WorldCat Identities

Lesiewiecz, Witold 1922-

Works: 4 works in 19 publications in 2 languages and 136 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Motion pictures  Historical films  Film adaptations  War films  History 
Roles: Director, Film editor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Witold Lesiewiecz
The passenger( Visual )

10 editions published between 1963 and 2006 in Polish and English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a cruise ship following World War II, a former concentration camp overseer recognizes someone who may or may not have been one of her prisoners at Auschwitz. This chance meeting triggers a series of flashbacks that ultimately speak to the complexities of domination and suffering, but also to the ever-present possibilities for resistance
Pasażerka = La passagère by Andrzej Munk( Visual )

6 editions published between 1961 and 2011 in Polish and Undetermined and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While on a cruise with her husband, Liza encounters Marta who was a Jewish prisoner at the concentration camp where Liza was an SS ifficer. After seeing Marta, Liza tells her husband what happened between the two at the camp
Kwiecień( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in Polish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Set at the end of the war. A hot-headed colonel tries to force his men on to heroics although the war is almost over. A war-weary lieutenant tries to muffle his efforts but he keeps on with his men and is killed fighting in the front lines. His men then want to retrieve his body."--Polish Film Database
Pasażerka( Visual )

in Polish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The last film of Andrzej Munk, who died in a crash during the filming. A German woman on a ship coming back to Europe notices a face of another woman which brings recollections from the past. She tells her husband that she has been an overseer in Auschwitz during the war, but she has actually saved a woman's life. Her vision is shown and then the actual events
Audience Level
Audience Level
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.53 (from 0.51 for The passen ... to 0.81 for Pasażerka ...)

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Polish (14)

English (4)