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Episode Details

(1956/Poland, 97 min., b&w, drama) Dir.: Andrzej Wajda. Cast: Teresa Izewska, Tadeusz Janczar, Wienczyslaw Glinski, Tadeusz Gwiazdowski, Vladek Sheybal. During the final days of the Warsaw Uprising in September 1944, an officer with 43 men left in his company is ordered to retreat through the sewer system (“kanal”). In Polish with English subtitles. Discussion follows film.