Tributes - Retrospectives - Cinema on cinema
| 179 minutes | 1975
A flagship film in the legacy of the unforgettable Polish filmmaker, The Promised Land traces the dawn of industrial capitalism in Eastern Europe and its accompanying erosion of values like solidarity and respect for nature and lessons learned. A masterpiece of baroque realism, the film paints a world where the greed of some trumps the fundamental rights of others.Presented by the FONDATION LILIANA KOMOROWSKA POUR LES ARTS and the EMBASSY OF THE REPUBLIC OF POLAND IN OTTAWA
The continuation of Man of Marble (1976), this feature film, winner of the 1981 Palme d’Or, is based on the famous struggle for workers’ rights that...
POLAND | 179 minutes | 1981
Weight lifting men who compete to achieve individual bodily perfection through muscle building.
AUSTRIA | 179 minutes | 1962
Modlitwa follows a widowed woman caring for her home as she meditates on God, labour and nature.
CANADA | 179 minutes | 2013
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