All posts tagged "Andrzej Wajda"
Nailing the Low-Budget English Period Piece: Director William Oldroyd on His Startling Debut, Lady MacbethJuly 24, 2017
Lady Macbeth is a thriller masquerading as a period piece, and first-time feature director William Oldroyd...
Exiled, Then Exalted: Agnieszka Holland on Communist Censorship, the Holocaust, House of Cards and SpoorApril 14, 2017
She left Poland twice: first when she went to study at the Film and TV School...
Turning Censorship Into Symbolism: How State Censorship Defined and Strengthened Post-War Polish CinemaMarch 28, 2017
Under censorship’s nefarious grip, cinema becomes not just a driver of social justice but a sophisticated...
Crossing the Line
Crossing the Line: Andrzej Wajda, Pioneer of the Personal and Political in Polish Cinema (1926—2016)October 11, 2016
Andrzej Wajda, the powerhouse purveyor of Polish cinema with a celebrated knack for devastating depictions of...