Krzysztof Kieslowski’s premature demise got here on the peak of his profession, after his Three Colors trilogy of flicks garnered overseas acclaim (and an Oscar nomination), and he were proclaimed Europe’s most vital filmmaker by way of many critics. Born in 1941, he used to be in basic terms fifty-four years outdated whilst he died.
Kieslowski himself attempted to inform the tale of his existence and occupation within the 1993 e-book Kieslowski on Kieslowski. This assortment, against this, unearths the moving voice of a filmmaker who used to be in the beginning positive approximately his social and cultural position, then felt himself buffeted via the turbulent politics and occasions of the People’s Republic of Poland. As defined within the chronology during this publication, he stumbled on himself topic to the “economic censorship” of post-Communist filmmaking.
How Kieslowski answered at each one second of his lifestyles, what he attempted to accomplish with every one of his motion pictures, is finely unique in thirty-five choices. those items compile his thesis from the recognized Lodz movie institution, a manifesto written in advance of the darkish days of martial legislation in Poland, diary entries from the 1st time he was once operating outdoors Poland, and various infrequent interviews from Polish-, French-, and English-language resources.
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And, most importantly, it did not happen that we were not able to film something because of technical difficulties.
Almost a year after the interview on the dilemma of using 16mm or 35mm film, a year of turbulent socio-political events, this interview was also published in the front Topics of the Day section of Film. It is not clear which of the statements belong to Krzysztof Kieślowski and which to his colleague, Tomasz Zygadło. Nevertheless the interview constitutes an interesting document revealing the early idealism of Kieślowski’s filmmaking trajectory. 2 According to Kieślowski’s original idea, it was to be a nine-minute film.
Jaroszewicz Camera Operator: Andrzej J. Jaroszewicz Sound: Wiesława Dembińska Cast: Maria Kościałkowska (Zofia, ethics professor), Teresa Marczewska (Elżbieta Loranc), Artur Barciś (student at Zofia’s lecture), Tadeusz Łomnicki l f i l m o g r a p h y (tailor), Marian Opania (Dean), Bronisław Pawlik (stamp collector, Zofia’s neighbor), Wojciech Asiński (student speaking out at Zofia’s lecture), Marek Kępiński (tenant at Nowakowska Street), Janusz Mond, Krzysztof Rojek (rubber man in the park), Wojciech Sanejko (student, credited as Wiktor), Ewa Skibińska (student telling Dorota Geller’s story), Wojciech Starostecki (student), Jerzy Schejbal (priest), Jacek Strzemżalski (caretaker at Nowakowska Street), Hanna Szczerkowska, Anna Zagórska (student speaking out at Zofia’s lecture), Marek Kasprzyk (student, uncredited) 35mm color feature, 55 minutes DECALOGUE 9 (DEKALOG IX) Director: Krzysztof Kieślowski Director 2: Paweł Rzepkowski Cinematography: Piotr Sobociński Camera Operator: Piotr Sobociński Sound: Nikodem Wołk-Łaniewski Cast: Ewa Błaszczyk (Hanna Nycz), Piotr Machalica (Roman Nycz, Hanna’s husband), Artur Barciś (cyclist), Jan Jankowski (Mariusz Zawidzki, Hanna’s lover), Jolanta Piwowarczyk (Ania, Majka’s mother), Jerzy Trela (Dr.