Call number: DVD-749



WAJDA, Andrzej
Kanal

Zespol autorow filmowych Kadr, Wytwornia Filmow Fabularnych, Lodz, 1956, released 20 April 1957
Screenplay Jerzy Stefan Stawinski, from his own novel
Photography Jerzy Lipman
Production design Roman Mann
Music Jan Krenz
Stokrotka		Teresa Izewska
Corporal Korab		Tadeusz Janczar
Madry			Emil Karewicz
Lieutenant Zadra	Wienczyslaw Glinski
Composer		Wladyslaw Sheybal
Sergeant Kula		Tadeusz Gwiazdowski
Smukly			Stanislaw Mikulski
Halinka			Teresa Berezowska
German officer		Adam Pawlikowski
96 minutes
In Polish with optional English subtitles

DVD
Region code
Aspect ratio 133:1
Languages Optional English subtitles
Features New, restored high-definition digital transfer
'Andrzej Wajda: on Kanal', interview with the director, the assistant director Janusz Morgenstern and the film critic Jerzy Plazewski, 2005, 27 minutes, in Polish with optional English subtitles
'Jan Nowak-Jezioranski: Courier from Warsaw', a new interview by Wajda of a Warsaw Uprising insider, 2004, 28 minutes, in Polish with optional English subtitles
Behind the scenes production photos, publicity stills and posters
In the accompanying booklet: 'Kanal', a new essay by John Simon
Source Criterion

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