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Title Andrzej Wajda : three war films.

Published New York, NY : Criterion Collection, 2005.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Store  791.4372 ANDR MJ28  v.1 region 1    AVAILABLE
 UniM Store  791.4372 ANDR MJ28  v.2 region 1    AVAILABLE
 UniM Store  791.4372 ANDR MJ28  v.3 region 1    AVAILABLE
Edition Widescreen, director-approved special ed.
Physical description 3 videodiscs (288 minutes) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
monochrome rdacc
Series Criterion collection.
Criterion collection.
Notes A generation based on the novel by Bohdan Czeszko. Kanal based on a story about true events by Jerzy Stefan Stawinski. Ashes and diamonds based on the novel by Jerzy Andrzejewski.
Features: audio commentary by film scholar Annette Insdof on Ashes and diamonds, exclusive new interviews on each film with Andrzej Wajda, assistant director Janusz Morgenstern, and film critic Jerzy Plazewski, vintage newsreel on the making of Ashes and diamonds, Wajda's 1951 film school short Ceramics from Ilza (Ceramika Ilzecka), rare behind-the-scenes production photos, publicity stills, and posters for all three films, gallery of Andrzej Wajda's original drawings and paintings, new essays by film scholars and critics Ewa Mazierska, John Simon, and Paul Coates.
Contents A generation (Pokolenie) (1955) / directed by Andrzej Wajda ; written by Bohdan Czeszko -- Kanal (Kanał) (1957) / directed by Andrzej Wajda ; written by Jerzy Stefan Stawinski -- Ashes and diamonds (Popiół i diament) (1958) / directed by Andrzej Wajda ; written by Andrzej Wajda, Jerzy Andrzejewski.
Performers A generation: Tadeusz Lomnicki, Urszula Modrzynska, Tadeusz Janczar; Kanal: Teresa Izewska, Tadeusz Janczar, Wienczyslaw Glinski; Ashes and diamonds: Zbigniew Cybulski, Ewa Krzyzewska, Waclaw Zastrzezynski.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
Summary Three films directed by Andrzej Wajda, depicting the struggles of resistance fighters in Poland during World War II.
System notes DVDs, Dolby digital mono.
Usage Terms For private home use only.
Language notes In Polish and German with English subtitles.
Other author Wajda, Andrzej, 1926-2016.
Łomnicki, Tadeusz, 1927-1992.
Modrzyńska, Urszula.
Janczar, Tadeusz, 1926-1997.
Iżewska, Teresa, 1933-1982.
Gliński, Wieńczysław, 1921-2008.
Cybulski, Zbigniew, 1927-1967.
Krzyzewski, Eva.
Zastrzeżynski, Wacław, 1900-1959.
Czeszko, Bohdan.
Stawiński, Jerzy Stefan, 1921-2010.
Andrzejewski, Jerzy, 1909-1983.
Subject Czeszko, Bohdan -- Film and video adaptations.
Stawi?ski, Jerzy Stefan, 1921-2010. -- Film and video adaptations.
Andrzejewski, Jerzy, 1909-1983 -- Film and video adaptations.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Poland -- Drama.
Motion pictures, Polish.
Foreign films -- Poland.
War films.
Film adaptations.
Feature films.
Variant Title Three war films.
Other title Generation.
Ashes and diamonds.
Standard Number 037429201527
ISBN 0780029518
Publisher Number WAJ020 Criterion Collection