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From a Night Porter's Point of View

Z punktu widzenia nocnego portiera
IMDB rating
8.3
Quality
SD
Year:
1977
Audio:
Polish
Subtitles:
English
Runtime:
16 Min
Age Rating:
0
Year:
1977
Country:
Poland
A portrait of a factory watchman, a fanatic about discipline and penalising transgressions, a man who enjoys harassing other people both at work and elsewhere. He appears as a symbol of the attitude of some of the die-hard devotees of the system at the time; he may not arouse loathing, but his totalitarian inclinations are disturbing. Critics discerned numerous political allusions and subtexts in the film. In 2006, Austrian director Andreas von Horvath made a film showing the central figure’s subsequent lot in life. Now retired, his views remained unchanged and he recalled communist Poland with fondness.
Cast & Crew
Director
Krzysztof Kieślowski
Producer
WFDiF
Writer
Krzysztof Kieślowski
Director of photography
Witold Stok