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Title Katyn [(DVD) videorecording] / a film by Andrzej Wajda. Akson Studio, Telewizja Polska S.A., Telekomunikacja Polska S.A. ; przy wspołfinansowaniu Polskiego Instytutu Sztuki Filmowej przedstawiają film ; scenariusz, Andrej Wajda, Władysław Pasikowski, Przemysław Nowakowski ; producent, Michał Kwieciński ; reźyseria, Andrejz Wajda.

Edition Widescreen edition.
Publication Info. Port Washington, N.Y. : Koch Lorber Films, 2009.
Distributed by E1 Entertainment.
Location Call No. Status
 Nichols Adult DVD Foreign Films  POLISH KAT    AVAILABLE
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Description 1 videodisc (121 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Audience Rated 14A.
System Details DVD, widescreen (16x9, 2.35:1), Dolby digital 5.1 surround sound.
Language Polish dialogue; English subtitles.
Cast Andrzej Chyra, Maja Ostaszewska, Artur Zmijewski, Jan Englert, Danuta Stenka, Magdalena Cielecka, Agnieszka Glinska, Maja Komorowska, Sergey Garmash.
Credits Editors, Milena Fiedler, Rafał Listopad ; music, Krzyzstof Penderecki ; cinematography, Paweł Edelman.
Summary Dramatization of the massacre of 20,000 people (interned Polish officers as well as civilians accused of treason by the occupying Soviet forces) by the Soviet secret police at Katyń in the spring of 1940, and the cover-up that followed. Follows the fictional stories of four families, separated from one another in the confusion of September 1939, when the Soviets and Germans invaded Poland, through the Soviet occupation in 1945 when the truth of the massacre gets suppressed.
Note Special features: Interview with director Andrejz Wajda ; "Katyn: 60 days on the set: making-of featurette," Polish premiere: interviews and reactions ; photo gallery.
For specific features see interactive menu.
Subject Mularczyk, Andrzej, 1930- -- Television adaptations.
Mularczyk, Andrzej, 1930- -- Film adaptations.
Poland -- History -- Occupation, 1939-1945 -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Subject Polish language materials.
Genre Feature films.
Polish language materials.
Added Author Wajda, Andrzej, 1926-2016
Pasikowski, Władysław.
Nowakowski, Przemysław.
Kwieciński, Michał.
Penderecki, Krzysztof, 1933-
Chyra, Andrzej, 1964-
Ostaszewska, Maja.
Żmijewski, Artur, 1966-
Englert, Jan.
Stenka, Danuta.
Mularczyk, Andrzej, 1930- Post mortem.
Akson Studio.
Polskie Radio i Telewizja.
Telekomunikacja Polska SA.
Koch Lorber Films.
ISBN 1417201940
Standard No. 741952317890
Music No. KLF-DV-3178 Koch Lorber Films
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