AFS: Wajda's 'Man of Iron'

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Presented by Austin Film Society at AFS Cinema, Austin TX

Oct 18
AFS: Wajda's 'Man of Iron'
Wajda’s sense of how political struggle is felt at a human, personal level is at the heart of MAN OF IRON, the director’s second film about Poland’s contemporary worker movements, which earned him both the Cannes Palme D’Or and an Academy Award nomination. The film was even more remarkably timely than MAN OF MARBLE, and was banned in Poland due its harsh critique of the communist government. A newspaper journalist attempts to cover a shipyard workers’ strike for paper that has the
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