Aktorzy prowincjonalni = Provincial Actors

cover image Barcode: 58957748 Call Number: Q-SP022 Material Type: Video -DVD Time: 104 min. System Requirements: NTSC, Region 1 Language: Polish Creator: directed by Agnieszka Holland Description: "The film is set in a small town near Warsaw, to which a young and coming director comes to produce a classic play (Wyspianski "Wyzwolenie") with a modern vein. Everyone in the production gets his usual stereotypical role, but the aging idol of the ensemble senses opportunity to give the performance of his life. For young director everything is already set. The leading man, however, is not giving up and is trying to restore the role according to his view. His wife listens to his ... Collection: Language Resource Center

Anioł w Krakowie

Barcode: 58956330 Call Number: Q-SP019 Material Type: Video -DVD Time: 89 min. System Requirements: NTSC, Region 1 Language: Polish Creator: Artur Wiecek Collection: Language Resource Center

As Crosses Are Measure Of Freedom - Bo Wolnosc Krzyzami Sie Mierzy...

Barcode: 46300016 Call Number: L-SP14 Material Type: Video -VHS Time: 80 min. Language: Polish Description: (Bo Wolnosc Krzyzami Sie Mierzy...)Documents General Anders And The Soldiers Of The 2nd Corps, A Polish Army Brigade That Was Killed In A Bloody Battle In Italy In An Attempt To Begin The Liberation Of Poland During Wwii. Collection: Language Resource Center

ASHES And DIAMONDS

Barcode: 58923921 Call Number: Q-SP001 Material Type: Video -DVD Time: 105 min. System Requirements: NTSC, Region 1 DVD Region: Region 1 Language: Polish Description: Illustrates the conflict of idealism and instinct in this story of a young resistance fighter who assassinates the wrong man at the close of World War II. (Wajda, 1958) Collection: Language Resource Center

Ashes and Diamonds

cover image Barcode: 58958416 Material Type: Video -Digital Language: Polish Creator: directed by Andrzej Wajda Description: During the German occupation noble, bourgeois and worker's partisan groups lived in peace with another. On the first day of freedom they start to fight each other. In these fights is weaved a most tender love story. -imdb Collection: Language Resource Center

Austeria

Barcode: 46300031 Call Number: L-SP28 Material Type: Video -VHS Time: 110 min. Language: Polish Description: Fleeing from the Polish army at the start of World War I, a group of Jews stops overnight in an inn. this is the story of the relationships of love and hate that develop quickly under the threat of war. Collection: Language Resource Center

Barwy Ochronne - Camouflage Camoflage

Barcode: 58922785 Call Number: L-SP32 Material Type: Video -VHS Language: Polish Collection: Language Resource Center

Berlitz Pocket Dictionary: Polish

Barcode: 58954769 Call Number: IL-POL Ber 002 A Material Type: Print-Reference Language: Polish, English Description: Completely new edition - includes idioms and new words and expressions Contains extra grammar information to help you improve your Polish Collection: Language Resource Center

Berlitz Polish Travel Pack

Barcode: 58954791 Call Number: IL-POL Ber 001A Material Type: Language Kit Language: Polish Description: Book + 1 CD Collection: Language Resource Center

Blind Chance - Przypadek

Barcode: 46300015 Call Number: L-SP13 Material Type: Video -VHS Time: 122 min. Language: Polish Description: (Przypadek) political drama presents three different biographies of a man's life to investigate what choices he would have made under different situations. As a physician, a political dissident and a party activist, he attempts to follow his basic principles and live by a sense of duty. Boguslaw Linda stars. (Krzysztof Kieslowski, 1981) Collection: Language Resource Center

Camera Buff

cover image Barcode: 58954652 Call Number: Q-SP015 Material Type: Video -DVD Time: 117 min. Language: Polish Creator: Krzysztof Kieslowski Description: Filip buys an 8mm movie camera when his first child is born. Because it's the first camera in town, he's named official photographer by the local Party boss. His horizons widen when he is sent to regional film festivals with his first works but his focus on movie making also leads to domestic strife and philosophical dilemmas Collection: Language Resource Center

Camera Buff

cover image Barcode: 58958731 Call Number: DQ-SP015 Material Type: Video -Digital Time: 117 min. Language: Polish Creator: Krzysztof Kieslowski Description: Filip buys an 8mm movie camera when his first child is born. Because it's the first camera in town, he's named official photographer by the local Party boss. His horizons widen when he is sent to regional film festivals with his first works but his focus on movie making also leads to domestic strife and philosophical dilemmas Collection: Language Resource Center

Colonel Wolodyjowski

Barcode: 46300001 Call Number: L-SP02 Material Type: Video -VHS Time: 160 min. Language: Polish Description: A landmark epic based on the historical trilogy of Henry Sinkiewicz. Set in the year 1668, at the time of the Turkish invasion of Poland's eastern frontier. (Hoffman, 1969) Collection: Language Resource Center

Conversational Polish

Barcode: 58953614 Call Number: IL-POL Pim 001A Material Type: Language Kit Language: Polish Collection: Language Resource Center

Cracow And Its University

Barcode: 46300026 Call Number: L-SP23 Material Type: Video -VHS Time: 27 min. Language: Polish Description: One of the most compact sources of information on the most famous places in Cracow. Collection: Language Resource Center

