Andrzej Wajda

Andrzej Witold Wajda was a Polish film and theatre director. He is considered one of the world's most renowned filmmakers. Recipient of an Honorary Oscar, the Palme d'Or, as well as Honorary Golden Lion and Honorary Golden Bear Awards, he is known especially for his trilogy of war films consisting of A GENERATION (1955), KANAL (1957) and ASHES AND DIAMONDS (1958). Four of his films have been nominated for the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film: THE PROMISED LAND (1975), THE MAIDS OF WILKO (1979), MAN OF IRON (1981) and KATYN (2007)


A film by Andrzej Wajda

2016 - Poland - Drama

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.

Walesa. Man Of Hope

A film by Andrzej Wajda

2013 - Poland - Drama

The New Europe has its beginnings in Gdansk! “Wałęsa. Man of Hope” is a story of a contemporary hero – Lech Wałęsa.