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The Polish film director Andrzej Wajda has died.


jon357 64 | 14,382    
9 Oct 2016  #1
Very sad news. His films were good. His next/last film, Powidoki, comes out in January.

Here's a clip from one of his films: youtu.be/d0tk5usOE7Y
mafketis 17 | 6,765    
10 Oct 2016  #2
A true artist and the most well-known Polish post WWII film director. He will be missed....

My favorites (apart from Ashes and Diamonds) included Kanał (Sewer) the Panny z Wilka (the Maids of Wilko) and Człowiek z Żelaza (Man of Iron) I know that Man of Marble is technically a better film but there's something about the second movie that's... intoxicating, capturing a moment when change seems reachable and impossibly distant at the same time.
Lyzko 20 | 6,185    
10 Oct 2016  #3
That's for sure:-) He and Andrzejewski were the two toweing figures of post-war Polish cinema.

"Andrzej Wajda nie żyje. Niech żyje Andrzej Wajda!!"
Lyzko 20 | 6,185    
21 Dec 2018  #4
Merged:

"Niewinni Czarodzeje" by Andrzej Wajda (1960)



Just wondering whether or not anyone here's ever heard of or seen this movie. I thoroughly enjoyed it's gritty, hand-held camera documentary feel and felt I was actually in post-War Warsaw.


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