Czesc, Jak Sie Masz? (Level A1) - czesc 1: Spotykamy sie w Polsce

Barcode: 58948348 Material Type: Print-Text/Workbook Language: Polish Description: Czesc, jak sie masz? Part 1: Spotykamy sie w Polsce is the first communicative coursebook of Polish for level A1. It contains 13 lesson units. Each lesson comprises passsages in Polish with a Polish-English glossary, a vocabulary chart, grammar and communication notes in English, as well as exercises in grammar and oral communication. Collection: Language Resource Center

Czesc, Jak Sie Masz? (Level A2) - czesc II: Spotykamy sie w Europie

Barcode: 58948350 Material Type: Print-Text/Workbook Language: Polish Description: Czesc, jak sie masz? Czesc II: Spotkajmy sie w Europie is the first communicative course-book of Polish as a foreign language for level A2. It consists of 14 lesson units, each of which contains dialogs in Polish with a Polish-English dictionary, a lexical table, grammatical and communicative commentaries in English, as well as grammatical exercises, passages for reading and listening comprehension practice, and communicative tasks. Collection: Language Resource Center

David Boring

cover image Barcode: 58961977 Call Number: FR-POL Clo Material Type: Print Language: Polish Creator: Daniel Clowes (translated by Wojciech Goralczyk) Description: Terry Zwigoff's movie of Daniel Clowes' extraordinary graphic novel Ghost World has brought Clowes hordes of new readers. Every one of them will be eagerly awaiting the adventures of Clowes' new hero: David Boring, a nineteen-year-old security guard with a tortured inner life and an obsessive nature Collection: Language Resource Center

Day of the Wacko - Dzień Świra

cover image Barcode: 58954651 Call Number: Q-SP014 Material Type: Video -DVD Time: 90 min. System Requirements: NTSC, Region 1 DVD Region: Region 1 Language: Polish Creator: Marek Koterski Description: Day of Wacko is the newest dark comedy from the director of the internationally acclaimed Nothing Funny. Day of Wacko depicts a day in the life of a 49- year-old elementary school teacher who is completely disillusioned with his reality. As he looks for causes for his unhappiness, he blames his neighbors, his mother, his student, everyone but himself. But things won’t turn around until he first takes a serious look at his own pathetic self. Polish with English subtitles Collection: Language Resource Center

Day of the Wacko - Dzień Świra

cover image Barcode: 58958422 Call Number: DQ-SP014 Material Type: Video -Digital Time: 90 min. System Requirements: NTSC, Region 1 DVD Region: Region 1 Language: Polish Creator: Marek Koterski Description: Day of Wacko is the newest dark comedy from the director of the internationally acclaimed Nothing Funny. Day of Wacko depicts a day in the life of a 49- year-old elementary school teacher who is completely disillusioned with his reality. As he looks for causes for his unhappiness, he blames his neighbors, his mother, his student, everyone but himself. But things won’t turn around until he first takes a serious look at his own pathetic self. Polish with English subtitles Collection: Language Resource Center

Do Widzenia, Do Jutra - See You Tomorrow

Barcode: 58949570 Call Number: L-SP34 Material Type: Video -VHS Time: 90 min. Language: Polish Creator: Janusz Morgenstern Description: It is not only a romantic tale about the love of a Polish student and the daughter of a foreign diplomat. It is also, or even above all, the record of such phenomenom as were te academic theatres CO-TO and BIM-BOM and the atmosphere among the students at that time. Collection: Language Resource Center

Double Life Of Veronique

Barcode: 46300025 Call Number: L-SP22 Material Type: Video -VHS Time: 96 min. Language: Polish Description: A Polish-French co-production about two remarkably similar women who are acutely aware of each other's existence. One is a polish music student with a beautiful voice and a heart condition, the other is a French school teacher paralyzed by doubt. (Kieslowski, 1991) Collection: Language Resource Center

Dziewczyna z plakatu - The Girl in the Poster

Barcode: 58944692 Call Number: Q-SP004 Material Type: Video -DVD Time: 30 min. System Requirements: Region 1 DVD Region: Region 1 Language: Polish Description: The picture of Magda Figur astride a tractor is well remembered from the 1940's propaganda as a relict of socialist realism. The story of Magda's life reveals her original personality and passions. Collection: Language Resource Center

Eastern Europe : Breaking with the Past. The Polish Experience

Barcode: 58949737 Call Number: L-SP43 Material Type: Video -VHS Language: Polish, English Description: Two films covering the first Solidarity Congress in 1980 and the environmental crisis facing Poland's Silesia region. Collection: Language Resource Center

EDI

Barcode: 58956332 Call Number: Q-SP018 Material Type: Video -DVD Time: 98 min. System Requirements: NTSC, Region 1 Language: Polish Creator: Piotr Trzaskalski Description: Best friends Edi and Jureczek earn their living as scrap-metal pickers on the streets of a big city. Our story begins when the two gangster Brothers who rule the neighborhood beat a fellow scrap picker to death. This is the Brothers' way of enforcing payments for illegally sold alcohol. A few days later the Brothers come up with an extraordinary proposal for Edi. They want him to tutor Princess, their 17- year old sister whom they have been bringing up since the death of their parents. The ... Collection: Language Resource Center