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This edition: Our God's Brother





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Episode Details

(1997/Poland, 107 min., color, drama) Dir.: Krzysztof Zanussi. Cast: Piotr Adamczyk, Scott Wilson. Based on a play by Karol Wojtyla, better known as Pope John Paul II. It tells of a painter in 19th century Poland, Adam Cimelowski, who devotes his life to working among the poor and explores the interrelationship of poverty and Christianity. In English. Discussion with Zanussi follows the film (and is available online in streaming audio.)

Guest List

Prof. Jerry Carlson Professor of film studies, City College of New York

Krzysztof Zanussi Film Director