Tributes - Retrospectives - Cinema on cinema
POLAND , Germany , United Kingdom
| 118 minutes | 1990
A sensitive tribute to the life and work of the physician who flouted Nazi rule to champion children’s rights, Korczak transcends the gravity of the situation to recount, with infinite restraint and a poignant sweetness, the crushing destiny of the 200 youngsters living in the doctor’s orphanage. 25 years on, the film’s heartbreaking epilogue is as vivid as ever.Presented by the FONDATION LILIANA KOMOROWSKA POUR LES ARTS and the EMBASSY OF THE REPUBLIC OF POLAND IN OTTAWA
Wajda looks back on the Katyn massacre perpetrated by the Russian army in 1940 — an event that saw the murder of his father, an infantry captain. Through...
POLAND | 118 minutes | 2007
Landmark restoration of a masterpiece of Spaghetti Western. The 50th anniversary of a cult film revered and fetishized by Tarantino and Alex Cox, and with...
ITALY , France | 118 minutes | 1968
A visual extravaganza set in the vastness of the desert that shook up Quebec cinema and seduced audiences worldwide. Worth a second look. Pascale...
CANADA , Quebec | 118 minutes | 1998
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