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Łomnicki, Tadeusz 1927-1992

Overview
Works: 205 works in 464 publications in 7 languages and 2,811 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Political films  Film adaptations  War films  Coming-of-age films  Medical films (Motion pictures)  Historical films  Short films  Teen films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Author, Performer, Other, Contributor, Scenarist
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Tadeusz Łomnicki
 
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Przypadek = Blind chance by Krzysztof Kieślowski( Visual )

28 editions published between 1981 and 2017 in Polish and Undetermined and held by 681 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Facing an unclear future, Witek, an earnest young Polish medical student, chooses to put his education on hold. What happens next spawns into three successive scenarios depending on whether Witek catches or misses his train--giving him three different futures. Whether as an idealistic Communist Party member, an ambivalent dissident or a devoted healer and husband, the young Pole's destiny is shaped by a troubled present poised to engulf him
Człowiek z Marmuru = Man of marble by Andrzej Wajda( Visual )

23 editions published between 1976 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young filmmaker gathers material on a political hero of the fifties. An extended drama on the style of Citizen Kane but with much more relevance to contemporary history
Pokolenie = A generation( Visual )

9 editions published between 1955 and 2005 in Polish and English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a cocky Polish youth who decides to fight the Nazis after he falls for a pretty resistance leader. As he and his friends help escapees during the Warsaw ghetto uprising, the innocence of a generation is lost under the grueling conditions of war
Pan Wołodyjowski = Colonel Wolodyjowski( Visual )

20 editions published between 1968 and 2014 in Polish and Multiple languages and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the year 1668, the Turks are invading Poland. Colonel Wolodyjowski, the leader of the Polish troops, forms an alliance with a group of Polish Tartars and mount a final defense against the massive army of the Turkish Sultan
Potop = The deluge( Visual )

12 editions published between 1974 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Swedish army's 17th century invasion of Poland is intertwined with the love story of Andrzej and Oleńka
Niewinni czarodzieje( Visual )

12 editions published between 1960 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A handsome but insensitive young doctor spends his evenings playing jazz in a small club, and having one-night stands. One night he invites a young girl to his room and they spend the night talking. In the morning, she has disappeared ... or has she?
Pan Tadeusz : czyli ostatni zajazd na Litwie, historia szlachecka z r. 1811-1812 we dwunastu księgach wierszem by Adam Mickiewicz( )

3 editions published in 1999 in Polish and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pokolenie = A generation by Andrzej Wajda( Visual )

16 editions published between 1954 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wajda, who fought for the Resistance during World War II, offers an unsentimental appraisal of heroism in the tale of a cocky Polish youth who decides to fight the Nazis after he falls for a pretty Resistance leader. Barely out of their teens, he and his friends approach their first mission - like a game of cops and robbers
Ambulance by Ivahn Schoorman( Visual )

8 editions published between 1980 and 2007 in Polish and No Linguistic content and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this haunting short fiction film, a group of Jewish children and their teacher are herded into an ambulance by Nazis; the vehicle, ordinarily representing comfort and safety, becomes the group's death chamber. Morgenstern's presentation of the incident serves as a metaphor for the horror of the Holocaust and provides a powerful trigger for discussion of the disturbing issues raised by the film. The figure of the children's teacher specifically parallels Janusz Korčak (1879-1942), a famous Jewish educator who ran an orphanage in the Warsaw Ghetto and died with his young charges at Treblinka
Pokolenie / A generation / Film Polski ; scenario, Bohdan Czesko ; director, Andrzej Wajda( Visual )

in Polish and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a cocky Polish youth who decides to fight the Nazis after he falls for a pretty resistance leader. As he and his friends help escapees during the Warsaw ghetto uprising, the innocence of a generation is lost under the grueling conditions of war
Five from Barska Street( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in Multiple languages and Polish and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A gang of five juvenile delinquent friends are put on probation after a robbery in post-war Warsaw. The friends find themselves torn between reforming and the fact that they don't seem to be able to stop stealing and causing problems
Przypadek( Visual )

2 editions published in 2015 in Polish and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A compelling drama about the difficulty of reconciling political ideals with personal happiness. This unforgettable film follows Witek, a medical student with an uncertain future in Communist Poland; the movie dramatizes Witek's journey as a series of different possibilities, suggesting that chance rules our lives as much as choice. First suppressed and then censored by the Polish government
The Krzysztof Kieslowski Collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A short film about killing: An appalling act of violence connects a misanthropic cab driver, a young drifter, and a priviledged law student
Ręce do góry = Hands up by Jerzy Skolimowski( Visual )

10 editions published between 1981 and 2012 in Polish and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This legendary film, banned in Poland for fourteen years tells the story of a group of physicians who meet at a class reunion. During a trip to visit an absent classmate they confront their bitter memories of the Stalinist period
The decalogue( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents 3 short films, inspired by the Ten Commandments. Each story corresponds to a commandment and centers on different residents of the same modern Warsaw apartment complex
Stajnia na Salvatorze( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in Polish and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Gestapo arrest and torture a member of the Polish resistance. He must save his girlfriend, who has also been captured, and his fellow resistance fighters from the same fate. Bonus features include director and cast biographies
Blind chance = Przypadek( Visual )

2 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in Polish and English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A compelling drama about the difficulty of reconciling political ideals with personal happiness. This unforgettable film follows Witek, a medical student with an uncertain future in Communist Poland; the movie dramatizes Witek's journey as a series of different possibilities, suggesting that chance rules our lives as much as choice. First suppressed and then censored by the Polish government
Innocent sorcerers = Niewinni czarodzieje( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in Polish and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Andrzej divides his time between his medical practice at a boxing arena, constant dating and playing jazz. When he meets Pelagia, he first considers her yet another sexual conquest, but after actuallly talking to her, he realizes that he has fallen for her. But how does she feel?
Der Zufall möglicherweise( Visual )

4 editions published between 1981 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Decalogue. Dekalog( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in Polish and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents three short films inspired by the Ten Commandments. Each story corresponds to a commandment and centers on different residents of the same modern Warsaw apartment complex. An onlooker--the mysterious Young man appearing in all segments (but the last)--unifies the films. The last segment (Decalogue X) is the only comedy. Decalogue VIII. Zofia, a university professor of ethics, is suddenly faced with her own past when a visiting Jewish-American researcher reveals that, as a child during the Holocaust, she was refused sanctuary by a Catholic couple. Decalogue IX. Roman is told that he can no longer have children, and that he is impotent. He becomes convinced that his wife has a lover, an obsession which nearly drives him over the edge. Decalogue X.A dark comedy in which two estranged brothers are reunited at their father's funeral and inherit his valuable stamp collection
 
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Łomnicki, T.

Tadeusz Łomnicki acteur polonais

Tadeusz Łomnicki actor polaco

Tadeusz Łomnicki Polish actor

Tadeusz Łomnicki Polish actor (1927-1992)

Tadeusz Łomnicki polnischer Schauspieler

Tadeusz Łomnicki Pools acteur (1927-1992)

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