Call number: DVD-3666



WAJDA, Andrzej
Popiół i diament [Ashes and Diamonds]

Zespół autorów filmowych Kadr, Wytwórnia Filmów Fabularnych, Łódź, 1958; released 3 October 1958
Screenplay: Jerzy Andrzejewski and Andrzej Wajda, from the novel by Jerzy Andrzejewski
Photography: Jerzy Wójcik
Production design: Roman Mann
Music: Jan Krenz and the Polonaise by Michal Kleofas Oginski
Maciek Chełmicki		Zbigniew Cybulski
Krystyna			Ewa Krzyżewska
Szczuka				Wacław Zastrzeżyński
Andrzej				Adam Pawlikowski
Drewnowski			Bogumił Kobiela
Porter				Jan Ciecierski
Pieniązek			Stanisław Milski
Slomka				Zbigniew Skowroński
Kotowicz			Artur Młodnicki
Mrs Staniewicz			Halina Kwiatkowska
Waga				Ignacy Machowski
Stefka				Barbara Kraftówna
Świecki				Aleksander Sewruk
Grandmother Jurgieluszka    	Irena Orzewska
99 / 103 minutes
In Polish with optional English subtitles

Dual format edition: Blu-ray disc and DVD

This is Disc 2, the DVD, 99 minutes

DVD
Region code DVD - 0; Blu-Ray - A, B. C
Aspect ratio 1.66:1
Languages Optional English subtitles
Features Digital restoration of sound and image, 2011
Interview with Andrzej Wajda about Ashes and Diamonds, 24 minutes, Polish with English subtitles
Booklet, containing a new article by Michael Brooke; an extract from Marek Nedrykowski's monograph on the film; Wajda on the film; Wajda's October 2001 lecture 'Cinema Past and Present'; and a selection of extracts from reviews of the film's 1959 British release
Source Arrow Academy

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