- Poland / France / UK
- Directed by: Pawel Pawlikowski
- Cast: Joanna Kulig, Tomasz Kot, Borys Szyc, Jeanne Balibar
- Language: Polish
In 1949 Poland, Wiktor (Kot) is given the job of starting a folk music and dance academy, where he falls for Zula (Kulig). Pawlikowski’s film, dedicated to his own parents, is shot in ravishing black and white and is a stunning love story, steeped in song and emotion and exquisitely crafted.
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Year: 2018Director: Pawel PawlikowskiStarring: Joanna Kulig, Tomasz Kot, Borys Szyc2018 Cannes Best Director award winner, Palme DOr nomineeA passionate love story between two people of different backgrounds and temperaments, who are fatefully mismatched, set against the background of the Cold War in the 1950s in Poland, Berlin, Yugoslavia and Paris.Lets create a special Gala occasion, so why not bring friends, dress up to be snapped on the red carpet, then enjoy a celebration drink. Or simply come to watch a stylish, beautiful film with evocative music.its visually stunning, passionate, wistful, and thoughtful in equal measure.Emily Yoshida, Vulture
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Reviews & features
Cold War11 May 2018
Cannes 2018: Pawel Pawlikowski follows the Oscar-winning Ida in beguiling fashion
The love of a lifetime takes everything you have in Cold War, an exquisitely crafted heartbreaker from Ida director Pawel Pawlikowski. Dedicated to his parents and shot in ravishing black and white, it offers a stunning marriage of haunting imagery and…
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