of Romanticism in the Context of War
by Peter K. Gessner 1,400 words

Fever: The Tale of a Bomb - A 1980 film by Agnieszka Holland
Revolutionary Ideology and Moral Behavior in Conflict
by Peter K. Gessner 820 words

Quo Vadis? A 2001 film by Jerzy Kawalerowicz
A Clash of Civilizations
by Peter K. Gessner 2,475 words

Pan Tadeusz A 1999 film by Andrzej Wajda
Bringing Adam Mickiewicz's epic to the screen.
by Peter K. Gessner 875 words

The Storyline and Context of Pan Tadeusz
by Krystyna Rybicka and Peter K. Gessner 1,115 words

Potop (The Deluge): - A 1974 film by Jerzy Hoffman
A Romanticized view of the Swedish Invasion
by Peter K. Gessner 620 words

Wesele (The Wedding): - A 1973 film by Andrzej Wajda
Maturity and unity as prerequisites of freedom
by Peter K. Gessner 1,465 words

Also, check out the Cinema/Film page of the Center's Poland-on-the-Web section.


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