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The Promised Land (Ziemia Obiecana)
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Ziemia obiecana [Promised Land]
Short essay (333 words) by Andrzej Wajda, the film's director, and portions of four reviews.
Wajda and the making and revising of The Promised Land
An edited translation from Polish of two pieces about the film on the Film Polski website.
Wajda's use of Contrasts: Aesthetics and Style
Edited remarks made about the film by Prof. Wiesław Godzic of the Jagiellonian University.
The Knightly Ethos: Its Disintegration
Comments on one aspect of the film by Adam Michnik, one of Poland's leading intellectuals.
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