Poland, 1976, 101 Minute Running Time
Language: Polish with English subtitles English Sub-Titles
New Digital Restoration!
Filmmaker Krzysztof Zanussi will present the film in-person on Tues Aug 12!
Reception in Henderson's Lounge after the Aug 12th screening.
The shallowness and cynicism of the academic milieu and the hypocrisy of idealism are depicted in the relationship between a young linguist and a diabolical associate professor. The pair clashes while at a summer camp symposium for university students where petty rivalries and jealousy spark an absurd scandal.
Kulisy Kultury news piece on the Polish premiere of the restoration: (in Polish)
DIRECTOR: Krzysztof Zanussi