Call number: DVD-3399


Polish Cinema Classics. Disc 3

MUNK, Andrzej
Eroica. Symfonia bohaterska v dwóch częściach [Eroica. A Heroic Symphony in Two Parts]
Zespół realizatorów filmowych Kadr, 1957; premiere 4 January 1958
Screenplay: Jerzy Stefan Stawiński based on his short stories
Photography: Jerzy Wójcik
Production design: Jan Grandys
Sound: Bohdan Jankowski
Music: Jan Krenz

Part I - Scherzo alla polacca:

Dzidzius Górkiewicz 			Edward Dziewoński    
Zosia, Dzidzius's Wife 			Barbara Połomska    
Major  					Ignacy Machowski   
Lieutenant Istvan Kolya 		Leon Niemczyk   
Hungarian General's Adjutant		Tomasz Zaliwski
Commandant Mokotowa			Kazimierz Opaliński
Warsaw insurgents			Roman Wilhelmi, Michał Szewczyk, Stanisław Bareja
Major 'Thunder'				Ignacy Machowski
Lola, the telephonist 'Jagódka'		Zofia Czerwińska
Woman with a piece of metal		Eleonora Lorenz
Hungarian officer			Bogdan Baer
Insurgent interrogating Dzidzius	Emil Karewicz
Boy scout				Tomasz Lengren
Corporal conducting drills		Zygmunt Listkiewicz
Part II - Ostinato-lugubre:
Lieutenant Krygier 			Henryk Bąk
Lieutenant Korwin-Makowski 		Mariusz Dmochowski  
Lieutenant Szpakowski 			Roman Kłosowski 
Ensign Dąbecki				Bogumił Kobiela
Lieutenant Zawistowski			Tadeusz Łomnicki
Ensign Turek 				Kazimierz Rudzki 
Lieutenant Żak				Józef Kostecki
Lieutenant Kurzawa			Józef Nowak
Lieutenant Marianek			Wojciech Siemion
80 minutes
In Polish with optional English subtitles

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MUNK, Andrzej
Spacerek staromiejski [A Walk in the Old Town of Warsaw]
Wytwórnia Filmów Dokumentalnych, 1958
Script: Andrzej Munk
Photography: Kurt Weber
Music and idea: Andrzej Markowski
18 minutes
In Polish with optional English subtitles

DVD
Region code
Aspect ratio Anamorphic 1.56:1, 16:9
Languages Optional English subtitles
Features Optimal quality dual-layer disc
Eroica presented from a 2011 high-definition restoration of the film, supervised by the film's cinematographer Jerzy Wójcik.
Andrzej Munk's prizewinning short documentary Spacerek staromiejski (A Walk in the Old Town of Warsaw), for details see above
New and improved subtitle translation
16-page booklet featuring a new essay by César Ballester
Source Second Run

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