Afterimage / Powidoki ( Andrzej Wajda )

Afterimage / Powidoki ( Andrzej Wajda )

Director : Andrzej Wajda / Poland  / 2016 / Colour / 98 mins / Polish

5_powidoki_1Synopsis : In 1945, as Stalin sets his hands over Poland, famous painter Wladislaw Strzeminski refuses to compromise on his art with the doctrines of social realism. Persecuted, expelled from his chair at the University, he’s eventually erased from the museums’ walls. With the help of some of his students, he starts fighting against the Party and becomes the symbol of an artistic resistance against intellectual tyranny.




  • Toronto IFF, Busan IFF

5_powidoki_2Direction Andrzej Wajda
Production Michal Kwiecinski
Screenplay Andrzej Mularczyk
Cinematography Pawel Edelman
Editing Grazyna Gradon
Music Andrzej Panufnik
Cast Boguslaw Linda, Bronislawa Zamachowska, Zofia Wichlacz



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