A Railwayman's Word

General Information

Original Title
Kolejarskie Slowo
Author/Creator
Munk, Andrzej, director.
Language
Polish.
Subtitles
English
Published
Poland, 1953.
Physical Description
DVD-ROM (22 min.)

Contents/Summary

Summary
Munk starts to blur the distinction between fiction and documentary in this film. Using real railway workers he shows the co-operative effort through dramatised scenes. Seemingly a “production documentary,” it reinvented documentary as a form of art.

Subjects

Subject
Poland
Genre
Documentary films

Bibliographic Information

Title Translation
A Railwayman's Word

Holdings

Item Type Current Location Collection Call Number Volume Info Shelving Location Public Note
DVD-ROMOSA Film LibraryOSA Film LibraryFL Record 1732--