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Title Ashes and diamonds [videorecording] = Popiół i diament / Janus Films ; zespót autorów filmowych KADR przedstawia ; scenariusz na motywach powieści, Jerzego Andrzejewskiego; [screenplay by] Jerzy Andrzejewski, Andrzej Wajda ; kierownictwo produkcji [produced by], Stanisław Adler ; reżyseria [directed by], Andrzej Wajda.
Publication [New York] : Criterion Collection, [2009]
Copyright date ©2009
Description 1 videodisc (103 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
4 3/4 in.
digital optical mono Dolby
NTSC
video file region 1
Call # DVD POL
System Req DVD; NTSC, region 1 ; Dolby digital mono.
Note In Polish with English subtitles.
Based on the novel by Jerzy Andrzejewski.
Videodisc release of the 1958 motion picture.
Title from disc and container.
Widescreen presentation.
Cast Zbigniew Cybulski, Ewa Krzyzewska, Waclaw Zastrzezynski, Adam Pawlikowski, Bogumil Kobiela, Jan Ciecierski, Stanislaw Milski, Artur Mlodnicki, Halina Kwiatkowska, Ignacy Machowski, Zbigniew Skowronski, Barbara Kfrafftówna, Aleksander Sewruk, Adolf Chronicki.
Credits Director of photography, Jerzy Wójcik ; camera, Krzysztof Winiewicz, Wieslaw Zdort, Zygmunt Krusznicki, Jerzy Szurowski, Bogdan Myslinski ; editor, Halina Nawrocka ; music conductor, Filip Nowak.
Summary Maciek is a young Resistance fighter who is ordered to kill Szczuka, a Communist district leader, on the last day of World War II. The Soviet leader who has arrived in town to establish a new government. A mistake leads him to a beautiful barmaid who shows him what his life could be like and although killing has been easy for him in the past, Szczuka was a fellow soldier, and Maciek must decide whether to follow his orders.
Audience Not rated.
Subject World War, 1939-1945 -- Underground movements -- Poland -- Drama.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Drama.
Man-woman relationships -- Poland -- Drama.
War films.
Feature films -- Poland -- Drama.
Foreign films -- Poland -- Drama.
Fiction films -- Poland -- Drama.
Poland -- History -- Occupation, 1939-1945 -- Drama.
Addl. Author Andrzejewski, Jerzy, 1909-1983.
Wajda, Andrzej, 1926-2016.
Cybulski, Zbigniew, 1927-1967.
Krzyzewski, Eva.
Zastrzeynski, Wacław, 1900-1959.
Pawlikowski, Adam, 1925-1976.
Kobiela, Bogumił, 1932-1969.
Ciecierski, Jan, 1899-1987.
Milski, Stanisław, 1897-1972.
Młodnicki, Artur, 1911-1972.
Kwiatkowska, Halina, 1921-
Machowski, Ignacy.
Skowroński, Zbigniew, 1909-1985.
Krafftówna, Barbara.
Sewruk, Aleksander, 1912-1974.
Chronicki, Adolf.
Nowak, Filip, 1923-1974.
Andrzejewski, Jerzy, 1909-1983. Popíoł i diament.
Zespół Filmowy KADR.
Jeck Film (Firm)
Criterion Collection (Firm)
Note Essential Art House; Ashes and diamonds
Title on set container: Essential Art House. Vol. III. Ashes and diamonds
ISBN 1604651636 (disc [1] :)
9781604651638 (disc [1])
1604651628 (set : disc [1])
9781604651621 (set : disc [1])
Standard # 715515046817
715515046718

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