Family Life 1971

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Family Life ★★ Zycie Rodzinne 1971

Melancholy mood piece finds an engineer reluctantly returning to his family's delapi-dated country mansion after six years in Warsaw. He must confront his own life as well as his alcoholic father and slightly mad sister. Polish with subtitles. 93m/C VHS . PL Daniel Olbrychski, Jan Nowicki, Jan Kreczmar, Maja Komorowska, Halina Mikolajska; D: Krzysztof Zanussi; W: Krzysztof Zanussi; M: Wojciech Kilar.