The list of films which might be in the running for the award ‘the best film / movie’ in the history of Polish cinema is long. Very long. Contenders might include: Ashes and Diamonds (Popiól i diament); Knife in the Water (Nóz w wodzie); Knights of the Teutonic Order (Krzyzacy); The Deluge (Potop); Janosik; The Third Part of the Night (Trzecia czesc nocy); The Illumination (Iluminacja); Camera Buff (Amator); The Story of Sin (Dzieje grzechu); The Hourglass Sanatorium (Sanatorium pod klepsydra); Man of Marble (Czlowiek z marmuru); Sexmission (Seksmisja); Blind Chance (Przypadek); Lessons in a Dead Language (Lekcja martwego języka); A Short Film About Love (Krótki film o milosci); A Short Film about Killing (Krótki film o zabijaniu); Three Colours: White; Pan Tadeusz: The Last Foray in Lithuania (Pan Tadeusz); Day of the Wacko (Dzien swira). The list of great Polish movies could go on and on.
We’ve put together a list of our favourite movies and here give visitors the chance to vote for their favourite Polish film / movie!
The results of this poll will I’m sure be totally unscientific and there are certainly many other films that could have been included in the vote!