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The Decalogue: Six (1990, Krzysztof Kieslowski)

Six is a mess and it shouldn’t be, because at the center of it director Kieslowski has this phenomenal performance from Grazyna Szapolowska. He opens with her (doing some hippy thing where she “blesses” her food), then moves the story to her stalker, played by Olaf Lubaszenko. 169 more words

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Trois Couleurs: Bleu (Three Colours: Blue)

Sadness and love are a pure, strong song in Krzysztof Kieslowski’s first ‘movement’ of the Three Colours Trilogy. The music, scored by Zbigniew Preisner… 339 more words

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The Three Colours Trilogy

Dir. Krzysztof Kieslowski

Twenty years ago, Krzysztof Kieslowski created what was to become his swan song, a trilogy of films based around the revolutionary concepts of the French flag – liberty, equality, fraternity.  1,616 more words

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It’s a remarkable idea and a remarkable film. I haven’t been able to stop thinking about it for weeks.

Vanya on 42nd Street is by Louis Malle and stars Andre Gregory and Wallace Shawn. 891 more words

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Behind the Iron Screen

It all started quite innocently enough. Shaun Duke posted a list of something or other on his blog, The World in the Satin Bag. I pointed out he was wrongheaded. 1,326 more words


The Double Life of Veronique (1991)

The Double Life of Veronique (1991) – Drama, Fantasy

Directed by: Krzysztof Kieslowski

Written by: Krzysztof Kieslowski

Starring: Irène Jacob 619 more words


Four colors, not three

Kieslowski’s final masterpiece, Three Colors, is not a trilogy. It’s a tetralogy.

There is a fourth film, but it was made before the other three. 92 more words

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