The Conductor

Andrzej Wajda / Poland 1979 / 102 min. / DCP
The British actor John Gielgud portrays an old conductor who, at the end of his illustrious career, wishes to return to his birthplace. However, struggling with a confrontation with the master is an average conductor of the local ensemble, the husband of the violinist that instigated the master's return. One of Andrzej Wajda's contributions to films of moral anxiety.

Screenings

Wednesday 11.08.2021
17:00 - 18:52
Sports Hall
Director: Andrzej Wajda / Poland 1979 / 102 + 10 min. / DCP / polish / electronic czech subtitles
Introduction: Petr Vlček

Additional info

Directed by
Andrzej Wajda
Screenplay
Andrzej Kijowski
Photography
Sławomir Idziak
Music
Ludwig van Beethoven
Cast
John Gielgud (John Lasocki), Krystyna Jandaová (Marta), Andrzej Seweryn (Adam Pietryk), Jan Ciecierski (otec Marty), Marek Dąbrowski (úředník) ad.