Man of Iron

(1981)

Overview

In Warsaw in 1980, the Communist Party sends Winkel, a weak, alcoholic TV hack, to Gdansk to dig up dirt on the shipyard strikers, particularly on Maciek Tomczyk, an articulate worker whose father was killed in the December 1970 protests. Posing as sympathetic, Winkel interviews the people surrounding Tomczyk, including his detained wife, Agnieszka.

  1. Andrzej Wajda

    Director

  2. Aleksander Ścibor-Rylski

    Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Jerzy Radziwiłowicz

    Jerzy Radziwiłowicz

    Maciek Tomczyk / Mateusz Birkut

  2. Krystyna Janda

    Krystyna Janda

    Agnieszka

  3. Marian Opania

    Marian Opania

    Winkel

  4. Irena Byrska

    Irena Byrska

    Matka Hulewicz

  5. Wiesława Kosmalska

    Wiesława Hulewicz

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Man of Iron
Man of Iron

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Original Title Czlowiek z zelaza

Status Released

Release Information

  • July 27, 1981
    Theatrical

    Meaning

Original Language Polish

Runtime 2h 27m

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