Tributes - Retrospectives - Cinema on cinema
POLAND , Germany , United Kingdom
| 118 minutes | 1990
A sensitive tribute to the life and work of the physician who flouted Nazi rule to champion children’s rights, Korczak transcends the gravity of the situation to recount, with infinite restraint and a poignant sweetness, the crushing destiny of the 200 youngsters living in the doctor’s orphanage. 25 years on, the film’s heartbreaking epilogue is as vivid as ever.Presented by the FONDATION LILIANA KOMOROWSKA POUR LES ARTS and the EMBASSY OF THE REPUBLIC OF POLAND IN OTTAWA
Lock the giallo in an Art Nouveau building, and you get a paranoid caper, petrifying yet intensely beautiful. After starting off with a bang with Amer, the...
BELGIUM , France , Luxembourg | 118 minutes | 2013
Wajda looks back on the Katyn massacre perpetrated by the Russian army in 1940 — an event that saw the murder of his father, an infantry captain. Through...
POLAND | 118 minutes | 2007
A surreal and deliciously kitschy rereading of the ancient myth, updated to feature 80s sci-fi tropes.The recipient of two Razzie awards in 1983, Hercules...
ITALY , United States | 118 minutes | 1983
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