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Calvary

Poland, 1966 (MIFF 1967, Programme 5, 9)

Director: Jerzy Hoffman

Scenes of religious fervour at the centuries old Passion Play enacted each year near Cracow, are juxtaposed with the tumult and clatter of the hawkers and entertainers.

Grand Prix, Oberhausen Festival.

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Carousel of Lowicz

Poland, 1959
The area around Lowicz is famous for its beautiful regional costumes and this film is about the annual folklore festival held in that city. A Polish documentary which won distinction at the Oberhause… More »

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