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A Generation (1955)

01/26/1955 (PL) WarDrama 1h 27m


Stach is a wayward teen living in squalor on the outskirts of Nazi-occupied Warsaw. Guided by an avuncular Communist organizer, he is introduced to the underground resistance—and to the beautiful Dorota. Soon he is engaged in dangerous efforts to fight oppression and indignity, maturing as he assumes responsibility for others’ lives. A coming-of-age story of survival and shattering loss, A Generation delivers a brutal portrait of the human cost of war.

  1. Andrzej Wajda


  2. Bohdan Czeszko


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  1. Tadeusz Łomnicki

    Tadeusz Łomnicki

    Stanisław Mazur "Bartek"

  2. Urszula Modrzyńska

    Urszula Modrzyńska

    Ewa "Dorota"

  3. Tadeusz Janczar

    Tadeusz Janczar

    Jasio Krone

  4. Janusz Paluszkiewicz

    Janusz Paluszkiewicz


  5. Ryszard Kotys

    Ryszard Kotys

    Jacek (w napisach: Ryszard Kotas)

  6. Roman Polanski

    Roman Polanski


  7. Ludwik Benoit

    Ludwik Benoit


  8. Zofia Czerwińska

    Zofia Czerwińska

    Barmanka Lola

  9. Zbigniew Cybulski

    Zbigniew Cybulski


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