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Title A generation [(DVD) videorecording] = Pokolenie / Wytwórnia filmów Fabularnych ; scenariusz, Bohdan Czesko ; reayseria, Andrzej Wajda = A generation / Film Polski ; screenplay by Bohdan Czesko ; directed by Andrzej Wajda.

Publication Info. [United States] : Criterion Collection, [2005]
Location Call No. Status
 Nichols Adult DVD Foreign Films  POLISH GEN    AVAILABLE
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Description 1 videodisc (87 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Criterion collection ; 283.
Criterion collection ; 282.
System Details DVD; restored high-definition digital transfer; Dolby digital mono., full screen.
Language Polish dialogue, optional English subtitles.
Note Title from container.
"Janus Films."
Some copies issued in a slipcased set with title: Three war films, and numbered 282 in the Criterion collection.
Videodisc release of the 1954 film (originally released in 1955).
Special features: Andrzej Wajda : on becoming a filmmaker (34 min. interview), Ceramics from Ilza (1951 short film), production photos, publicity stills, posters, original artwork by the director, essay by film scholar Ewa Mazierska.
For specific features see interactive menu.
Cast Tadeusz Łomnicki, Urszula Modrzynska, Tadeusz Janczar, Roman Polanski ; music, Jerzy Andrzej Markowski.
Credits Cinematography, Jerzy Lipman ; editor, Czeslaw Raniszewski ; music, Andrzej Markowski.
Summary The story of a cocky Polish youth who decides to fight the Nazis after he falls for a pretty resistance leader. As he and his friends help escapees during the Warsaw ghetto uprising, the innocence of a generation is lost under the grueling conditions of war.
Subject Poland -- History -- Occupation, 1939-1945 -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Warsaw (Poland) -- History -- Uprising, 1944 -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Poland -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Subject Feature films -- Poland.
Polish language materials.
Genre Foreign films.
Polish language materials.
Added Author Łomnicki, Tadeusz, 1927-1992.
Modrzyńska, Urszula.
Janczar, Tadeusz.
Polanski, Roman.
Wajda, Andrzej, 1926-2016
Wajda, Andrzej, 1926-2016. War trilogy. 1.
Film Polski.
Wytwórnia Filmów Fabularnych.
Janus Films.
Added Title Generation
Three war films.
ISBN 0780029526
Standard No. 037429201923
Music No. GEN060 Criterion Collection
WAJ020 Criterion Collection
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