Blind Chance

Film

Time Out says

Kieslowski's film was originally suppressed under Martial Law for its gloomy political prognosis. It offers three quite distinct possibilities for Poland's future by having a former medical student running to catch a train from Lodz to Warsaw. First, he catches the train, meets an old-style Stalinist, and joins the Party. Second, he misses the train, gets arrested, and is jailed with dissident students. Lastly, he misses the train again, gets married, and settles down to sexy and apolitical bliss. A fourth story, in which Poland throws out the Communist Party, was presumably unthinkable in 1982...

By: ATu

Details

Release details

Duration:
122 mins

Cast and crew

Director:
Krzysztof Kieslowski
Screenwriter:
Krzysztof Kieslowski
Cast:
Boguslaw Linda
Tadeusz Lomnicki
Zbigniew Zapasiewicz
Boguslawa Pawelec
Jerzy Stuhr
Marzena Trybala
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