Dorchester Film Society
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Katyn

Nov 5, 2009 - 19:30 - Corn Exchange

  • Director: Andrzej Wajda
  • Year: 2007
  • Country: Poland
  • Run Time: 118 mins
  • Ratings
  • A: 57
  • B: 37
  • C: 15
  • D: 3
  • E: 0
  • Overall: 83
Katyn

At the age of 82, Wajda, a central figure in Polish cinema since the '50s, tackles the national and personal tragedy of Katyn, the massacre of thousands of Polish officers, including the director's father, in 1940 on Stalin's orders. A powerful and sombre memorial to the victims.