Login

Ashes and Diamonds

This brilliant statement illustrates the conflict of idealism and instinct in the story of a young resistance fighter who assassinates the wrong man at the close of World War II. With Zbigniew Cybulski, who was known as the Polish James Dean.

Year: 1958
Genre: Alice's 300 Greatest Films, Eastern European Cinema, Best of the 1950s, Movies (1001 You Must See Before You Die)
Country: Poland
Director: Andrzej Wajda
Starring: Zbigniew Cybulski, Ewa Krzyzanowska
Duration: 105 Minutes
Rating: PG
Subtitles: Yes
7.9/10
Location in store: Alice's 300 Greatest Films

AVAILABILITY

DVD out - ADD TO YOUR QUEUE

Permanent Collection

For in-store pickup reservations please call 03 3650 615

ALICE ALSO SUGGESTS:

Ivan's Childhood (1962)

AKA 'My Name is Ivan'. Tarkovsky's debut feature was awarded 15 international prizes and is the haun...

East / West (1999)

In this Academy Award nominee for Best Foreign Film, Russian emigres are invited to return home by S...

Man of Marble (1976)

Perhaps Andrzej Wajda's most important film, this documentary-style expose of Stalinist corruption p...

Wajda's War Trilogy ( A Generation / Kanal / Ashes and Diamonds ) (1955)

Master Polish director Andrzej Wajda received an Honorary Academy Award for five decades of work, be...