The Birch Wood

tytuł oryginalny: Brzezina

reżyseria: Andrzej Wajda
aktorzy: Daniel Olbrychski, Olgierd Łukaszewicz, Emilia Krakowska

czas trwania: 99 min.
produkcja: Poland 1970

(polska wersja znajduje się TUTAJ)

Film directed  by one of the most famous Polish directors, Andrzej Wajda, who in 2000 received an honorary Oscar for his lifetime achievements.

A young pianist, dying of tuberculosis, retreats to the farm of his brother, who recently lost his young wife. In the silence of the woods, the desperately fun-loving pianist and his deeply suffering brother clash. An homage to life, based on a Jarosław Iwaszkiewicz’s writings, with expressive performances, and the beauty and depths of the forests.

Screening within the POLISH FILMS IN ENGLISH cycle.

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