The Conductor (1980)

09/28/1980 (US) DramaMusic 1h 41m
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A violinist in a provincial Polish orchestra, whose husband is the director of the ensemble, on a visit to the US ties up with the world- renowned symphony conductor. As it turns out he was once in love with violinist's mother. The conductor, a slightly unstable hypochondriac, returns to Poland to lead the provincial orchestra. He also tries to revive old love affair using the violinist as a surrogate of her mother. Her husband is resentful of the conductor for both personal and professional reasons.

  1. Andrzej Wajda


  2. Andrzej Kijowski


Top Billed Cast

  1. John Gielgud

    John Gielgud

    John Lasocki

  2. Krystyna Janda

    Krystyna Janda


  3. Andrzej Seweryn

    Andrzej Seweryn

    Adam Pietryk, mąż Marty

  4. Jan Ciecierski

    Jan Ciecierski

    ojciec Marty

  5. Tadeusz Czechowski

    Tadeusz Czechowski

    pan Tadzio, skrzypek w orkiestrze

  6. Marek Dąbrowski

    Marek Dąbrowski

    urzędnik z Wydziału Kultury

  7. Józef Fryźlewicz

    Józef Fryźlewicz


  8. Janusz Gajos

    Janusz Gajos

    dygnitarz z Warszawy

  9. Stanisław Górka

    Stanisław Górka

    kontrabasista z orkiestry

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The Conductor
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Original Language Polish

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