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DVD: Austeria DVD: Big Brawl - Wielka Wyspa DVD: Border Street - Ulica Graniczna
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On the first day of World War I, a group of Jews flee from the Cossack army in Polish Galicia and finds itself trapped overnight in a border inn. From veteran Polish director Jan Lomnicki (Just Beyond the Forest) comes this action-packed story of the rise and fall of a notorious Polish criminal during the first years after communism. Considered to be the best post-war Polish film, a tragedy about Warsaw ghetto involving an array of people of different ethnic and social classes who are all neighbors trying to survive in an everchanging period.
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DVD: Divine Mercy - No Escape DVD: Enigma Secret DVD: Everything For Sale - Wszystko Na Sprzedaz - A Film By Andrzej Wajda
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This is the moving story of St. Faustina, a young Polish nun chosen by God to share His message of mercy with the whole world. Filmed in Poland, the Vatican, Germany, and the United States. Coincidentally, the beginning part of this DVD was filmed at the The story of the breaking of the Nazi secret coding machine Enigma, by three Polish mathematicians. Although Alan Turing tends to get much of the credit for breaking the Nazi "Enigma" codes during World War II, three Polish mathematicians did preliminary Inspired by the tragic death of the great Polish actor Zbigniew Cybulski, this Andrzej Wajda film focuses on the behind-the-scenes lives of a director and his actors when they are disrupted by the mysterious murder of their leading man.
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DVD: Faustina: The Apostle of Divine Mercy DVD: Innocent Sorcerers - Niewinni Czarodzieje By Andrzej Wajda DVD: Jerzy Popieluszko: Messenger Of The Truth
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This award-winning movie is a beautiful representation of the mystical life of St. Maria Faustina, who became the "Apostle of Divine Mercy". It tells the story of her mystical experiences as a nun living in a convent in Poland in the early 20th century. A neglected masterpiece by Andrzej Wajda, reflective of the best of 1960s Polish cinema. Wry and cynical in tone, the work is important for being "the first film in Eastern Europe to chronicle the disillusionment of the younger generation" (San Francisco Narrated by actor Martin Sheen, this powerful documentary tells the remarkable true story of Polish martyr and 20th century hero, Blessed Jerzy Popieluszko. Father Jerzy, the chaplain of the Solidarity movement in Poland, was murdered in 1984 at the age
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DVD: Landscape After Battle - Krajobraz Po Bitwie By Andrzej Wajda DVD: Lotna DVD: Maria and Napoleon
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With its breathtaking cinematography, this Andrzej Wajda film is a romantic yet fatalistic fable of budding love and the war that would not end. The film tells the powerful love story between two Poles at the end of World War II and portrays the destructi DVD: Lotna From the pages of history comes this dramatic tale of forbidden passions and political intrigue by accomplished Polish filmmaker Leonard Buczkowski (The Eagle). In 1807, Napoleon meets and falls in love with 22-year-old Polish countess Marie Walewska
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DVD: Modjeska - Woman Triumphant DVD: Pope John Paul II - Special Collector's Edition DVD: Pope of the Century
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The film is about conquest; “attaining the unattainable;” about the life of an artist missionary. The American journey of the nineteenth century iconic Polish actress Helena Modjeska as she builds her own persona one step at a time to later become an icon Pope John Paul II's historic visit to North America in 1979 captured hearts across the continent and reaffirmed his role as a spiritual world leader. DVD: Pope of the Century
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Cinematography By Leonard Muszynski
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DVD: Popieluszko: Freedom is Within Us DVD: Red Star Double Headers DVD: Stara Basn - When The Sun Was God
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The stirring, powerful true story of Blessed Jerzy Popieluszko, the courageous young priest martyr who became the chaplain and spiritual leader of the large trade union in Poland, Solidarity, in the 1980s. At 37 yrs. old, Fr. Popieluszko was brutally DVD: Red Star Double Headers The old legend, "When The Sun Was God", takes place in 9th century Europe, when different Slavic tribes lived on the land that later becomes Poland, at a time when each tribe worshipped it's own, separate god.
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DVD: The Courageous Heart of Irena Sendler DVD: The Legend of Pinky Deras - The Greatest Little Leaguer There Ever Was DVD: The Polish Americans - as seen on PBS
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This is the compelling story of Polish Catholic social worker, Irena Sendler, one of the most remarkable, and unlikely, heroes of World War II, saving 2,500 Jewish children during the Nazi occupation of Poland. Of all the kids who ever played Little League, the best of the best was a boy you’ve probably never heard of: Art “Pinky” Deras. In the summer of 1959, he led the team from Hamtramck, Mich., to the Little League World Series title, and in the process, he THE POLISH AMERICANS applauds the spirit, determination and solidarity of an immigrant success story like no other. Using vintage film footage, family photos, personal recollections and experiences, this documentary special embodies Polish pride
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Written By Buddy Moorehouse
Directed By Brian Kruger
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DVD: Three Stories Of Galicia DVD: White Eagle in Borrowed Skies DVD: Zemsta - Revenge
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In the epic settings of the events that changed the course of modern history, THREE
 STORIES OF GALICIA reveals the intimate stories of three courageous individuals who took it upon themselves to preserve the dignity of the human spirit. The history of the Polish Airforce during World War II!  Poland was the first country to fight against Germany during World War II. In September 1939 its air force fought courageously in mostly obsolete aircraft to defend the Homeland. Andrzej Wajda's latest - a costume comedy. After fourty-three years of his absence as an actor, Polanski returned to Wajda as an actor in the production of Zemsta. The hilarious tale of two 17th century families divided by love, greed
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Written and Directed by Gerald M. Kochan
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DVD: Ziemia Podwojnie Obiecana - The Double Promised Land DVD:Witness To Hope - The Life Of Pope John Paul II Our Polish Story DVD
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DVD: Ziemia Podwojnie Obiecana - The Double Promised Land Based on George Weigel’s definitive 1000-plus page biography, Judith Dwan Hallet’s richly textured, feature-length treatment stands alone in its insight into John Paul II’s inner life, his thought and his spirituality. Speaking of other biographers, the H Our Polish Story DVD.  
Filmmaker Keith Famie, who participated in Season 1 of “Survivor,” documents the Polish-American community in Detroit, providing insight into the culture and history.
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VHS: The Teutonic Knights - Krzyzacy Video: Iron Hand - Zelazna Reka Video: With Fire and Sword - Ogniem I Mieczem - Part 1 of the Trilogy (2 Video Cassette Set)
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Certainly one of the highest achievements of the 1960 Polish cinema, and a stirring nationalist epic. Based on the classic novel by Sienkiewicz, this is a vivid portrayal of customs and life in medieval Poland. Aleksander Ford 1960 color. Cast: Andrzej Sz Video: Iron Hand - Zelazna Reka Video: With Fire and Sword - Ogniem I Mieczem
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