Call number: DVD-4899


Kieślowski – Dekalog and other television works

On 5 Blu ray discs and 5 DVDs

This is Blu ray disc 5

KIEŚLOWSKI, Krzysztof
Dekalog [The Decalogue] [The Ten Commandments]

Telewizja Polska, Zespół Filmowy Tor, in co-production with Sender Freies Berlin, 1988
Producer: Ryszard Chutkowski
Screenplay: Krzysztof Piesiewicz, Krzysztof Kieślowski
Production design: Halina Dobrowolska
Music: Zbigniew Preisner

Dekalog, dziewięć [Decalogue Nine]
Photography: Piotr Sobociński
Sound: Nikodem Wołk-Łaniewski

Hanna Nycz		                        Ewa Błaszczyk
Roman Nycz, her husband		                Piotr Machalica
Cyclist			                        Artur Barciś
Mariusz Zawidzki, Hanna's lover		        Jan Jankowski
Ola, Roman's patient	                        Jolanta Piętek-Górecka
Ania, Majka's sister			        Katarzyna Piwowarczyk
Mikołaj, a doctor and Roman's colleague        	Jerzy Trela
Nurse				                Małgorzata Boratyńska
KLM Office worker		                Dariusz Przychoda
58 minutes 9 seconds
In Polish with optional English subtitles

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Dekalog, dziesięć [Decalogue Ten]
Photography: Jacek Bławut
Sound: Nikodem Wołk-Łaniewski

Jerzy Janicki			        Jerzy Stuhr
Artur Janicki, his brother	        Zbigniew Zamachowski
Owner of stamp shop	                Henryk Bista
Tomek				        Olaf Lubaszenko
Piotrek, Jerzy's son		        Maciej Stuhr
Stamp expert		                Jerzy Turek
Nurse				        Anna Gornostaj
President of the philatelists	        Henryk Majcherek
Jerzy's wife			        Elżbieta Panas
Stamp dealer		       	        Daniel Kozakiewicz
Bromski			                Grzegorz Warchoł
Police Officer		                Cezary Harasimowicz
57 minutes 24 seconds
In Polish with optional English subtitles

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KIEŚLOWSKI, Krzysztof
Krótki dzień pracy [Short Working Day]

Zespół Filmowy Tor, 1981
Screenplay: Hanna Krall, Krzysztof Kieślowski, based on Hanna Krall's Widok z okna na pierwszym piętrze
Photography: Krzysztof Pakulski
Production design: Andrzej Rafał Waltenberger
Music: Jan Kanty Pawluśkiewicz
Sound: Michał Żarnecki

First Secretary of the Polish United Workers' Party in Radom 	        Wacław Ulewicz
Commander of the Provincial Police in Radom	                        Lech Grzmociński
Member of the Executive of the Polish United Workers' Party in Radom    Tadeusz Bartosik
Bogusia, the First Secretary's secretary		                Elżbieta Kijowska
Chief of Staff of the Polish United Workers' Party in Radom             Marek Kępiński
Henio, the First Secretary's driver		                        Paweł Nowisz
Judge							                Wojciech Pilarski
Worker building a barricade			                        Zbigniew Bielski
Workers' Defence Committee activist		                        Mirosław Siedler
73 minutes 28 seconds
In Polish with optional English subtitles

Blu ray disc
Region code B
Aspect ratio 1.39.5:1
Languages Optional English subtitles
Features 4K restoration of all ten episodes, presented in their original broadcast aspect ratios
128-page collector's book featuring a lengthy essay on Dekalog and Kieślowski by Fr Marek Lis, plus Kieślowski's own discussion of all the films in this set and Stanley Kubrick's eulogy to Kieślowski and Krzysztof Piesiewicz
Kieślowski - Krótki dzień pracy, 1981 (for details see above)
Arrow Films Dekalog re-release trailer
Source Arrow Academy

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